Biography

Sacha Noam Baron Cohen (born 13 October 1971) is a British comedian, actor, and writer. He is most widely known for his portrayal of three unorthodox fictional characters, Ali G, Borat, and Brüno. In his routines, Baron Cohen's characters interact with unsuspecting people who do not realize they are being set up for comic situations and self-revealing ridicule. Baron Cohen's work has been recognised with several Emmy nominations, an Oscar nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay, a BAFTA award, and a Golden Globe for Best Actor for his work in the feature film Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan. After the release of the film Borat, Baron Cohen stated that because the public had become too familiar with the characters, he would retire Borat and Ali G. Similarly, after the release of Brüno, he has stated he would also retire the title character. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sacha Baron Cohen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Sacha Noam Baron Cohen (born 13 October 1971) is a British comedian, actor, and writer. He is most widely known for his portrayal of three unorthodox fictional characters, Ali G, Borat, and Brüno. In his routines, Baron Cohen's characters interact with unsuspecting people who do not realize they are being set up for comic situations and self-revealing ridicule. Baron Cohen's work has been recognised with several Emmy nominations, an Oscar nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay, a BAFTA award, and a Golden Globe for Best Actor for his work in the feature film Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan. After the release of the film Borat, Baron Cohen stated that because the public had become too familiar with the characters, he would retire Borat and Ali G. Similarly, after the release of Brüno, he has stated he would also retire the title character. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sacha Baron Cohen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1971-10-13

Place of Birth Hammersmith, London, England, UK

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Саша Барон Коен

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Who Is America?(7 episodes) as Various Characters
2018 Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity as Himself
2018 The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling(2 episodes) as Himself
2016 Past Forward as The Man with No Mouth
2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass as Time
2016 Grimsby as Norman "Nobby" Grimsby
2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as BBC News Anchor
2012 Les Misérables as Thénardier
2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted as King Julien XIII (voice)
2012 The Dictator as Aladeen / Efawadh
2011 Hugo as The Station Inspector
2009 Brüno as Bruno
2009 The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa as Julien (voice)
2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street as Pirelli
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan as Borat Sagdiyev
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby as Jean Girard
2005 Madagascar as Julien
2004 Borat's Television Programme(3 episodes)
2003 Spyz as Ali G
2002 Icons(1 episode)
2002 Ali G Before He Was Massiv as Ali G
2002 Ali G Indahouse as Ali G / Borat
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 Ali G: Bling Bling as Ali G
2001 The Best of Borat as Borat
2000 Ali G, Aiii as Ali G
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm(1 episode) as Larry's Guide #2
2000 Da Ali G Show(38 episodes) as Borat
2000 Da Ali G Show(38 episodes) as Ali G
2000 Da Ali G Show(38 episodes) as Brüno Gehard
1999 Ali G, Innit as Ali G
1997 Out for Love... Be Back Shortly
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(4 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Sacha Baron Cohen
1952 Today(1 episode)

Writing

2016 GrimsbyStory
2016 GrimsbyScreenplay
2012 The DictatorScreenplay
2009 BrünoStory
2009 BrünoScreenplay
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of KazakhstanStory
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of KazakhstanScreenplay
2003 SpyzWriter
2002 Ali G IndahouseScreenplay
2000 Da Ali G Show(38 episodes)Writer

Production

2018 Who Is America?(7 episodes)Executive Producer
2016 GrimsbyProducer
2012 The DictatorProducer
2010 Dinner for SchmucksExecutive Producer
2009 BrünoProducer
2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of KazakhstanProducer
2003 SpyzExecutive Producer
2002 Ali G IndahouseExecutive Producer
2000 Da Ali G Show(38 episodes)Executive Producer

Creator

2018 Who Is America?Creator
2000 Da Ali G ShowCreator

Crew

2012 Django UnchainedThanks

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