Egyptian actor who became an international star after appearing in David Lean's epic, 'Lawrence of Arabia.' Sharif earned a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for the role. He is best known for his performances in "Dr. Zhivago" (1965) and "Funny Girl" (1968).
Guardian: Knave of Hearts
Interview discussing his life and career.
IMDb: Omar Sharif
Provides a filmography, biography, photographs, a message board and links.
Omar Sharif Interview
Discusses his role in the movie 'Monsieur Ibrahim', choosing roles at this stage in his lengthy career, and filming 'Lawrence of Arabia' and 'Dr. Zhivago'.
Yahoo! Movies: Omar Sharif
Contains filmography and biography.
Canoe: Omar the Myth
'Film legend quick to dismiss the Oscar buzz surrounding his role'. By Jane Stevenson. (September 08, 2003)
BBC: Pyramid with Omar Sharif
Article about the actor providing the voice for Nakht on a TV history program. (October 02, 2002)
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