In 2009’s Bruno, comedian Sacha Baron Cohen plays a gay fashionista who pushes the limits. It was mostly shot like a documentary (as was Cohen’s previous film Borat ), which meant that many of the people in the film didn’t realize who they were really dealing with.
With that in mind, here we present our list of 15 things you probably didn’t know about Sacha Baron Cohen. Check out part one below, and stay tuned for part two, coming soon! Number Fifteen: He Studied History in College. Cohen attended Cambridge University, and it was there that he studied history. He wrote his thesis on the role of Jewish culture in the U.S. civil rights movement.
With Bruno hitting theaters, AM brings you 5 things you didn’t know about the man behind the movie’s star: Sacha Baron Cohen.
The Gun Nut on Sacha Baron Cohen’s Show Didn’t Know He Was Being Pranked Until He Saw Himself on TV. The Youth Shooters of America founder put a dildo in his mouth as a way to fight off terrorists.
Erran is a composer and has worked on several of Sacha’s films. Baron Cohen’s cousin, Simon, is an autism researcher. Education. Baron Cohen was educated at The Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School, an independent school in Elstree, Hertfordshire.
Spouse: Isla Fisher (m. 2010)
Watch video · In another “Bruno” scene, Baron Cohen was already under scrutiny by the local police when he filmed a risqué scene. “We’re in Kansas, and the police find out I’m there.
Sacha Baron Cohen’s wife Isla Fisher is just as famous as her husband! The actress has been married to Sacha since 2010, and the couple share three children together.
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