Home Videos Photos Shop
PerezHilton CocoPerez Beyoncé Kelly Ripa Kim K. Kesha PerezTV

Sacha Baron Cohen News Archive

Academy Apologizes To George Takei & Other Asian Members After They Protest 'Tasteless' Jokes From The 2016 Oscars!

| Filed under: Chris RockSacha Baron CohenOscarsControversy

no title

It looks like The Academy is in hot water again!

Chris Rock did an AH-Mazing job of putting the organization on blast for its lack of diversity at the 2016 Oscars.

But during the ceremony, he still managed to tell some racially insensitive jokes himself that played with Asian stereotypes — and some people weren't laughing about it.

George Takei, Ang Lee, and Sandra Oh were some of 25 Academy members of Asian descent that sent a letter to the Academy protesting jokes about Asian's during the Oscars last month.

Related: Henry Cavill Questions If The Oscars' Push For Diversity Is 'Racist'!

These old and lame jokes included Rock's skit that introduced three Asian children as Academy accountants, and an ad-libbed comment by Sacha Baron Cohen suggesting that Asians have small peens.

The letter asked for "concrete steps" to make sure that award shows will avoid the "tone-deaf approach" to Asians in the future. The letter states:

Permalink / Comment Here

Sacha Baron Cohen Gets Real With Howard Stern & Explains The CRAZY Reason He Left The Freddie Mercury Biopic — Watch!

| Filed under: Music MinuteFilm FlickersHoward SternSacha Baron Cohen

no title

The Freddie Mercury biopic has been talked about for a long time and now we're getting some more deets about what the holdup has been!

Since Sacha Baron Cohen was originally attached to play the Queen singer for a number of years before dropping out, Howard Stern HAD to ask the actor about what happened!

Related: Sacha Baron Cohen Talks About The REAL Porno Scene He Filmed For Borat!

While we knew there were "creative differences" that caused the Brothers Grimsby star to exit the project, we didn't really get a great reason until Tuesday's show — when Sacha revealed an unnamed band member wanted to kill off Mercury halfway through the film!

SRSLY?!

Ch-ch-check out Cohen's revealing interview to get his side of the story about why he left the biopic (below)!

Permalink / Comment Here

Donald Trump Gets AIDS In Sacha Baron Cohen's Brothers Grimsby — Is Sony Scared Of Legal Repercussions?!

| Filed under: Film FlickersOops!Wacky, Tacky & TrueLegal MattersPolitikDonald TrumpSacha Baron CohenNewsSonyControversy

no title

Poor Sony just can't catch a break!

The company's Sony Pictures division is in the process of releasing Sacha Baron Cohen's new film The Brothers Grimsby, which will open in America on March 11, but it's not all good for the entertainment company!

Related: At Least There Is SOME Good News Out Of Sony!

[MILD SPOILER ALERT]

In Cohen's film, Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe — played by a body double — contracts AIDS, and eventually gives it to Donald Trump (also played by a body double).

Now, even though the movie is satire, Cohen's film is attracting all the wrong attention for Sony, as the company is reportedly worried about releasing such a controversial story — and getting a negative public reaction from the real Trump!

Trump, of course, is notoriously litigious, and Sony is

Permalink / Comment Here

Sacha Baron Cohen Filmed A REAL Porno Scene For Borat — Watch Him Tell Conan O'Brien About It The NSFW Deleted Scene In Great Detail!

| Filed under: TV NewsFilm FlickersSacha Baron CohenConan O'BrienHIGHlariousSexLate Night TV

no title

Of all Sacha Baron Cohen's characters everyone's favorite by far is Borat — but apparently there was one scene form the hit comedy so dirty NO ONE got to see it!

The 44-year-old actor stopped by Conan O'Brien's late night show last night to help promote his upcoming comedy The Brothers Grimsby and revealed there was a deleted porno scene from Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan!

Related: Find Out How Sacha Baron Cohen & Isla Fisher Snuck The Ali G Costume Past Security At The Oscars!

Sacha apparently visited a porn movie set — in character — with REAL porn actors, actresses, and directors filming a movie. And Borat even got to "act" in the scene!

Ch-ch-check out Sacha retelling the HIGHlarious scene (below)!

Permalink / Comment Here