"Arrabat Beirut" - The Alluring World of 1960s Beirut

"Arrabat Beirut" or "The Godmother of Beirut," a new series from Shahid, takes viewers back to the 1960s Beirut, often referred to as the city's golden era, whether mythical or real. The series revolves around the captivating world of Old Beirut, a cabaret brimming with glamour, sex, and alcohol, frequented by the city's elite. The cabaret's manager, Madame Juliette, not only oversees the establishment but also guards the secrets of its patrons. However, beneath the glitter and seductive charm of her showgirls lies a personal secret that threatens to topple her entire empire.

The 10-episode series, produced by Eagle Films, is penned by Mazen Taha and Nour Chichakli and directed by Philippe Asmar.