Comedy is Netflix’s First Foray into the Middle East

Popular Lebanese comedian Adel Karam. (Facebook / Adel Karam)

Popular Lebanese comedian Adel Karam. (Facebook / Adel Karam)

For their first Middle Eastern production, Netflix has decided to join forces with the popular stand-up comedian Adel Karam. The show is expected to launch in 2018.


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The show has not been named yet, but the Lebanese star is expected to tackle social issues in the Middle East with his great sense of humor. Karam is more than excited to be a part of this project, especially with it being Netflix’s first Middle Eastern production.

Karam is not only popular for being a comedian, he’s quite known for his acting skills. He starred in many big  Lebanese film where he excelled at playing serious roles. One of these films is The Insult, which topped the box office in Lebanon!

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