Egyptian actor Amir Karara, who starred as martyr Colonel Ahmed el-Mansy in season one of TV series “El Ekhteyar“, will reprise his role in its sequel once again.
Peter Mimi, the director of the series, announced on Tuesday that Karara is set to appear again in the series in Episode 23 as he did at the beginning of the production.
El-Mansy was the commander of Sa’ka Forces (Thunderbolt Forces) battalion 103, who was martyred with several other members of his battalion on July 7th, 2017. They were killed during clashes between Egyptian army forces and militants in a terror attack launched on an Egyptian armed forces checkpoint in Rafah, North Sinai.
The series will be the first time to present the life of the commander in artistic work.
“El Ekhteyar: Regal el Zel” stars Karim Abdel Aziz, Ahmed Mekky, Mohamed Farag, Eyad Nassar, Injy El Mokkaddem, Asma Abulyazeid, Mohammed Alaa, Eslam Gamal, Ahmed Shaker Abdul Latif, Ryad El Khouly and others.
It is written by Hany Sarhan, produced by Synergy production company and screened in Ramadan 2021 drama marathon.
“El Ekhteyar: Regal el Zel” will also feature late actor, Hady El-Gyar.
The production will center around the events of 2012 from a new angle as well as highlighting the martyrdom of the Ministry of Interior officers, who sacrificed themselves for the country during the period of 2013-2020.
On the other hand, Elawady will also participate in Ramadan 2021 with TV series “Elly Maloush Keber”, which he co-stars with his wife, actress Yasmin Abdelaziz.