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Academy Apologises To Asian Members

A group of prominent Asians in Hollywood, including director Ang Lee and actors George Takei and Sandra Oh, added their names to a protest letter, which was sent to Academy executives and the...

Sacha Baron Cohen's The Brothers Grimsby Flops In U.s.

The Brothers Grimsby was met with a grim reception in its opening weekend (11-13Mar16), only earning $3.2 million (£2.2 million) towards its production cost of $35 million (£24.3 million). It has been ranked as Sacha's...

Sacha Baron Cohen Threatened With Gun Over Me Julie Casting

The British comedian rose to fame in the late '90s with his fictional wannabe gangster character Ali G, and he teamed up with rapper Shaggy in 2002 to create the tongue-in-cheek rap song...

Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals Why He Quit Queen Biopic

In a radio interview with The Howard Stern Show on Tuesday (09Mar16), Sacha told the host that he dropped out of the long-planned biopic over disagreements with Queen over how the film should portray the...

Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals Why He Left Freddie Mercury Biopic

Sacha Baron Cohen has finally revealed why he left the planned Freddie Mercury biopic, after working on the project for six years. Appearing on Howard Stern’s radio show, Cohen explained that differences with Mercury’s former...

Sacha Baron Cohen Brings 'Grimsby' To Baywatch Set

The stars were pictured on Zac's Twitter page sharing an unusual selfie on set yesterday (07Mar16).Posing in beachwear and sunglasses, the pair are pictured behind the scenes, with Zac sticking his tongue out at the...

Sacha Baron Cohen Broke Ankle In S&m Scene Escape

The British comedian is best known for his mockumentary movies such as Ali G, Borat and Bruno, in which he interviews unsuspecting people in character.Playing such outrageous alter egos came with plenty of risks, and...

Isla Fisher Chose 'Wide Dress' To Smuggle Ali G's Oscars Costume

The 44-year-old British comedian caused an uproar when he presented at the 88th Academy Awards last month (Feb16) in character as the fictional troublemaker, alongside Olivia Wilde.It's claimed Sacha was warned not to pull any...

Sony Reportedly Anxious Over Donald Trump Aids Scene In 'Grimsby'

Cinema-goers who have been to see Sacha Baron Cohen’s new comedy movie Grimsby – known as The Brothers Grimsby in the States – have been cheering a scene in which presidential hopeful Donald Trump is...

Sacha Baron Cohen Abused By Public In Tv Sketch

The British comedian is known for his various guises including Ali G, Borat and Bruno, and rarely appears at promotional events as himself, so he claims he hardly ever recognised in public when he goes...

Sacha Baron Cohen Sneaked Ali G Costume Into Oscars

The 44-year-old actor took to the stage in character as perhaps his most famous alter-ego - Ali G. However, Academy Awards bosses had actually banned him from presenting as anyone but himself, meaning that he...

Sacha Baron Cohen Continues To Push Limits With Grimsby

And unusually, he's not just appearing as his on-screen alter-ego: he's facing the questions himself, offering a glimpse into how he creates these memorable characters.In Grimsby, Baron Cohen plays Nobby Butcher, a lager lout from...

Fbi Started File On Sacha Baron Cohen During Borat Filming

The actor is known for playing provocative characters, including Ali G and Bruno, but it was his behaviour while shooting outrageous 2006 comedy Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation...

Residents Of Grimsby Reveal Fears For Town's Image As Sacha Baron Cohen's Comedy Is Released

Sacha Baron Cohen’s new movie Grimsby finally hits cinemas this week, but many residents and business owners of the Humberside port town are displeased at the portrayal of their home and fear that the film...

Ed Sheeran's Pens Track For Good Pal Sacha Baron Cohen

The film is Sacha Baron Cohen's latest cinema outing, and it sees the British actor tackle yet another in-your-face character. This time he plays football hooligan Norman 'Nobby' Grimsby, who turns spy when his secret...

Isla Fisher: 'The Dictator Holding My Daughter Was Very Amusing!'

The 44-year-old actor has played a host of larger than life characters during his movie career, such as Ali G, Borat, Bruno and The DICtator. He is father to three children with his wife Isla,...

Sacha Baron Cohen Jokes About 'Best White Actress' Award At Baftas

When it comes to racial inequality in the film industry, comedian Sacha Baron Cohen wasn't afraid to put his point across as he arrived at the 69th BAFTA awards at the weekend. With the Academy...

Sacha Baron Cohen: 'My Wife Hated Borat'

The 44-year-old has spent his career playing elaborate and controversial characters including Ali G, Borat and Bruno, and while it's fun for him to develop the roles for the big screen, it hasn't necessarily been...

Sacha Baron Cohen Retiring Controversial Characters

The actor/comedian made his name in television and film by duping celebrities and members of the public with the outlandish antics of satirical creations such as Kazakh journalist Borat, Ali G, and fashion...

Sacha Baron Cohen And Isla Fisher Donate $1 Million To Charities

The couple, who wed in 2005, reportedly donated $500,000 (£333,000) to The Sunday Times Christmas appeal, which aims to protect 250,000 children against measles in war-torn Syria. Their donation will pay...

Sacha Baron Cohen Revives 'Borat' To Mock Donald Trump

It’s been nearly a decade since British actor and satirist Sacha Baron Cohen retired arguably his most famous comic creation ‘Borat’, following the hit movie of the same name for which he won a Golden...

Sacha Baron Cohen As Smutty As Ever In Spy Comedy 'Grimsby' [Trailer]

Sacha Baron Cohen returns to the big screen as producer, writer and star of forthcoming comedy 'Grimsby', featuring a string of both British and American stars. If you were looking for a spy movie a...

Queen Elizabeth Gets Hiv In New Sacha Baron Cohen Movie

Sacha Baron Cohen's new comedy 'Grimsby' reportedly features a scene in which Britain's Queen Elizabeth gets HIV.The 89-year-old monarch develops the virus in the movie - which is due out in March 2016 - when...

Sacha Baron Cohen Names Son Montgomery

Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher have named their son Montgomery Moses Brian Baron Cohen.The couple - who also have two daughters together, Olive, seven, and Elula, four - welcomed their baby boy into the...

Sacha Baron Cohen's Baby Birth Certificate Leaks Online

The document, published by TMZ.com, shows the notoriously private Hollywood couple welcomed their third child, a boy named Montgomery Moses Brian, in Los Angeles on 17 March (15). News of the birth...

Roger Taylor Brands Sacha Baron Cohen Too Funny To Play Freddie Mercury

The British actor/comedian was initially hired to portray the tragic singer in a new movie backed by both Taylor and his bandmate Brian May, but Cohen subsequently exited the production and Skyfall star...

Sacha Baron Cohen Reportedly Welcomes Third Child With Wife Isla Fisher

Congratulations are in order as Sacha Baron Cohen and his wife Isla Fisher have reportedly welcomed their third child. US Weekly is said to have confirmed the happy news, although no further details including the...

Isla Fisher And Sacha Baron Cohen Welcome Baby

Isla Fisher and Sacha Baron Cohen have welcomed their third child.The couple - who already have Olive, seven, and Elula, four together - have welcomed the new arrival, Us Weekly magazine confirmed today (10.04.15).The baby's...

Sacha Baron Cohen And Isla Fisher Welcome Third Child - Report

Details surrounding the baby's birth are scarce, but the new mum, 39, was spotted with a noticeably slimmer figure while attending a private party at Lucy's El Adobe Cafe in Los Angeles with...

Brian May: Sacha Baron Cohen Not Involved In Freddie Mercury Biopic, Contrary To Rumours

We know what you're thinking: Sacha Baron Cohen, the master of disguises and impressions, would have been the perfect actor to play Freddie Mercury. But, alas, it wasn't meant to be. Brian May, the guitarist...

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