Omar Sharif Retrospective

FUNNY GIRL

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  • Omar Sharif stars as gambler Nicky Arnstein opposite Barbra Streisand in her film debut as Ziegfeld star Fanny Brice. In this highly fictionalized musical biopic, Brice-a poor Jewish girl from the Lower East Side-rises to fame and wins audience's hearts with her comic antics and powerful singing. Unfortunately, her personal life is much more volatile, as she and husband Nicky discover their romance isn't meant to be.

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