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  1. 'Action Point' Reps Box Office Casualty For Johnny...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 2 | Deadline

    ... Borat ($128.5M), as the world began to recognize Cohen, he segued to more scripted character comedies, like The Dictator ($59.5M) and The Brothers Grimsby ($6.87M) which paled greatly next to his heyday. We hear Action Point was a headscratcher for ...


  2. Masturbation Month: Why we need to talk about male masturbation in the moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Metro

    ... the 1998 remake of Psycho, Harvey Keitel reprimanding two teenage girls in Bad Lieutenant, Sacha Baron Cohen in The Dictator, pretty much any film in the American Pie series and so many more examples of the same thing: It is and it isn't. For every ...


  3. Isla Fisher looks cool in a monochrome ensemble in Beverly HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Daily Mail

    ... when he arrived on the 2012 Oscars red carpet dressed as his character General Aladeen from his flick The Dictator. Big plan: At the time, Sacha opened up about the moment on Good Morning Britain, saying that claimed that he'd suffered food ...


  4. Freeze frameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Telegraph

    Actress Isla Fisher says she had a great time working with husband Sacha Baron Cohen on Grimsby and believes the British actor is the "best" improv-comedian. The 42-year-old actress said her husband - the star of films like Borat and The Dictator - is her favourite co-star now.


  5. Sacha Baron Cohen Becoming 'The Spy' in New Netlfix Limited SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | /film

    ... it will be on OCS). Cohen has traditionally been a comedic actor, dabbling in more traditional comedies like The Dictator and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby , musicals such as Les Miserables and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...


  6. Sacha Baron Cohen to play Israeli spy Eli Cohen on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    ... Baron Cohen, who shot to fame as the satirical character Ali G. and who went on to make films such as "Borat," "The Dictator" and "The Brothers Grimsby," is currently appearing on a Netflix special called "Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity." Baron ...


  7. Chris Pratt's ex-wife Anna Faris reveals all about - f*****g awesome' boob jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Daily Star

    ... one of Hollywood's leading comedic actresses thanks to parts in the Scary Movie Films and Sacha Baron Cohen's The Dictator , Anna has been perhaps unusually open when talking about the pair's split in comparison with Hollywood break-ups before them. ...


  8. Sacha Baron Cohen Cast in Netflix's The SpyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 |

    ... orldwide recognition for his work in Borat and Bruno . His feature credits also include Les Miserables , Hugo , The Dictator , and the Madagascar franchise.


  9. Sacha Baron Cohen to play an Israeli spy in new Netflix seriesSacha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Jerusalem Post

    ... became famous for Da Ali G Show before writing, producing and starring in the satirical films Borat, Bruno and The Dictator.


  10. Writer-Director Larry Charles Signs With UTARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Deadline

    ... side, Charles, who was previously at WME, directed Baron Cohen's breakout hit Borat and its followups Brno and The Dictator. Charles also helmed the Lionsgate documentary Religulous. Currently, he is directing a four-part limited series for Netflix ...


  11. Crackdown in Egypt devouring el-Sissi regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of the beginning of Egypt's 2011 revolution - turned out to be a short clip from the Sacha Baron Cohen film "The Dictator," in which a mythical tyrant wins a 100-meter dash by shooting his opponents (and the judges of the race). There could hardly ...


  12. Who Pays $1.3 Million For A Bottle Of Vodka? Nouveau Riche In Former Soviet RepublicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Several Hollywood filmmakers have featured Dartz vehicles in their movies, including the Sacha Baron Cohen film The Dictator. Ingberg reportedly told TV2 that the stolen bottle was one that replicated the shape of the front grill of a Russo-Balt ...


  13. Queen biopic former director Bryan Singer fires back at Fox for not letting him care for ill parentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 |

    ... the project in 2016 after it had already fallen over due to a lack of suitable directors. Sacha Baron Cohen ( The Dictator , Borat ) dropped out of the lead role in 2013 due to "artistic difference", he said in an interview with Rolling Stone . The ...


  14. The Long and Bumpy Ride to Bring the Freddie Mercury Biopic 'Bohemian ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Billboard

    ... ), who enters into talks with surviving members guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor. 2010 : Borat / The Dictator star Sacha Baron Cohen throws his hat in the ring as the star of the film, with May confirming in September of that year that ...


  15. Hollywood vs Africa: the rise of celebrity colonialismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Spiked

    But even Baron Cohen's Colonel Gaddafi satire, The Dictator , is less ludicrous than the celebrity capers envisaged by Luis Moreno Ocampo, one-time chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court at The Hague. Leaked emails seen by The Sunday Times revealed Moreno Ocampo urging George Clooney to spy on Colonel Gaddafi.


  16. You Can Visit Pennywise the Clown in a Dilapidated House at the Corner of Hollywood and VineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | LA Weekly

    ... Movie and Sacha Baron Cohen spilled "the ashes of Kim Jong-il" all over Ryan Seacrest at the Oscars to plug The Dictator .But studio publicity people have really outdone themselves with the It Experience: Neibolt House Hollywood , a ramshackle ...


  17. The Story of How Anna Faris and Chris Pratt Fell in LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | E! Online

    ... on red carpets to the guy reporters fought to interview. Anna, meanwhile, starred with Sacha Baron Cohen in The Dictator before she landed a leading role in the hit CBS sitcom Mom (opposite Allison Janney ). With both of their careers on the rise, ...


  18. Chris Pratt and Anna Faris split after eight yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 |

    ... in the first four instalments. She later co-starred alongside Sacha Baron Cohen in the controversial 2012 film The Dictator and told the BBC at the time that it was an "honour" working with him. She went on to play the role of Christy Plunkett, a ...