Samar Ahmed Abd El Ghaffar was born in Alexandria and moved to Cairo when she was 4-years-old. She's the sister of the Egyptian actress Wafaa Amer. She studied Acting and directing in Cairo and worked as a model which benefited her to overcome her fear of the camera. Her first true step was her role in “Hadret El Motaham Aby” (Mr. Lawyer, my Father) with Nour El Sherif. From there she was cast in many movies and series like: “Ramy El Itesamy,” (Sit-in Ramy), “Share' El Haram,” (El Haram str.) “Banat El Am,” (Female Cousins) “Hassal Kheir,” (It's Alright), “Sa'a we Nos” (An Hour and a Half) and “Harag We Marag" (Hubbub).