Egyptian actress and singer who became known on her behalf roles in The Leech and Wife Number 13. She was created Fatima Ahmad Kamal, but was presented with the stage name Shadia by movie director Helmi Rafla. Her initial feature role is at the 1947 film, YOUR BRAIN on holiday. She wedded Fouad el-Mohandes in 1963. She made an appearance with Rushdy Abaza in the 1962 film, Wife Amount 13.