Mohsena Tawfiq passed away

Veteran Egyptian actress Mohsena Tawfiq died in the early hours of Tuesday 7/5/2019 at the age of 80.

A funeral for the actress is scheduled to take place at the al Sayeda Nafissa Mosque in the afternoon.

Tawfiq was born on December 29, 1939. She closely worked with late director Youssef Shahin in a number of movies, including “el Asfour” (The Bird), “Eskendria Leih” (Alexandria .. Why?) and “el Wadaa Ya Bonaparte” (Adieu Bonaparte).

Tawfiq last appeared in the Upper Egyptian city of Aswan, where she was honored during the Aswan International Women Film Festival in February.

Source: State Information Service Egypt