Sacha Baron Cohen character exposed by California gun store owner
We saw four new Sacha Baron Cohen characters in his latest satirical stunt, Who Is America?, which debuted this past Sunday on Showtime. But a fifth character didn’t go over so well, as Baron Cohen found out last year and we only discovered this week, thanks to a California gun store owner who... [Read More]
Who Is Sacha Baron Cohen Fooling In ‘Who Is America?’ On Showtime
When Sacha Baron Cohen first burst onto the scene with Ali G, Borat and Bruno on British television in 2000 (and then HBO in 2003), you have to remember what America was then. No social media. No hyper-awareness. When he filmed Borat, he could still fool most of the people most of the time, even [&h... [Read More]
Who Is Sacha Baron Cohen Fooling In ‘Who Is America?’ On Showtime
When Sacha Baron Cohen first burst onto the scene with Ali G, Borat and Bruno on British television in 2000 (and then HBO in 2003), you have to remember what America was then. No social media. No hyper-awareness. When he filmed Borat, he could still fool most of the people most of the time, even [&h... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen stars in new satire series, Who Is America? for Showtime
It makes perfect sense in hindsight. We hadn’t heard or seen much of anything out of Sacha Baron Cohen since The Brothers Grimsby movie premiere in February 2016. Baron Cohen only goes into hiding when he’s in disguise, plotting his next satirical surprise on the world. And here it is. S... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Seth Rogen’s “Hilarity For Charity” benefit set to premiere on April 6
A few weeks back, Netflix announced a partnership with Seth Rogen’s for his annual Hilarity for Charity benefit. HFC is… MORE Watch the trailer for Seth Rogen’s “Hilarity For Charity” benefit set to premiere on April 6 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen to Produce and Star in ‘Mandrake the Magician’
Sacha Baron Cohen is adapting a comic strip from 1934 for the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Cohen will produce and star in a movie adaptation of the comic strip Mandrake the Magician, and Etan Cohen (Tropic Thunder writer, Get Hard co-writer/director) has signed on to direct. Ther... [Read More]
Bono on ISIS, “I’m suggesting that the Senate send in Amy Schumer, Chris Rock, and Sacha Baron Cohen”
“Don’t laugh, I think comedy should be deployed…It’s like, you speak violence, you speak their language. But you laugh at them, when they’re goose-stepping down the street, and it takes away their power. So, I’m suggesting that the Senate send in Amy Schumer, and... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen appears on The Daily Show dressed as a cowboy
Sacha Baron Cohen describes the inspiration for his latest character and talks about the social message behind his movie The Brothers Grimsby on last night’s episode of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. The Brothers Grimsby hits theaters March 11. Sacha Baron Cohen appears on The Daily Show dre... [Read More]
Sacha Baron Cohen Interviews Strangers About Sacha Baron Cohen
Here’s a segment from Sacha Baron Cohen’s appearance on last night’s Conan, where he heads out to the streets to ask strangers what they think about that Sacha Baron Cohen guy. Thankfully he doesn’t seem to mind being called crass, an asshole, and “I’m not real fa... [Read More]
Here’s the Trailer for Sacha Baron Cohen’s Spy Comedy ‘The Brothers Grimsby’
Sacha Baron Cohen returns to the big screen next month in his new spy comedy The Brothers Grimsby, and the first trailer was released today. In addition to the trailer, Cohen shared an exclusive clip from the movie during last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, but ABC deemed it “unacceptable fo... [Read More]