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  • ‘Cell’ Asks: Could Terrorists Hit L.A.?

    By Tom Tugend

    November 10, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    In the upcoming Showtime television series "Sleeper Cell," Tel Aviv-born actor Oded Fehr plays Farik, the leader of a Muslim terrorist cell, who poses as a synagogue-going Jew as his cover.

    Fehr now savors the irony of the casting and plotline, but he was less enthusiastic when a...

  • Beyond Bay

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 6, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Oded Fehr's shining moment came when an Arab recently unrolled his car window and shouted, "You make us Middle Easterners proud!"

    He was referring to the Israeli actor's performance as dashing desert warrior Ardeth Bay, Brendan Fraser's Mummy-busting partner in "The Mummy" and "The...