Omar Sharif, the dashing, Egyptian-born actor who was one of the biggest movie stars in the world in the 1960s, with memorable roles in Dr. Zhivago, Lawrence of Arabia and Funny Girl, has died. He was 83.
Egyptian screen legend Omar Sharif will attend a special free outdoor screening of his 1991 film 'An Egyptian Citizen' (Al Muwaten Masri) at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF) on October 28 at 9pm at the Katara Open Air Theatre.
Egyptian film legend Omar Sharif on Monday joined the calls for President Hosni Mubarak to step down, saying he had failed to improve the standard of living for ordinary people.
The 78-year old from Alexandria is best known for his role as