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Mel started a fan site for Siddig in 1996, as a way to learn HTML and to promote his charitable endeavors. In 1998, he proposed that it become his official fan site; she quickly agreed and a long-distance friendship was born. You can reach Mel at mel[at]sidcity[dot]net.

Sid To Be Featured on Sci-Fi Guys Podcast

The Sci-Fi Guys podcast will feature Sid and the SF Ball on their March 3rd episode. Listen live at 8PM GMT (3PM Eastern) or download later at your convenience.

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‘Cairo Time’ Included in Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

The line up for this year’s Jameson Dublin International Film Festival has been released, and Cairo Time is among the films to be screened. This year’s festival takes place from 18–28 February.  Cairo Time is scheduled for 23 February at 19:00 at the Lighthouse Cinema Smithfield. So far Patricia Clarkson …

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Sid To Appear in and Strike Back

How did Alexander Siddig spend his birthday? Filming the new mini-series Strike Back with Richard Armitage and Andrew Lincoln in South Africa. Sid is playing Sharq and is excited to be working with Edward Hall, “a director who is not only terrific but a childhood friend,” he says. The story …

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Pre-Order Cairo Time on Blu-ray in Canada

Canadians get all the good stuff with this film! Cairo Time will be released on DVD in Canada on January 19, 2010. Blu-ray is generally region free, so if you have a Blu-ray player, you’ll be able to watch this version.  Pre-order your copy today! Stay tuned for news of …

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Articles and Interviews from the Doha Tribeca Film Festival

The Doha Tribeca Film Festival took place over the weekend with Cairo Time serving as the closing film. Alexander Siddig, Patricia Clarkson, and Ruba Nadda attended to take part in a press conference as well as a couple of screenings. We’ve posted lots of photos from the weekend in the …

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PHOTOS: More from the Doha Tribeca Film Festival

Tonight is the Cairo Time screening at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival in Qatar. More photos of Sid with co-star Patricia Clarkson, writer/director Ruba Nadda, some festival officials and a few fans. Check out the full set in the Gallery.

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