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Sacha Baron Cohen wants J.B. Smoove for “Dictator”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Curb your enthusiasm about this next casting announcement; “Curb Your Enthusiasm” co-star J.B. Smoove has a new gig. The comedian has joined “The Dictator,” Sacha Baron Cohen’s in-production comedy about a despot who “risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so[...]

Sacha Baron Cohen’s Next Comedy “The Dictator”

hollywoodnews.com: Paramount Pictures announced today that Sacha Baron Cohen’s new comedy THE DICTATOR will be released worldwide on May 11, 2012. The studio also announced that Larry Charles (‘Borat’, ‘Bruno’) has come aboard to direct. The film tells the heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure[...]

Interview: “Dinner for Schmucks” director Jay Roach on Steve Carell, Paul Rudd and Sacha Baron Cohen

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Don’t call it a remake. Yes, Jay Roach’s latest comedy “Dinner for Schmucks,” which opens this Friday, drops Steve Carell and Paul Rudd into hilariously uncomfortable situations that are reminiscent of French director Francis Veber’s 1998 comedy, “The Dinner Game.” But Roach, who recently spoke with Hollywood[...]

Sacha Baron Cohen: Highest paid British thespian in the U.S.

By Staff Soon after it was declared that Carey Mulligan is U.K.’s highest paid actress in Hollywood for her turn in the U.S. remake of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” Sacha Baron Cohen is the country’s best paid export. For his next film, Paramount Pictures’ “The Goat Herder,” Baron Cohen could[...]

Sacha Baron Cohen weds to Isla Fisher

BY STAFF According to Women’s Day “Borat” and “Bruno” star Sacha Baron Cohen has sealed the deal with his longtime girlfriend, Australian actress Isla Fisher. They reported that the ceremony took place in Paris, where the couple spent a week at the Hotel Ritz and were spotted touring the Place Vendome[...]

Cohen, Bateman, Carell, Fey, Stiller to present Oscar Show

BY STAFF Comedic talents Sacha Baron Cohen, Jason Bateman, Steve Carell, Tina Fey and Ben Stiller will help bring laughs to the 82nd Academy Awards®, telecast producers Bill Mechanic and Adam Shankman announced. This will be the debut appearances for Baron Cohen and Bateman. Stiller has appeared on five previous Oscar[...]