Egyptian known actor Ali Abdel Rahim passed away suddenly on Tuesday due to increased blood pressure, Theatre sector at the ministry of culture announced.
Born in 1961, Abdel Rahim began his artistic career by joining the Modern Theatre company operating under the Theatre sector.
Throughout his career Abdel Rahim acted in over 100 works for theatre, film and television.
The theatre works include Monkey with Thick Hair, My Aunt Safeya and the Monastery, President of the Republic of Himself, Sultan Daughter's Groom, The Thugs among many others.
Outside theatre his best known appearances include those in film Naji Attalah's Squad (2012) starring Adel Emam and television series such as a Man with Many Fates as well as Al-Helmiya Nights starring Yahia El Fakharani.
The funeral for Abdel Rahim is yet to be announced.
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