Omar Sharif

Apr 10, 1932
Alexandria, Egypt


Born into a wealthy Lebanese-Egyptian family, Omar Sharif was a math and physics major at Cairo's Victory College. He worked briefly in his father's lumber business before pursuing an acting career. Entering movies in 1953 as Omar El-Sharif, the young actor's popularity zoomed when he married popular Egyptian star Faten Hamama (the marriage ended in… More


Omar Sharif Videos

10,000 B.C.
1 minutes 15 seconds
Monsieur Ibrahim
2 minutes 9 seconds
J'ai Oublie De Te Dire
2 minutes 36 seconds
The Crown Prince
3 minutes 32 seconds
The Ten Commandments
2 minutes 5 seconds

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