Did Barbra Streisand and Omar Sharif get on?

Did Barbra Streisand and Omar Sharif get on?

Barbra Streisand and Omar Sharif had an affair that lasted for the duration of the production. Director William Wyler, who knew about the affair, tried to channel their real-life chemistry into their performances. Streisand had also enjoyed a liaison with Sydney Chaplin, who portrayed Nick on stage.

What did Omar Sharif say about Barbra Streisand?

“Barbra Streisand, who struck me as being ugly at first,” said Sharif, “gradually cast her spell over me. I fell madly in love with her talent and her personality.

Did Barbra Streisand like working with Omar?

Streisand later said that given the charged atmosphere during making the film it was difficult to put her feelings away once the days filming ended. Sharif was very complimentary about Streisand but soon got over their break-up by dating his next co-star, Catherine Deneuve. He was born on this day in 1932.

What did Julie Christie think of Omar Sharif?

Wrote Christie: “Omar was a delightful and charming person to work with. He loved women and I was always struck by how respectful he was of them.”

Where is Julie Christie living now?

By the end of the Seventies, Julie wanted out of LA and bought herself a farm near Montgomery in North Wales, inviting some friends to stay with her. It is the way she still lives. She also has a house in London’s East End that she also shares with friends.

What is Omar Sharif nationality?

Omar Sharif/Nationality

Omar Sharif, original name Michael Demitri Shalhoub, Michael also spelled Michel, Shalhoub also spelled Chalhoub, (born April 10, 1932, Alexandria, Egypt—died July 10, 2015, Cairo), Egyptian actor of international acclaim, known for his dashing good looks and for iconic roles in such films as Lawrence of Arabia (1962) …

Is Tony Shalhoub Omar Sharif brother?

Michael Shalhoub, American actor, brother of actor Tony Shalhoub. Michael Demitri Shalhoub, birth name of Egyptian actor Omar Sharif.

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