Tag Archives: Sacha Baron Cohen

Are You Ready for Sacha Baron Cohen as a ‘Monstrous Racist’?

Sir Ben Kingsley maintains that Sacha Baron Cohen is portraying “a monstrous racist” in the comedy The Dictator which had its world premiere in London this week (May 10).

WATCH: Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dictator Arrives in New York

Sacha Baron Cohen managed to amuse journalists at a New York press conference on Monday where he appeared in character as “General Aladeen” – the tyrannical Middle Eastern leader he portrays in his new film The ...

Oscar Roundup: The Brits Get Bupkis?

As expected, Britain didn’t fare very well at last night’s Oscars.

News Roundup: Emma Watson’s Post-’Potter’ Plans, Harper Seven Rules Twitter

Emma Watson is looking forward to NOT being part of an astonishingly successful film franchise for a little while, if only because living under a microscope isn’t all that much fun when you’re that young: “It has been quite hard and pressured making the Harry Potter films,” she says. “I’m so happy to be …

Sacha Baron Cohen ‘Pushed’ Queen Into Freddie Biopic

If I’m honest, I never thought Queen were the choosiest of bands with regard to how their legacy is maintained. There’s the stage musical We Will Rock You for example, or the collaboration with the pop group Five on the song ...

Sacha Baron Cohen To Star in ‘Saddam Hussein Movie’? Kinda.

Sacha Baron Cohen might hope that playing Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in a new biopic will bring him actor cred, but rest assured, he’s not abandoning his satirical roots. BBC News is reporting that the busy British funnyman ...

Roundup: Cherie Blair Sells Tony’s Autograph on eBay

Cherie Blair obviously has enough money to own seven homes with her husband, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, but never mind her efforts in putting her famous spouse’s signature on eBay.

Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie: Other Stars Who’ve Played Brit Rockers

Sacha Baron Cohen wants an Oscar, damn it! After years of presenting at various award ceremonies and shocking the audience with gleefully crude antics, the Borat comedian has decided he wants to go for the gold himself.