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Sacha Baron Cohen’s “James Bond And Football Hooligan” Picture Grimsby Set For July 2015‏

Today, Paramount Pictures announced that they’ll have the film in production this summer for a release on July 31st 2015.

Sacha Baron Cohen Getting Set To Play Time, The Villain Of Alice In Wonderland 2

Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska are returning to reprise the Mad Hatter and Alice, respectively, in the “sequel-meets-prequel.”

Louis Leterrier To Direct Sacha Baron Cohen In Spy Comedy Grimsby, Johnny Depp Prototype For Second Lead

The film is also described as more action oriented, hence the Leterrier pick.

Is The Freddie Mercury Biopic On Or Off?

I assumed that the departure of Sacha Baron Cohen was going to shut down any progress on the proposed Freddie Mercury biopic.

Sacha Baron Cohen Will No Longer Be Playing Freddie Mercury

Cohen wanted a gritty R-rated tell-all and the band most certainly didn’t.

Sacha Baron Cohen’s The Lesbian Is Ripped From The Headlines – Last Week’s Headlines

The true story of a father’s futile efforts to buy his daughter back with an idea he got in a fairy tale.

Sacha Baron Cohen Sets Up Film About A Bond-Like Spy And His Soccer Hooligan Brother

Baron Cohen on Britishness.

Win! Some Dictator Goodies – Posters, T-Shirts And Gold Watches

The Dictator has just spent it’s first week of release perched atop the UK box office, raking in millions of infidel dollars. Well… pounds. What better an investment for this newfound pocket money, then, than to pump it into prizes, …

Listen: Sacha Baron Cohen’s Very Rare Out Of Character Interview With Howard Stern

Sacha Baron Cohen has only given over to be interviewed “as himself” on a very small number of occasions – three, four maybe. The latest is a pretty extensive chat with Howard Stern. The reason, Cohen says, is that he’s …

Red Band Trailer For The Dictator

We’re less than two weeks out from The Dictator. Here’s a new red band trailer which features a few of its punchier or more “adult” gags. The best bits are when the horrendous bigotry is allowed to run full steam. …

Watch The Opening Scenes Of The Dictator

The first few scenes of The Dictator premiered on The Daily Mail this morning, which is a bit of a headscratcher in and of itself. Their version starts with some annoying pre-roll advertising then an address to camera by Sacha …

Another Sherlock Holmes Movie – This One’s A Sequel, Peopled With Garden Gnomes

I’m pretty sure the basic idea for this film started as a pun. That’s not encouraging, but I’m sure it could still come off. I mean, there are good films out there based on all sorts of rubbish. It all …

VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen’s Red Carpets Stunts Are Underway – With A Little Help From Kim Jong-Il

The Dictator showed up on the Oscars red carpet with an urn. This, he said, contained the ashes of Kim Jong-Il. Watch this video to see what happened next… More on the Oscars elsewhere. UPDATE: I’ll try to keep this …

VIDEO: Admiral General Aladeen Threatens The Academy, America, The West

Oh dear. Looks like The Academy are in trouble. This whole controversy has been better publicity for The Dictator than any of its trailers. Better in the sense of cash cost and buzz, but also better in sharpening up the …

Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dictator Promises Response To “Zionists” At The Academy

Since our earlier report that the Academy were holding onto Sacha Baron Cohen’s Oscar tickets until he promised to behave, the comedian has posted an ominous response to their ruling on the official website for the fictional Republic of Wadiya. …

Academy Organisers Fear Sacha Baron Cohen Dictator Stunt At The Oscars

There have been rumours going around that The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have banned Sacha Baron Cohen from attending the Oscars, mainly because the word “banned” looks dead sexy in a headline. The rumours aren’t entirely baseless, …

The Dictator Launches His Website, With A Little Help From Sacha Baron Cohen And Co.

Though it’s in Arabic, the official website of The Republic of Wadiya, dominion of His Excellency Admiral General Aladeen (close personal friend of Sacha Baron Cohen), reads pretty well when put through Google Translate to become English.

Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dictator Issues A Statement After The Death Of Kim Jong-Il

Sacha Baron Cohen continues his mission to bend fact around fiction, and with the same political intentions. He has today released a statement in the guise of his The Dictator character, His Excellency Admiral General Aladeen, commenting on the passing …