Saudi Arabia is a beautiful and blessed land. It never happened the people who visited it were unhappy or reviled this land. Today I am going to tell you about 8 famous celebrities who visited Saudi Arabia and loved every bit of it whether it was their religious trip or business trip.
1-Jason Momoa: In November 2017 a well-known American actor known as Khal Drogo for his role in Game of Thrones visited Saudi Arabia with an Egyptian pro wrestler Mada Abdel Hamid to take part in Comic-con Arabia and totally loved it.
Comic-Con is an international culture that basically started in California for fans of superheroes science fiction TV shows. The two stars had Arabian traditional feast “Mothaba” in total Saudi style.
Now, this is what we call a feast, eating like Kings we couldn’t move forward and we couldn’t Abdel Hamid wrote in his caption while posting g their pictures of having mothaba together. People too loved their visit in Riyadh.
2-WWE superstar Mark Henry: Mark Henry a famous WWE superstar made his way out to Saudi Arabia in April as a part of four-day talent tryout to find the next wave of superstars to join its professional teasers in Jeddah.
Mark Henry was among the leading more than 25 participants. He donned the Ghutrah and captured his pictures like a boss and the people unconditionally appreciated it.
Those longhorns are in Saudi Arabia now! pic.twitter.com/FCvsOnonsZ
— TheMarkHenry (@TheMarkHenry) April 22, 2018
3-Giancarlo Esposito: Giancarlo Esposito is an award-winning famous American actor known as Gus in his TV series “Breaking bad”.
He visited the Kingdom in February 2017 as a part of Comic-Con Arabia and was much excited to visit the Kingdom as a part of first Comic-con Arabia. He wished to visit Saudi Arabia again to work with Saudi Filmmakers.
4-Mike Tyson: This famous heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson made it to Makkah to perform mini-pilgrimage Umrah in the Holy Mosque.
Tyson who was also jailed for rape converted into Islam during his imprisonment between the years 1992 and 1995.
5-Ian Somerhalder: Ian Somerhalder an American actor and Vampire diaries star visited Saudi Arabia to participate in Jeddah comic Con Arabia.
He was much excited to visit the Land of Saudi Arabia as he said on Twitter just landed in Jeddah and I am ecstatic to see you all at Comic-Con.
— Saudi Comic Con (@Saudicomiccon) March 22, 2018
6-Manchester United Footballer Paul Pogba: Paul Pogba, a French Footballer made it to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah. He announced about his trip On Instagram saying he was on his way to Saudi Arabia to say thank you for this season.
He also posted the video of himself standing in front of the Holy Kaaba wearing Ihram, a traditional white garb worn by Muslim men during Pilgrimage.
7-Wrestler Dean Muhtadi: Dean Muhtadi a famous wrestler also known as Mojo Rowley loved his visit to Saudi Arabia last month. He too came to Saudi Arabia to lead the four-day talent tryout in Jeddah, to scout for new talent to join its professional list.
He loved his journey, explored the beautiful land and updated his fan to every bit of his journey on Social media.
Besides this, he was amazed to see the transformation of the Kingdom and thanked the people of Saudi Arabia to make him feel like a family. He said one of the best parts of the job is being able to see the world living.
Great time today touring Historic Jeddah with @themarkhenry. Amazing to see the transformation the city has experienced. Thank you to the Saudi people for treating us like family all week. Shukran jazeelin!
Also, I thought I sweat a lot, but Mark Henry is on a different level. pic.twitter.com/lnCrCOjdLP
— Dean Muhtadi (@MojoRawleyWWE) April 22, 2018
8-Toby Keith: Saudi totally loved the time when in 2017 Toby Keith an American country singer performed with Saudi very own lute player Rabeh Saqer in a male-only event in Riyadh.
An audience of Saudi men listening politely to country music in Riyadh. pic.twitter.com/Z48TzKEfwe
— Ben Hubbard (@NYTBen) May 21, 2017
This ‘local meets international’ was the part of Welcoming program for U.S President Donald Trump during his visit to the Kingdom which was his first official overseas trip since taking the office.