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Creator / Omar Sharif

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Omar Sharif (born Michel Dimitri Chalhoub; April 10, 1932- July 10, 2015) was an Egyptian actor. He is best remembered for the films Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago and Funny Girl. He was fluent in Arabic, English, French, Italian and Spanish, which allowed him to be cast as a wide range of characters of various ethnicities during his 60-year-long career.

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  • Money, Dear Boy: Sharif liked to gamble and admitted that he sometimes accepted roles just to make up for the money he had lost.

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