Viu presents original Saudi thriller 'Doon'

Monday 21 January 2019 | 10:16 CET | News
PCCW's OTT service Viu has revealed details of its latest Saudi original serial, "Doon", which is the first crime-action thriller show in the country. Social celebrity Bader Saleh makes his debut in Saudi drama, playing the role of Adham, a loyal childhood friend and accomplice of protagonist Ahmed, played by young Saudi actor Azzam Al Namry. The first episode was show at an exclusive event in Jeddah, attended by prominent members of the industry.  

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Categories: Internet
Companies: PCCW
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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