Name : Tamer Hosny
Birth Name : Tamer Hosny Sherif Abbas Farghaly
Nick Names : The Generation’s Star, Best African Artist, Legend of the century
Born : 16 August, 1977
Birt Place : Cairo, Egypt
Height : 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
Horoscope : Leo
Occupation : Actor, Singer, Composer, Songwriter, Director
Spouse : Bassma Boussel (m. 2012)
Albums : Ya Bent El-Eih, Arrab Kaman, Bahebak Enta
Tamer Hosny earned his Bachelor of Degree in Media Studies from Cairo University. He started his artistic career in 2002. Then he started to persue his singing career and he started with his introduction to famous television presenter Salma Al Shamaa, who gave Tamer a lifetime opportunity to perform at the Opera House with other talented artists such as Sherine, Abd El Wahab, Nasr Mahrous. Since then, Tamer worked closely with Nasr Mahrous, whom he regarded as his elder brother and released his first album, which was a landmark in the beginning of his career.
This success opened his gates of stardom and fame, not only in singing, but also in the film industry. His most popular songs include “Kol Mara”, “Bent El Eh”, “Aktar Haga” and his notable works in films include “Omar and Salma” (2007) which was a big hit in the Egyptian box office, “Captin Hima” (2008). His film debut was with “Halet Hob” alongside Sherif Ramzy and Hind Sabry.
Tamer Hosny was selected for the “Best African Artist 2010” from Africa Music Awards and the “Legend of the Century” from the Big Apple Music Awards and the First Arab Celebrity to advertise the most famous Italian brand of fashion sunglasses. His music albums and films achieved best sells.
He was preferred to be the Middle East’s ambassador for Operation Smile International Organization since 2006, due to his prominent personality. He is also an endorser of a well-known soft drink brand around the world “Pepsi”, a well-known Communications network around the world “Vodafone”.
Later, the international producer Quincy Jones chosen him to participate in the 1st international Arab Charity operate “Bokra”. In 2011, Tamer appeared in his first drama series “Adam”, which achieved highest views on television and Internet and the series was carrying the banner of national unity and respect for all religions. This series was chosen as the “Best series in 2011” in many surveys and Tamer Hosny was also chosen as the “Best Actor” of drama in 2011.
- Ahwak (Sherif Qabil)
- Omar & Salma 3 (2012)
- Adam (TV Series) (2011)
- Light of My Eyes (Nour) (2010)
- Omar & Salma 2 (TV Movie) (Omar) (2009)
- Captain Hima (Hima) (2008)
- Omar & Salma (Omar) (2007)
- Sayed el atifi (Sayed) (2005)
- Light of My Eyes (Writer) (2010)
- Omar & Salma 2 (TV Movie) (Writer) (2009)
- Omar & Salma (Writer) (2007)
- Sayed El Atifi (Soundtrack) (2005)
- Mbc the Voice Kids (TV Series) (2016)
- Bokra (Video documentary) (2015)
- Stars on Board (TV Series) (2012)
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