Egyptian satirical puppet Abla Fahita enters the world of modeling

Ahram Online , Saturday 10 Apr 2021

Abla Fahita's fame keeps growing as she explores numerous creative territories: television, acting and now modelling

Abla Fahita

Abla Fahita's fame has skyrocketed since her first appearance online in 2010. Her most recent appearance was in an ad for a famous German sportswear corporation’s most recent promotional campaign.

With her green hair in the ad, this marks Abla Fahita's entry to the world of international modeling.

The Egyptian satirical puppet's career began on YouTube, and gained further popularity when in 2011 she was featured on Al-Bernameg television show.

Celebrated across the Middle East, Abla Fahita has gained huge viewership through her TV show Live from the Duplex, broadcast on Egypt’s CBC channel, and caused controversy with her sharp tongue and political commentary.

The puppet stars in Drama Queen, a Netflix Arabic original series released earlier this year.

With over five million followers on Facebook, Abla Fahita is reportedly the highest paid female presenter in the Middle East. She is undeniably loved by viewers of all ages; however, her appearances usually target adult audiences.

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