Such characters Turhan would play... Savvy Arab, suave sir from Bombay In a tassel draped fez He would wrassle Montez While preparing some verbal cliché.
R.I. P. Turhan Bey, March 30, 1922 - Sept. 30, 2012. In his Hollywood heyday in the 1940s, Bey was dubbed the "The Turkish Delight." Of course it was usually Jon Hall who got to manhandle Maria Montez.