Tara Emad is an Egyptian actress who effortlessly captured the audience’s attention with her dazzling performance since the early stages of her career. Tara made her foray into acting with the TV series Al Jamia'a (2011), which starred a number of burgeoning actors from across the Arab world. She followed that by a number of hit TV series and films such as Adel Emam’s TV series Saheb El Saa'da (2014), Torab El Mas, El Kowayseen, Marwan Hamed’s The Blue Elephant: Dark Whispers, and the thriller film 122.
In 2017, Tara starred in the TV drama Lam'i El Ott (2017) opposite Mohamed Emam, before taking part in Bein El Sarayat (2015), directed by Sameh Abdel Aziz and starring Bassem Samra and Simone . In 2020, she starred opposite superstar Ahmed Ezz in the musical play Aladdin, along with the romantic series W Neheb Tany Leh (2020), which she co-starred with Yasmin Abdelaziz. and the short film Samt (Pause) alongside Mona Hala. Directed by Tamer Shaaban, the film screened at the Austin Film Festival.
Her most recent works include two serial dramas premiered in Ramadan 2021; Mousa opposite Egyptian star Mohamed Ramadan, and Ded El Kasr along with Nelly Karim. She also took part in the ZED Park ad and participated in the campaign for 500500 Hospital in Ramadan 2021, as well as the Ramadan Gucci show along with a pan-Arab cast of superstars, including: Saba Mubarak, Tamer Habib, Aseel Omran. Inspired by the classic soap operas of the 1980s, Ramadan Gucci is written by Tamer Habib and launched in Ramadan 2021 in collaboration between Gucci and Mille.Tara was also featured in Ghaween Aflam, the latest commercial for Orange Egypt, the official sponsor for the El Gouna Film Festival 2021, as well as the music video Met’ala’ Beeky that was released during the closing ceremony of the festival. The video brings together 10 actresses from 5 Arab countries besides Tara; Youssra, Hend Sabri, Shereen Reda, Saba Mubarak, Nour, Huda ElMufti, Fatima Albanawi, Mayan El Sayed, Sarrah Abdelrahman, and TV presenter Raya Abirached.
Additionally, her upcoming projects include Tahqeeq (Investigation), alongside Ahmed Malek and Huda ElMufti, El Gawahergy alongside Mohamad Henedy and Mona Zaki, and Bait Al Maadi (House of Maadi) alongside Kinda Alloush, Injy El Mokkaddem, Sabry Fawaz, and Enjy Kiwan. The new series is the Arabic version of the successful American series Why Women Kill, whose two seasons were released in 2019 and 2021. Tara is also working on El Molhed (The Atheist) film alongside Ahmed Hatem, produced by Ahmed El Sobky.
Prior to starting her acting career, Tara starred in a number of commercials. In 2010, she entered the Miss Global Teen pageant becoming the First Runner-up and won the title of the Queen of Africa.
Throughout her career, Tara has been a brand ambassador of several famous brands including Bvlgari, Michael Oro Jewellery and she did a shoot for Yves Saint Laurent (YSL). Tara is also the ambassador of Pepsico's new initiative “Recycle for Tomorrow” and Juhayna Nuts & Grains.She has also teamed up with the celebrated Azza Fahmy Jewellery trademark, being their brand ambassador for the new 2021 summer collection ‘El Nur’. Additionally, she graced the cover of many top-notch magazines including Haya magazine where she was styled by Gucci, Vogue Arabia, Marie Claire Magazine, and Cosmopolitan. Recently, Tara associated with the respected house Chanel, becoming the first “Friend of the House” from the Middle East. She also graced the cover of Elle Arabia, November issue, and Laha Magazine, August issue, in collaboration with the prestigious Fendi fashion house. In addition, she collaborated with VOGUE Arabia lately, modelling the new Miss Dior fragrance in their September Issue, 2021.