Sacha Baron Cohen

Bono Wants To Assemble A Crack Team Of Comedians To Fight Terror

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK

U2 frontman Bono has unveiled his suggestion for an elite squad which he believes can topple terror. Comprising comedians Amy Schumer, Chris Rock and ...

Brian May Hits Out At Sacha Baron Cohen Over Queen Biopic Claims

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Brian May has hit out at Sacha Baron Cohen, amid claims he made about Queen’s plans for a Freddie Mercury biopic. The ‘Borat’ actor quit the pr...

Former Grimsby MP Wants Sacha Baron Cohen To 'Die' Over New Movie

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK

A former Labour MP from Grimsby has said Sacha Baron Cohen is "public enemy number one" in the town and should go back to "Kazakhstan and die" after t...

So THAT'S Why Sacha Quit The Queen Movie

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen has revealed the reason he walked away from his role playing Freddie Mercury in the Queen biopic. In an interview with US radio host...

10 Great Things About Grimsby You Definitely Won't See In The Movie

Becky Barnes | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Becky Barnes

I'm sure my fellow Grimbarians won't mind me saying, we're a pretty average mid to large sized town. Big enough that there's a fair amount to do, but small enough that it still feels friendly. Born and bred here, I have moved away several times for work but now firmly back in its bosom, I have always felt somewhat protective of my little town...

Sacha Baron Cohen Reveals The 'Borat' Scene So Cheeky It's Never Been Seen By Anyone

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK Comedy

Speaking to Conan O'Brien, master impressionist Sacha Baron Cohen has revealed the hilarious details of a 'Borat' deleted scene that never made it int...

'Grimsby': Much Grimmer Than I Thought

Paul Marshall | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Judging by the reviews I'd read, I knew it wasn't going to be great, but I had no idea it was going to be quite so bad. Before the climax, I decided enough was enough and walked out. Something I've never done before.

Sacha Gets A Telling Off After Swearing Live On ITV

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen landed himself in hot water at the premiere of his latest film ‘Grimsby’, when he swore during a live ITV interview. The sta...

Sacha Baron Cohen And Isla Fisher Have Donated $1 Million To Syrian Refugee Children

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.12.2015 | UK

Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher have donated $1 million (£670,000) to Syrian refugee children. The comedian and his actress wife have given the ...

Will Sacha's Latest Effort Do For Grimsby What 'Borat' Did For Kazahstan?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen is preparing to make his way back to our screen, with his own unique take on the espionage genre - set in Grimsby, naturally - and w...

Queen Like You've Never Seen Them Before

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Brian May will be unveiling the most personal pictures yet of his Queen bandmates - including never-before-seen shots of the much-missed Freddie Mercu...

A Brief History of the Mockumentary and Six Gems You Might Not Know

Ed Cripps | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

A mockumentary about the BBC made by the BBC, it's too early to say if a satire whose hunter and quarry live in the same stable is ingenious or misguided. Instead, it seems timely (or the lowest form of hack opportunism to publish an article I've had marinating for months) to look back at the mockumentary as a genre...

Another One Bites The Dust! Director Pulls Out Of Freddie Mercury Biopic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

There's been another blow to the forthcoming biopic about Queen singer Freddie Mercury after director Dexter Fletcher quit the project. Deadline ha...

From Stand-Up To Screen - 10 Comics Who Made The Biggest Leap

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

With Kevin Hart’s new film 'Ride Along' arriving in UK cinemas on Friday, it seems the Pennsylvania native has hit the big time from his humble begi...

Freddie Mercury Film Lead Actor Confirmed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

'We've found our Freddie," Brian May told HuffPostUK a month ago, and now it's official. 'Skyfall' star Ben Whishaw WILL play flamboyant Queen fro...

WATCH: That Sacha Baron Cohen Awards Prank - Part Two

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Comedy

On Monday, we posted the video of Sacha Baron Cohen pulling a rather brilliant stunt at the 2013 BAFTA Britannia Awards in LA. And now part two has...

WATCH: Sacha Baron Cohen Shocks Hollywood Awards Audience

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Comedy

UPDATE: Part Two - Watch What Happened Next A prank from Sacha Baron Cohen is nothing unusual, of course. But there's something particularly gre...

Caroline Frost

'We Have Our Freddie,' Says Brian May

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

“We think we have our man,” says Brian May, about the much-speculated identity of the actor to play Freddie Mercury in the forthcoming biopic. ...

Is Daniel Radcliffe REALLY Going To Play Flamboyant Freddie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe may be keen to put his 'Harry Potter' days behind him, but this is going some. The clean-cut, family favourite actor is reportedl...

Can This Man Play Freddie Mercury?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Michael Sheen is the bookies' favourite to replace Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie Mercury in a biopic about the Queen frontman. Following the news th...

Sacha Breaks Free From Freddie Mercury Movie

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

He seemed like the perfect choice to play legendary rock star Freddie Mercury, but Sacha Baron Cohen has now pulled out of the biopic about the Queen ...

Caroline Frost

'There Are Only Two Men In Hollywood Working Harder Than Me'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Seth Rogen thinks there are probably only two men who work harder than him in Hollywood, and he inherited own his work ethic from both of them. “...

Ali G Would Be Proud..

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen is now Britain's highest-earning actor in America. The comedy star, who sprang to fame in 1998 as Staines-dwelling Ali G - comple...

Review: Les Miserables (2012)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

Frustratingly directed and far too long Les Miserables represents a bold, loud but horribly flawed musical theatre-to-film adaptation.

Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Very Bad' Audition

WENN | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

British funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen was left red-faced when a terrible audition for the London staging of 'Les Miserables' led him to breakdance in a d...