How old was Omar Sharif in the movie Lawrence of Arabia?

Omar Sharif was 29 in Lawrence of Arabia when he played the character 'Sherif Ali'.

That was over 61 years ago in 1962.

In 2015 he died aged 83, starring in 115 films in his career, 90 of those after Lawrence of Arabia was first released. If he were alive today he would be 91.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Lawrence of Arabia, I think Omar Sharif looks:

Did you know?

  • Director David Lean has worked with Omar Sharif a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Omar Sharif's first movie was as 'Ahmed' in The Blazing Sun, released in 1954 when he was 20
  • Lawrence of Arabia scores 7.97 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Lawrence of Arabia

Omar Sharif's other movies