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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[...]

Universal signs Liebling

In a press release sent by PR Newswire, Debbie Liebling has been named Universal Pictures’ new president of production taking over the sport from Donna Langley who was promoted to co-chairman. Liebling’s past credits include “Borat” and “Dodgeball” where she was executive VP and President of production at Fox Atomic.[...]