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UN banned Sacha Baron Cohen from filming at UN because he might ‘upset dictators’

SACHA BARON COHEN is not a man that appears from behind his disguises very often, but he’s peered out from beneath his comedy facial fuzz to talk about his latest creation, Admiral General Aladeen.

And during an interview with the BBC, the Ali G and Borat star made an astonishing claim! He said: “The interesting thing is, when we asked to shoot inside the United Nations, they actually refused. We said ‘this is a pro-democracy movie’. They said ‘that’s the problem – we represent a lot of dictators, and they are going to be very angry by this portrayal of them so you can’t shoot in there’.”

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Posted: 22nd, May 2012 | In: Celebrities | Comment

Germany Removes Baron-Cohen’s Bruno From School Books

TO Germany, where educationists in Hamburg have ordered a character in children’s book called Bruno to be renamed Aydan.

The officials in Hamburg were less then pleased that Bruno shared his name with Sacha Baron Cohen’s Austrian character Bruno. Well, so goes the press release.

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Posted: 16th, July 2009 | In: Strange But True | Comments (2)

That Letter Sent By Baron Cohen’s Bruno Lawyers To They Who Sue

bruno_suesTHAT sound you hear is the rubbing of greasy palms, the mating call of lawyers heralding a new Sacha Baron Cohen film.

Already, Baron Cohen in his role as Bruno has attracted one Richelle Olson to file a lawsuit, claiming she was injured during filming at a bingo hall.

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Posted: 9th, June 2009 | In: Celebrities | Comments (2)

Sacha Baron Cohens’ Bruno Models In Milan

SACHA Baron Cohen is appearing at the Agatha Ruiz de la Prada’s fashion show in Milan.

Baron Cohen is in Milan to film “Bruno: Delicious Journeys Through America for the Purpose of Making Heterosexual Male.”

They only knew he was a model because he was about thirty years too old…


Posted: 26th, September 2008 | In: Celebrities | Comment