Farouk Omar

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Binge
According to ratings from TMDb, Trakt, agoodmovietowatch, and our own analysis, Farouk Omar is good.
Binge or Trash score
910/1000
User reviews aggregated: 2502
Our rating: 8.6/10 Trakt: 9.6/10 TMDB: 10/10

What is Farouk Omar about?

Omar or Farouk Omar is a historical Arab television drama series that was produced and broadcast by MBC1 and directed by Hatem Ali. Co-produced by Qatar TV, the series is based on the life of Omar, one of the Prophet Mohammad's best companions and the second Caliph of Islam. The series had to face large controversy due to its depiction of Omar, Abu Bakr, Osman and Ali, the four Rashidun Caliphs, along with other characters, who some Muslims believe should not be depicted much like the Prophet Mohammad. The series consisted of 30 episodes and was originally aired in the month of Ramadan since July 20, 2012. It was made at a cost of 200 million Saudi Riyals and filmed in Morocco, mostly in Marakesh, Tangiers, El Jadida, Casablanca and Mohammedia. After the series was broadcast on MBC, dubbed into several languages and subtitled in English on youtube, it received great support from many different scholarly bodies and people watching it. As the series depended solely on reliable historical established facts, the series did not face criticism in terms of its content, as past movies and films faced.

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How long is every episode of Farouk Omar?

Each episode of Farouk Omar is about 45 minutes.

Who plays in Farouk Omar?

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What language is Farouk Omar?

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When did Farouk Omar start airing?

Farouk Omar started airing on 2012-07-20.

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