Hendeya هندية

This is Egyptian bellydancer Hendeya performing part of her nightclub show which also features shaabi singer Sami Ali (سامي علي ). Hendeya was very popular during the 1990s, while Sami Ali is best known to dancers from his songs with Sahar Hamdi.
Hendeya also danced in several Egyptian movies and you’ll find a couple of her scenes here on Vimeo. She’s from the same era as Lucy.

Hendeya (1995) هندية

Egyptian bellydancer Hendeya performs in a scene from the 1995 film ‘Abu Zeid Zamaanoh’ (أبو زيد زمانه). Hendeya was a popular performer in Egypt during the 80s and 90s with many shows, weddings and film appearances. She was also well known for her nightclub shows in Cairo with singer Sami Ali who’s himself known to Western dancers due to his work with Sahar Hamdi.
The film ‘Abu Zeid Zamaanoh’ starred Egyptian actors Elham Shahein, Mahmoud Hemeida and Mamdouh Wafi.