World of Islam, Michael Jackson Collide in Egyptian Film
The movie, Sheikh Jackson, follows Sheikh Hani as his love for Michael Jackson throws him onto a bumpy journey to discover his own identity, mirroring how Egypt's conservative society is torn between its Islamic and Arab traditions and Western culture.
VOA, 25 September 2017
An Egyptian ultraconservative Muslim preacher hears on his car radio news of the death of Michael Jackson, the pop singer he idolized in his teens, and he becomes so distraught he… Read more »
Screenshot from the movie, Sheikh Jackson.