Grimsby. Image shows from L to R: Nobby (Sacha Baron Cohen), Sebastian (Mark Strong). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

Grimsby

Sacha Baron Cohen comedy about a slick spy and his idiot brother

Genre
Film
Released
2016
Starring
Sacha Baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Isla Fisher, Rebel Wilson, Gabourey Sidibe, Penelope Cruz, David Harewood, Ian McShane and Johnny Vegas
Writers
Sacha Baron Cohen, Phil Johnston and Peter Baynham
Director
Louis Leterrier
Producers
Sacha Baron Cohen and Nira Park

Nobby has everything a man from Grimsby could want, including 11 children and the most gorgeous girlfriend in the northeast of England.

There's only one thing missing: his little brother, Sebastian, for whom Nobby has been searching for 28 years, after they were separated as kids.

Nobby sets off to reunite with Sebastian, unaware that not only is his brother MI6's deadliest assassin, he's just uncovered plans for an imminent global terrorist attack.

Production Details

UK certificate
15
Duration
83 minutes
Release date
Wednesday 24th February 2016
Distributor

Sony Pictures

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Broadcast details

Last repeat
Sunday 12th May 2019 at 10:00pm on C5

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