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Nelly Karim is a beautiful Egyptian actress, fashion model and ballerina, born on 18 December, 1974 in Alexandria, Egypt. She is well known for her role in “The Blue Elephant” (2014), “678” (2010), “Clash” (2016), “Alzheimer’s” (2010).


Name               : Nelly Karim

Full name          : Nelly Mohamed Atallah

Born                 : December 18, 1974

Birth Place        : Alexandria, Egypt

Horoscope       :  Sagittarius

Occupation       : Actress, Model, Ballerina

Years Active    : 1999 – Present

Nationality        : Egyptian, Russian

Spouse             : Hani Abu Naga

Parents             : Mohamed Elsayed Atallah

Children           : Celia Abu Naga, Yousef, Karim, Kinda Abu Naga


Nelly Karim completed her graduation in the Art’s Academy from the Ballet institute and then pursued higher studies. She started her career with dancing ballet at the Cairo Opera in 1991. She appeared in the Ramadan trivia show in 1999.

She acted in the famous television series “Face of the Moon” in 2000 with Salah Abdullah and Vdmtha, which was her first appearance as an actress in the television series. She also performed in several television series, including “Wajh Al Qammar”, “Hadeeth al-Sabah wa al-Masaa”, “Al Houb Al Kabir” and “Al Bannat”.

Her first step in the way of the film was through Hawa, who introduced Nelly in 2002, with the Egyptian film – Turkish escape “The Runaway Mummy”, which was a turning point in her career. Then she starred in several successful films, such as “Open Your Eyes”, “War Otalia” and “I’m my age”, which gave him the Best Actress award at the Cairo International Film Festival.

Nelly drawn the attention of the audience for her portrayals in seductive roles in 2006. She achieved a Best Actress award at the Cairo International Film Festival for her role in “Enta Omry” in 2004. She also won the Jury Grand Prize at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards for her role in the film “678” and Best Actress award at the Arab Film Festival for her role in “678” in 2012.



  • Shabab Ala Al Hawa (2001)
  • Runaway Mummy (2002)
  • .. New York (2004)
  • Your Love’s Fire (2004)
  • Ghabi Mino Fih (2004)
  • My Soul Mate (2004)
  • War of Italy (2005)
  • Open Your Eye (2006)
  • To End of the World (2006)
  • Rash Boy Dreams (2007)
  • Have We Met Before? (2008)
  • One-Zero (2009)
  • Alzheimer’s (2010)
  • 678 (2010)
  • The Blue Elephant (2014)
  • Clash (2016)

Television Series:

  • Face of the Moon (2000)
  • Hadith Alsabah wa Almassaa (2001)
  • Zat (2013)
  • Women’s Prison (2014)
  • Saraya Abdeen (2014)
  • Under Control (2015)
  • Sokot Hor (2016)


  • Best Actress at the Cairo International Film Festival in 2004, for “Enta Omry”
  • Special Award at the Cairo National Festival for Egyptian Film in 2010, for “Wahed-Sefr”
  • Jury Grand Prize at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards in 2011, for “678”
  • Best Actress at the Arab Film Festival in 2012, for “678”

Personal Life:

Nelly Karim is born to an Egyptian father and a Russian mother, whose real name is Nelly Mohamed Atallah and took the name of her son Karim. She married Hani Abu Naga and they have four children named, Celia Abu Naga, Yousef, Karim, Kinda Abu Naga

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