Name: Sacha Baron Cohen
Birth Name: 
Sacha Noam Baron Cohen
Birth Date: 
October 13, 1971
Birth Place: 
London, England
Relationship Status: 
Married to Isla Fisher
Celebrity Ranking # 565

"Borat" Kazakhstan Anthem Leads to Medal Ceremony Debacle

Posted Sunday March 25, 2012 9:04 PM GMT

Making for quite the embarrassing mistake, a spoof version of the Kazakhstan anthem from "Borat" was mistakenly played during an awards ceremony and, surprisingly, Sacha Baron Cohen - who starred in the film - had nothing to do with it.

Organizers of Kuwait's 10th Arab Shooting Championship had some explaining to do when the nasty version of the country's anthem was played after Kazakhstan shooting-team member, Maria Dmitrienko, took to the stage to accept her gold medal.


“Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted” Debuts New Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Tuesday March 20, 2012 3:27 PM GMT

Returning with another round of animated excitement, “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted” has just released a brand new teaser trailer and movie poster!

The DreamWorks flick is due out June 8th, and features all of the franchise’s favorites like Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, and Gloria the Hippo.


Ryan Seacrest Talks Sacha Baron Cohen’s Oscar Antics

Posted Monday February 27, 2012 3:03 PM GMT

You never know what’s going to happen when Sasha Baron Cohen is in the house, and Ryan Seacrest ended up on the losing end of the exchange yesterday (February 26).


Sacha Baron Cohen Brings "The Dictator" to the 2012 Oscars

Posted Sunday February 26, 2012 7:33 PM GMT

After battling his way back onto the guest list, Sacha Baron Cohen brought his spectacle to the red carpet at the 84th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday (February 26).

The 40-year-old English comedic actor was in character as Admiral General Aladee from his new movie "The Dictator" while waltzing about the Kodak Theatre venue.


2012 Academy Awards: Red Carpet Live Stream

Posted Sunday February 26, 2012 4:47 PM GMT

It's the most highly-anticipated event of the awards show season, and the red carpet at the Kodak Theatre will soon be overflowing with the top names in show business.

With the final preparations being tended to, the 84th Annual Academy Awards will kick off on ABC with red carpet coverage beginning at 7 PM ET while the ceremony officially gets underway at 8:25 PM ET on Sunday (February 26).


Sacha Baron Cohen's "Dictator" Wins Oscar Invite

Posted Friday February 24, 2012 7:33 PM GMT

After appearing on the "Today" show this morning to speak out against his Oscar ban, Sacha Baron Cohen's "The Dictator" character of Admiral General Aladee has gotten his way.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has just made the decision to extend an invite to Cohen which permits him to dress as his "The Dictator" character for the Kodak Tyheatre red carpet festivities on Sunday (February 26).


Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Dictator” Calls Into “Today” Show

Posted Friday February 24, 2012 8:46 AM GMT

Continuing his battle with the powers that be at the Academy Awards, Sacha Baron Cohen called the “Today” show in character as “The Dictator” this morning (February 24).

The “Bruno” actor had previously posted a clip on YouTube announcing his plans, and declared first-hand how he felt about being banned from the Oscars on Sunday- "Admiral General Aladeen will deliver a formal response tomorrow morning to being banned from the Oscars by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Zionists."


Sacha Baron Cohen Issues Statement on Oscar Ban

Posted Thursday February 23, 2012 8:40 PM GMT

With the Academy having issued a warning to Paramount Studios in regards to their unwillingness to allow Sacha Baron Cohen to turn the Oscars red carpet into a publicity stunt for his upcoming movie "The Dictator," the comedic actor has just issued a statement on the matter.