It’s not every day that you get to read about Saudi women. Sure there’s many articles discussing their position in society and how they don’t get enough rights – and that’s true. It’s important to remember that. But at the same time it’s important to not just see them as victims. Why do we rarely get to read about Saudi women in a positive light? We mustn’t forget that they’re just women, as the rest of us. So today let’s just talk about famous and gorgeous Saudi women and celebrate them for being who they are and their talents.
Ahd is a beautiful and talented actress and director from Saudi Arabia. You probably know her from a BAFTA nominated movie called Wadjda. This is actually the first Saudi Arabian feature film and Ahd played the lead role in this movie. She actually started her career by starring in and directing short films, all of which received awards and prestigious nominations. Ahd is also the first Saudi Arabian to ever get a Directing degree in the U.S.
2. Reem Abdullah
Reem Abdullah is a brilliant actress with a great sense of humor. You might recognize her from Tash Ma Tash, where she worked with Nasser Al Qasabi and Abdul-Allah Al-Sadhan, who are hilarious comedians.
3. Princess Ameerah Al-taweelThis mesmerising lady is a Saudi Arabian Princess. Not only that, but she’s also a philanthropist, Vice Chairperson of Al-Waleed bin Talal Foundation and a member of the board of trustees at Silatech. She has spoken out many times about the issue of women’s rights in Saudi. She’s a big advocate about women’s right to drive in Saudi Arabia and she’s also very passionate about the empowerment of women.
4. Nermin Mohsen
This beautiful lady is a well known Saudi actress. She was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She’s only 23 but she’s already achieved quite a few things. Her career started in 2010 with a role on a famous comedy show Maraya, and after that she has been offered many other TV jobs.
5. Razan AlazzouniRazan Alazzouni is a famous and talented Saudi fashion designer. Her dresses have been worn by various celebs on red carpets. Kelly Osbourne, Paris Hilton and Emma Roberts have been seen wearing her beautiful dresses.
6. Nadine Al-Budair
Nadine is a well known news presenter in the Saudi Arabia and has her own show on Rotana Network. She’s gorgeous, talented and very smart. Nadine is a women’s right activist. She’s known for her view concerning women’s rights, their position in society and her liberal stance on religious police.
7. Suha NuwailatiSuha is relatively new when it comes to her fame and celebrity status. But once you watch Subscribe, a show she hosts with three other women, you’ll never forget her.
8. Aseel Omran
Aseel Omran is a gorgeous and talented Saudi singer. She rose to fame when she entered a reality show called Gulf Start. You might also know her from Heya wa Huwa (Her and Him). She’s popular not only in the Saudi Arabia, but all over the Middle East. She’s actually signed onto the Arab World’s biggest record label – Rotana.