Saturday, July 11, 2015

Actor, Omar Sharif has passed away

Julie Christie and Omar Sharif in Doctor Zhivago

Critically acclaimed actor, Omar Sharif, has died. 

He was 83 years old.

He starred in the classic films, Doctor Zhivago and Lawrence of Arabia.

He died in his country of birth, Egypt, this afternoon from a heart attack.

Earlier this year, his agent confirmed that Sharif had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.