On Friday afternoon Omar Sharif died of a heart attack. He was 83. Sharif made his break playing the lead role in David Lean’s Lawrence of Arabia with Peter O’Toole. As a result of the film the two became firm friends.
Other memorable films include Dr Zhivago. Another David Lean film with Julie Christie. It made Sharif the heartthrob of the 60s.
His leading women included Barbara Streisand who starred with Sharif in Funny Girl..
We are delighted that Jemma Wayne, author of Chains of Sand, was able to share with us her favourite books from childhood.On June 30, 2016
Jennifer Lawrence, Michelle Pfeiffer, Javier Bardem & Director Darren Aronofsky attend the Gala Screening and World Premiere of 'mother!' during the 74th Venice Film Festival.On September 7, 2017