Omar Sharif

Omar Sharif

Egyptian actor
Omar Sharif was an Egyptian actor, generally regarded as one of his country's greatest male film stars.Wikipedia
BornApril 10, 1932
HometownAlexandria, Egypt
Net worth$2 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseFaten Hamama (m 1955 - 1974)
PartnerAndréa Ferréol
ChildrenTarek Sharif
ParentsJoseph Chalhoub
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Photos

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Videos

Youssef Chahine: Films of Alexandria's giant of cinema revisited in Paris

He launched the career of actor Omar Sharif and put iconic French singer Dalida on the silver screen: Youssef Chahine was a major figure in the golden age of Egyptian cinema thanks to his naturalistic, groundbreaking films. Ten years after his death, the Cinémathèque Française is hosting a retrospective of his greatest features alongside an exhibition exploring his universe.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

La isla misteriosa y el capitán Nemo
La isla misteriosa y el capitán Nemo
PG
1h 36min
1975
My Only Love
My Only Love
2h
1960
1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham
1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham
0h 14min
2015
J'ai oublié de te dire
J'ai oublié de te dire
1h 42min
2008
Looking for Sofia
Looking for Sofia
1h 25min
2004
Heaven Before I Die
Heaven Before I Die
PG
1h 35min
1997
Beyond Justice
Beyond Justice
PG-13
1h 53min
1992
The Rainbow Thief
The Rainbow Thief
R
1h 31min
1990
Keys to Freedom
Keys to Freedom
R
1h 38min
1988
Grand Larceny
Grand Larceny
1h 35min
1987
The Mysterious Island of Captain Nemo
The Mysterious Island of Captain Nemo
PG
1h 35min
1973
Mayerling
Mayerling
PG-13
2h 20min
1968
Pasternak
Pasternak
0h 9min
1965

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1966Golden GlobeBest ActorDoctor ZhivagoWinner
1963Academy AwardActor in a Supporting RoleLawrence of ArabiaNominated
1963Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureLawrence of ArabiaWinner