The Joy Awards 2024 ceremony kicked off in Riyadh today. The General Entertainment Authority is honoring Arab and international stars and works that have made a significant mark in the entertainment world in 2023.
The event includes artistic performances and exciting surprises, making it a magical evening among Riyadh Season‘s nights, reported Akhbaar24.
The ceremony began with the host, Raya Abi Rached, welcoming the stars and guests.
Turning heads on the purple carpet with their glimmering outfits, the artists made statements to the media. They expressed their joy at being in Riyadh for the Joy Awards 2024.
Array of Stars from Pole to Pole Blessing the Event
The ceremony allured a galaxy of world-renowned stars in art and sports from Saudi Arabia, the Arab world, and the whole world.
Among the attendees are Abdullah Al-Sadhan and Zara Albalushi.
From Egypt, Hesham Majed, Chico, Ahmed Ezz, Elham Shahein and Yousra are also in the spectacular event.
A Galaxy of non-arab stars like Martin Lawrence, John Cena, Kevin Costner and Georgina Rodriguez are making an appearance as well.
Additionally, all the way from Bollywood, Salman Khan is blessing the event.
The Egyptian actress Mimi Jamal, in a statement to “Akhbar 24” on the sidelines of the ceremony, revealed that her play “The Red Box” will soon be shown in various cities of the Kingdom.
She considered the Joy Awards ceremony a token of thanks and appreciation from the Entertainment Authority to the stars.
13 Awards for Honoring the Stars
The ceremony, which is turning the eyes of the Arabs and the world towards Riyadh tonight, includes 13 awards.
These awards include Best Actor and Actress, and New Face in the category of series; Favorite Series, Favorite Actor and Actress.
There will also be awards for Favorite Film, New Face in the category of cinema and Favorite male and female Artist.
In addition to this, honorary awards will be presented, including the Honorary Entertainment Makers Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award.