Seven Arab celebrities have showed up on the world’s “100 Most Beautiful Faces” this year alongside Hollywood’s most attractive superstars.
TC Candler’s Instagram account published its annual list of the most 100 beautiful faces in the world, which has been tracking down photos of beautiful celebrities since 1990. The selection happens through a voting system and final results will come out in December.
Several Arab celebrities have made it to the list of nominees, hand in hand next to Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Winslet, Tom Cruise, Blake Lively, Hugh Jackman and many others.
Chosen from all across the region, here are the Arab nominees on the list:
Egyptian Actress Yasmine Sabri
The 30-year-old Egyptian beauty said she was surprised to see her photo on the list.
“I swear to God, I’m surprised,” Sabri said in a press statement. ”But I hope to rank first in something I made an effort in; I didn’t exert any effort in my appearance– it’s God’s gift to me,” she added.
Tunisian actor Dhafer L'Abidine
The former Tunisian footballer, now actor Dhafer L'Abidine started his acting debut in the West before coming to the Arab world to take part in many successful TV series.
Egyptian Sherif Fayed
Egyptian travel blogger, actor and TV host Sherif Fayed also showed up on the list.
Kuwaiti actress Haya Abdul Salam
Lebanese Jessica Kahawaty
Kahawaty is a lawyer, TV Host, beauty queen and model.
Laith Abo Joda
Abo Joda is a 24-year-old Jordanian-Palestinian singer
Kuwaiti-Jordanian Rawan Bin Hussein
Hussien is a Law student and an Instagram star.
While the real intentions behind this beauty competition seem to be a little bit ambiguous, fans of the Arab celebrities took to social media to to affirm their thoughts on the celebs who made to the list.