Egyptian actress who was known for playing motherly characters in the 1940s and 1950s.
She made her movie debut in the 1938 film, Salama Is Safe, which was a critical and commercial success.
She appeared in over 25 movies throughout her career which, by comparison to her peers, was not a lot.
Her brother also appeared in a few movies that she starred in.
She was born in the same country as fellow actress Mona Zaki.