Actor Omar Sharif told a French radio station on Monday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak should resign.
Sharif, known for his starring roles in Lawrence of Arabia
, Funny Girl
and Dr. Zhivago
, said that Mubarak failed in his attempts to raise the middle class' quality of life, and that he fears the influence of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Sharif, 78, is currently living in Alexandria.