Da Ali G Show. Ali G (Sacha Baron Cohen). Copyright: Talkback

Sacha Baron Cohen is an actor and comedian best known for creating the characters Ali G, Borat and Brüno. His work - including the 2018 US series Who Is America? - is often characterised as a form of pranking, and usually sees him interacting with people in positions of authority whilst disguised as a character.

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Born
Wednesday 13th October 1971
Stage name
Borat
Stage name
Admiral General Aladeen
Nationality
English

Awards

Golden Globe Awards 2021
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in Any Motion Picture: Nominee
MTV Movie & TV Awards 2021
Comedy Genius Award: Winner
BAFTA Film Awards 2021
Best Supporting Actor: Longlisted
Academy Awards (Oscars) 2021
Best Supporting Actor: Nominee
Academy Awards (Oscars) 2021
Best Adapted Screenplay: Nominee
Writers Guild Of America Awards 2021
Adapted Screenplay: Winner
London Critics' Circle Film Awards 2021
Supporting Actor Of The Year: Nominee
London Critics' Circle Film Awards 2021
British/Irish Actor Of The Year: Nominee
MTV Movie & TV Awards 2021
Best Performance In A Movie: Nominee
Golden Globe Awards 2021
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Winner
MTV Movie & TV Awards 2021
Best Duo: Nominee
Primetime Emmy Awards 2019
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series: Nominee (Who Is America? (Sacha Baron Cohen))
British Comedy Awards 2012
Outstanding Achievement In Comedy: Winner
Golden Globe Awards 2007
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Winner
Academy Awards (Oscars) 2007
Best Adapted Screenplay: Nominee
British Comedy Awards 2006
Best Writing: Winner
Stinkers Bad Movie Awards 2006
Worst Fake Accent (Male): Winner
BAFTA Television Awards 2001
Best Comedy Performance: Winner
BAFTA Television Awards 2000
Best Entertainment Performance: Nominee
British Comedy Awards 1999
Best Male Comedy Breakthrough Artist: Winner

Credits

Year Production Role
2021 The Jonathan Ross Show - Special Guests
  1. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2020 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Producer
2020 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Story
2020 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Writer
2020 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Borat Sagdiyev
2020 Coming To England In Development Executive Producer
2017 Greatest Celebrity Wind-Ups Ever! - Series 1
    Self (Archive Material)
    2016 Grimsby Producer
    2016 Grimsby Writer
    2016 Grimsby Nobby
    2016 The Jonathan Ross Show - Series 10
    1. E6 - Sacha Baron Cohen, Stephen Fry, Amy Poehler, Romesh Ranganathan, Shawn Mendes
    Guest
    2012 Channel 4's Comedy Gala (as Admiral General Aladeen)
    1. Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2012
    Self
    2012 Channel 4's Comedy Gala
    1. Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2012
    Self
    2012 Alan Carr: Chatty Man - Series 8 (as The Dictator)
    1. E3 - Sacha Baron Cohen, Ray Winstone, Phillip Schofield, Holly Willoughby
    Guest
    2009 Brüno Writer
    2009 Brüno Bruno
    2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan Producer
    2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan Story
    2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan Writer
    2006 Borat: Cultural Learnings Of America For Make Benefit Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan Borat Sagdiyev
    2006 Friday Night With Jonathan Ross - Series 11 (as Bruno)
    1. E8 - Smokey Robinson, All Saints, Borat, Gnarls Barkley
    Guest
    2003 Ali G In Da USAiii - Series 1 Various
    2002 Ali G Indahouse Executive Producer
    2002 Ali G Indahouse Writer
    2002 Ali G Indahouse Borat
    2002 Ali G Indahouse Ali G
    2000 Da Ali G Show
    1. E1 - Episode One
    2. E2 - Episode Two
    3. E3 - Episode Three
    Writer
    2000 Da Ali G Show Ali G
    1999 The 11 O'Clock Show - Series 2 Ali G
    1998 The 11 O'Clock Show - Series 3 Ali G
    1998 The 11 O'Clock Show - Series 1 Ali G
    1995 Jack & Jeremy's Police 4 Ensemble Actor
    0000 Ali G In Da USAiii - Series 2 Various

    Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
    Sacha Baron Cohen on IMDb

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