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Wednesday Jul 16 | USA Today

'Seinfeld' cast refused to do guns episode

The episode in question would have been the ninth in Seinfeld's history, and was called 'The Bet,' written by Larry Charles .


Related Topix: Seinfeld, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Dictator

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Sacha Baron Cohen's new film angers entire town

Now, it seems, the people of Grimsby fear that their home town will be next to suffer the ridicule of comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.


Mon Jul 14, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Sacha Baron Cohen Film Shoot Upsets Residents of British Town

Shots from the set of spy comedy " - Grimsby" see the English town portrayed as a litter-strewn dump populated by drunks and soccer hooligans.


Related Topix: Bruno, The Dictator, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, London, Documentary Movies, Short, Entertainment

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Daily Star

Grimsby Sacha Baron-Cohen new film

A pop up film set in Tilbury, Essex, has transformed into a graffiti-covered filthy slum on a backdrop of stained mattresses, empty special-brew cans and old fast-food wrappers.


Related Topix: World News, Lincolnshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Details revealed on 'Seinfeld' episode the cast refused to film

Although Seinfeld is well known for pushing the boundaries of sitcom comedies, there is apparently one episode that the cast refused to have aired on American television.


Related Topix: Comedy, Seinfeld, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The Dictator, Comedy Movies, Bruno, Drama Movies

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Basildon Recorder

Tilbury becomes Grimsby...with film stars set to shoot next Baron-Cohen film in town

Scenes from Grimsby, in which Borat and Bruno star Baron-Cohen plays a football hooligan, are being filmed in Dock Road today [Thursday] and Friday.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Bruno, Drama Movies, Short, London, Documentary Movies, Isla Fisher, Ian McShane, David Harewood


NEWBlog8 innocent-looking films to never watch with your parents

We've all been there: you download a film, settle down with your parents thinking you're watching a movie about a serious historical event, when suddenly boobs are on the screen and you've got nowhere to hide.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

News Shopper

Eric Idle came face to face with another British comedy legend in...

Eric Idle came face to face with another British comedy legend in Greenwich - and shared a sneak peek of Sacha Baron Cohen's new comedy character.


Thu Jul 03, 2014


Sacha Baron Cohen Sports Sexy Hair in New Role

Monty Python star Eric Idle posted the below image on Twitter , which shows Cohen sporting a rather fetching haircut for his new role as a football hooligan.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

Nathan For You' and the Sacha Baron Cohen Dilemma

Prank shows are nothing new. Candid Camera spanned seven decades, Punk'd targeted celebs and now even Betty White has a prank show for old people called Off Their Rockers .


Related Topix: Da Ali G Show, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Nathan for You, Reality TV, True Blood

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

HBO: 20 best original series

Before Stephen Colbert surprised congresspeople on his Better Know a District segment and before weird red carpet Oscar stunts with the Dictator, there was Ali G. The character fully embodied at all times by Sacha Baron Cohen introduced the U.S. to a very specific stereotype of west London culture and his spoof interviews with political figures ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Bruno, Drama Movies

Fri Jun 27, 2014


Strike Up the Banned: 5 Films That Sparked International Incidents

Borat Sagdiyev, played by actor Saha Baron Cohen, attends a signing for his new book "BORAT: Touristic Guidings to Minor Nation of U.S. and A. and Touristic Guidings to Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan" on November 7, 2007 in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Kim Jong Un, Cry Freedom, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Oscars, Entertainment

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Los Angeles Times

North Korean protests create tricky PR situation for 'The Interview'

North Korean President Kim Jong Un is reported to be a major fan of NBA basketball and classic rocker Eric Clapton, but evidently he's not big on Seth Rogen movies - or at least not ones in which he's the butt of the joke.


Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Public Relations, Kazakhstan, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Jun 24, 2014


BAMPFA Presents Final Installment of Comedy Series

In the past few months, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive has presented film series of comedies from much of the twentieth century.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Royal Tenenbaums, Celebrities, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Mike Judge, Waiting for Guffman


Coming to a MeFite beach party this summer

In a post- speedo world of increasingly European beachwear the mankini , popularized by Sacha Baron Cohen in Borat , provides an alternative method of support and coverage for the discerning sunbather.


Mon Jun 23, 2014

Chicago Reader

BBC America's Almost Royal is barely entertaining

BBC America first gained popularity by offering Americans a glimpse into the magical world of British television.


Related Topix: Da Ali G Show, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Chicago, IL