FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2017 file photo, Egyptian actor Amr Waked arrives on the red carpet during the first International El Gouna Film Festival, in el-Gouna, Egypt. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty, File)
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The lawyer, Malek Adly, said his client got a three-year sentence in once case and five-year term in the other case.Waked denied the charges.The complaint came days after Waked criticized lawmakers' approval of a disputed 2016 agreement that would transfer two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.He is a U.N. goodwill ambassador and is internationally known for his roles in movies like the 2005 thriller "Syriana" with George Clooney, the 2011 romantic comedy-drama "Salmon Fishing in the Yemen," and the 2014 science fiction "Lucy" with Scarlet Johansson.
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