Iconic Egyptian actress Safiya El-Omary recently opened up about her decision to prevent her children from entering the entertainment industry. In an interview, El-Omary stated that she did not want her children to experience the pain and hardship that she did in the industry, referring to the losses of her close friends Ahmad Zaki, Salah El-Saadani, and Mahmoud Abdel Aziz. El-Omary’s sons were born and raised in America, and while one has artistic inclinations, he is pursuing graphic design rather than acting. El-Omary also spoke about the ups and downs of life, acknowledging that there are always moments of disappointment, but encouraging people to remain optimistic and content with themselves and their choices. She also discussed the impact of losing loved ones, particularly parents, on a person’s life. El-Omary expressed nostalgia for the time when her children were young and she was raising them with love, friendship, and understanding.