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    First Look At Sacha Baron Cohen As 'Grimsby'

    While the Adam Sandler and Kevin James types of the world lazily riff on their personas each time out, there are few in the comedy world who commit so fully to their character creations than Sacha Baron Cohen. He thinks of every detail, backwards and forwards, and is determined to deliver something ...

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    Before Borat There Was Christo: Watch Sacha Baron Cohen's 1990s Albanian Reporter

    It’s been eight years since Sacha Baron Cohen broke through into the mainstream with “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan” and though Cohen hasn’t reached the same level of success on his own since, there’s something to be said for the lasting mark the...

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    Sacha Baron Cohen Heads To 'Alice In Wonderland 2,' Daniel Radcliffe Builds 'Brooklyn Bridge' & More

    Since crossing over into the mainstream with 2006’s “Borat,” Sacha Baron Cohen has worked with the likes of Tom Hooper, Martin Scorsese and Tim Burton, a feat impressive for any actor, much less a comedic one. Variety reports Baron Cohen is in early talks to re-team with his “Sweeney Todd” co-star J...

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    Louis Leterrier To Direct Sacha Baron Cohen Spy Spoof 'Grimsby'; Nanni Moretti & Jerzy Skolimowski Prep New Movies

    After making his name with string of action flicks and fantasy adventures—"Transporter 2," "The Incredible Hulk" and this summer's surprise hit "Now You See Me"—Louis Leterrier is going to try something a little bit different: comedy. The director has signed on to helm Sacha Baron Cohen in the spy s...

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    Watch: Sacha Baron Cohen Sends Elderly Woman Flying Off Stage in BAFTA LA Jaguar Britannia Awards Prank

    On Saturday night the BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards honored Sacha Baron Cohen with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy and the "Borat" and "Bruno" fame honored them right back with yet another unpredictably funny stunt.

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    FXX and Sacha Baron Cohen Will 'Rezurect' 'Da Ali G Show' in 2014

    FX and Sacha Baron Cohen have made a deal to bring "Ali G: Rezurection" to spin-off channel FXX in February. Despite the title, this doesn't mean there will be new episodes of the bitingly satirical series that introduced Baron Cohen and one of his distinctive characters to the world.

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    Dominic Cooper Rumored For Freddie Mercury Biopic, Queen Feared Sacha Baron Cohen Would Be "A Joke"

    The long-gestating Freddie Mercury biopic hit a snag this past summer when its lead, Sacha Baron Cohen, dropped out over disagreements with the surviving members of Queen over the direction of the film. Cohen pushed for R-rated and serious take on the frontman while Mercury’s family and bandmates ap...

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    BAFTA LA to Honor Sacha Baron Cohen with Comedy Award at 2013 Britannias

    BAFTA Los Angeles has announced that it will honor Sacha Baron Cohen at the 2013 Britannia Awards, to be presented on November 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Baron Cohen will receive the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy.

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    Sacha Baron Cohen Bails On Freddie Mercury Biopic After Clashing With Queen Over R-Rating

    What sounds more rock 'n' roll when it comes to a movie about the magnetic Queen frontman Freddie Mercury: an R-rated drama that portrays the singer from all sides or a PG-rated love in? That seems to be at the crux of Sacha Baron Cohen's decision to exit the long developing biopic.

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    The Playlist Bares All: 20 Unforgettable Nude Scenes

    Not to dick around, but we've got nudity on the boob right now. Mind. On the mind. Thing is, with an intriguing article over at EW exploring the death of the movie sex scene and the rise of the New Prudishness, with waves made over Kristen Stewart's nudity and handjobs in "On the Road," and now wit...

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