If I were in New York City this week I would absolutely go to this… Have had the honor of getting to know both of these men over the past year.

Holt visited Cairo in April and impressed us with his commitment to human rights and dignity… and when the chips were down for us in the NGO trial, Hisham was the first columnist to come out and call our conviction exactly what it was: A farce.

Egypt’s Revolution Continues… Interrupted.


Actor Holt McCallany welcomes Dr. H.A. Hellyer, Cairo-based nonresident fellow in Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institute, to New York to discuss Egypt’s future.


Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 – 5:00 PM until we are done.


The Cutting Room – 44 East 32nd Street, New York, NY 10016

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284230_10100158868538584_2059653933_nDr H.A. Hellyer is a nonresident fellow with the Project on U.S. Relations with the Islamic World at the Brookings Institution in Washington DC, and an associate fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London. Formerly Senior Practice Consultant at the Gallup Organisation, Dr Hellyer’s expertise in Arab politics, pluralism, religion and security issues in the West and the Arab world has been called upon by different governmental and non-governmental actors in Europe, the US and the Arab world in his capacity as an independent analyst. He regularly contributes to media outlets such as CNN, BBC, Foreign Policy, al-Jazeera, al-Arabiya, the Guardian, the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the National.

holtHolt McCallany won rave reviews for his portrayal of a boxer with pugilistic dementia in the FX series LIGHTS OUT. He was recently seen in GANGSTER SQUAD opposite Sean Penn, and BULLET TO THE HEAD with Sylvester Stallone. Holt just completed work on the new Michael Mann film starring Chris Hemsworth and Leehom Wang, and is currently shooting RUN ALL NIGHT with Liam Neeson and Ed Harris. SEE MORE…