By Farah Samti | Oct 16 2011Ettounisiya TV , Sami Fehri
Born on November 7th, 1971, Sami Fehri is a Tunisian TV host, producer, and director. Fehri’s career started in the 1990s when he worked as a host at the Tunisian radio station RTCI. He then joined Karthago group, then owned by Belhassen Trabelsi, and together they created Cactus Productions.
The TV production company gave Sami Fehri the chance to work as a TV host, but also to become a producer and director of several television shows such as “Akher Karar” and “Dlilk Mlak”, as well as sitcoms, namely “Maktoub” and “Casting”, which were both broadcast on national television.
After the Tunisian Revolution, Fehri created his own channel: Ettounissya TV, which is broadcast on satellite.
These past few months have been challenging for Sami Fehri, as he is being prosecuted for several charges, and no longer owns Ettounissya TV, of which he remains the Managing Director.
Sami Fehri is married and a father of two girls.