Omar Sharif — legendary star of movies like “Doctor Zhivago” and “Lawrence of Arabia” — has passed away at age 83.
The actor apparently suffered a heart attack in Cairo today. If you remember earlier this year we reported that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and was in poor health.
Sharif earned an Oscar nomination for his role in “Lawrence of Arabia” and won Golden Globes for that role and for ‘Zhivago.’
The world has lost another great film legend rest in peace Omar Sharif.