Scriptwriter Medhat El Adlsaid that star Amr Diablaughed so hard he cried while watching the show “ Viva Atata", which stars Mohamed Saad. El Adl added that the show has been widely successful in Egypt since it first aired at the beginning of Ramadan.
On his program “Mesa’a El Kheir” (Good Evening) broadcasted on the CBC channel, El Adl said, “Amr Diab called me from London and told me that he cried from how much he laughed while watching the show “Viva Atata.”
“Viva Atata” stars Mohamed Saad, Amy Samir Ghanem, Samy El Adl, Abdel Rahman Abou Zahra, Samy Maghawry, Sallwa Osman, Alaa Zinhom, and others. The show is written by Sameh Sir Elkhtim and Mohammed El Nabawi, and is directed by Sameh Abdel Aziz and produced by Jamal El Adlof El Adl Group Company.
The show is about an older woman named Tata who createsa lot of problems for herselfand those around her. After being accused of committing a crime, Tata goesjail.In jail, shecauses a number of crises, all of which happen within a comedic framework.