Meet Clara Ouba, in her sophomore year at AUT majoring in Audio-Visual Arts. Many will recognize in her one of the comic characters in the popular TV show Basmat Watan. Whether she takes the role of a frustrated wife or of an airhead, Clara always gives an outstanding performance.
Clara started acting at the age of 17, took an audition with Basmat Watan and was selected for her spontaneity she says. Her parents played an important role by encouraging her to pursue a career in acting. Ouba who plans on becoming a movie director, is a fan of Al Pacino and Meryl Streep and her favorite movies include Taxi Driver, The Godfather and Shawshank Redemption.
On her studies at AUT, Clara says, "they fulfill her plans of moving behind the camera".