Sacha Baron Cohen News

Roseanne Barr, Keenen Ivory Wayans & Russell Peters to Judge New Season of NBC's LAST COMIC STANDING
by TV News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

America's most compelling comedy competition is back Thursday, May 22(9-11 p.m. ET) when NBC's Emmy Award-nominated series “Last Comic Standing” returns with three new celebrity judges — comedy icons Roseanne Barr and Keenen Ivory Wayans, along with international comic sensation Russell Peters — as well as dynamic new host JB Smoove. (more...)

Helena Bonham Carter to Reprise Role as 'Red Queen' in Disney's THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
by Movies News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

Variety writes that Helena Bonham Carter will be heading THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, reprising her role as the Red Queen in Disney's upcoming 'Alice in Wonderland' sequel, directed by James Bobin. (more...)

'WALL STREET', 'HUSTLE' Top Nominees of 2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS; Full List Revealed!
by TV News Desk - Mar 06, 2014

MTV today announced the nominees for the "2014 MTV Movie Awards," setting the stage for an epic showdown between critically-acclaimed films (more...)

Decibel's SWEENEY TODD to Make World Premiere in French in Quebec City, Oct 28-Nov 8
by BWW News Desk - Mar 05, 2014

After many successful Broadway productions, a big screen adaptation and over 40 awards worldwide, the highly-praised musical thriller Sweeney Todd will play in one of Canada's greatest venue: Le Capitole de Que?bec. The production will mark the show's world premiere in French and will definitely be Quebec City's EVENT of next fall! (more...)

Second Season of LEGIT, ALI G: REZURECTION Debuts Tonight on FXX
by TV News Desk - Feb 26, 2014

FXX premieres the second season of its original comedy series Legit and Ali G: Rezurection tonight, February 26. Legit will air at 10 PM ET/PT, followed by Ali G: Rezurection at 10:30 PM ET/PT. (more...)

Leslie Bibb to Lead NBC's Comedy Pilot LOVE IS RELATIVE
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

According to Deadline, Leslie Bibb has been tapped to star in NBC's upcoming multi-camera comedy pilot LOVE IS RELATIVE. The project comes from BORAT and BRUNO co-writer Dan Mazer, which featured Sacha Baron Cohen. (more...)

Sacha Baron Cohen Eyes Disney's THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
by Movies News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

Sacha Baron Cohen is in early talks to star in Disney's 'Alice In Wonderland' sequel titled THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS. (more...)

Second Season of LEGIT, ALI G: REZURECTION to Debut 2/26 on FXX
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

FXX has set the premiere date of February 26th for the second season of its original comedy series Legit and Ali G: Rezurection. Legit will air at 10 PM ET/PT, followed by Ali G: Rezurection at 10:30 PM ET/PT. (more...)

BWW REVIEWS: Weathervane's Take on LES MISERABLES Delightfully Different
by Paul Batterson - Dec 30, 2013

One of the great things about the theater is that art is constantly changing, constantly evolving. If it isn't, even the best of shows become stale, bland and, God forbid, boring. (more...)

Ben Whishaw to Portray Freddy Mercury in Upcoming Film Biopic
by Movies News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

Whishaw has now officially been cast in the role for the film penned by 'Frost/Nixon/ playwright and screenwriter Peter Morgan who received Academy Award noms for his screenplays of 'Frost/Nixon' and 'The Queen.' (more...)

Dexter Fletcher to Direct Ben Whishaw-Led Freddy Mercury Biopic?
by Movies News Desk - Dec 09, 2013

Deadline writes that actor-director Dexter Fletcher will helm GK films and Sony Pictures' upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic. As BWW previously reported, Ben Whishaw is still being eyed to star as the iconic Queen frontman. (more...)

Robert Pattinson to Join Ben Whishaw in Freddy Mercury Biopic?
by Movies News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

According to the Daily Mail, rumors are circulating that the producers of the upcoming Freddy Mercury biopic are eyeing Robert Pattinson to play Queen guitarist May. (more...)

Sabrina Soto to Host INSPIRED: BY SABRINA Women's Lifestyle Show
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2013

Believe Entertainment Group (BE) today announced plans for a new lifestyle content series hosted and curated by lifestyle expert and HGTV star Sabrina Soto, slated to premiere November 21. The series will kick off with five holiday-themed episodes with launch partner EVEREADY and live on a dedicated channel on the AOL On Network. (more...)

VIDEO: Lindsay Lohan & Alexander Skarsgard Guest on Series Finale of HBO's EASTBOUND AND DOWN
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2013

Last night, HBO aired the series finale of Eastbound and Down featuring an end montage depicting the future. (more...)

From Stage to Screen - BWW's Favorite Musicals Adapted for the Cinema
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 17, 2013

With LES MISERABLES' stirring success at the box office last year and upcoming, all-star film versions of INTO THE WOODS, JERSEY BOYS, THE LAST FIVE YEARS, ANNIE and THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, we couldn't resist rounding up a few of our favorite stage-to-screen adaptations. (more...)

VIDEO: Sacha Baron Cohen Pulls Murder Prank at 2013 Britannia Awards
by Movies News Desk - Nov 10, 2013

At today's Brittania Awards, Sacha Baron Cohen punked audience members in which he pretended to murder the oldest living actress to work with Charlie Chaplin in a silent film. Check out the skit, via TV Guide, below! (more...)

WOB to Present LES MISERABLES in Summer 2014
by BWW News Desk - Nov 05, 2013

The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre's Executive Producer & CEO, Bill Kiska, announced that the international blockbuster Les Miserables will play the theatre during the summer of 2014. As Frederick's only year-round producing theater, Way Off Broadway is preparing to reach a milestone when its 2014 Season opens in January. Way Off Broadway will be celebrating twenty years of entertainment at its theater located in the Willowtree Plaza on the west side of the City of Frederick. (more...)

FX Closes First-Look Deal with Sacha Baron Cohen's Four By Two; Orders ALI G: REZURECTION for 2014
by TV News Desk - Nov 01, 2013

FX Productions (FXP) has closed a first-look TV deal with Sacha Baron Cohen's production company, Four By Two, and FXX has ordered Ali G: Rezurection to begin airing in early 2014. Ali G: Rezurection includes every episode of Da Ali G Show with new, original introductions starring Baron Cohen, along with the BAFTA Award winning English episodes of Da Ali G Show that never aired on American television and The Best of Ali G. The deal was announced today by Nick Grad, President of Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions and Eric Schrier, President of Original Programming, FX Networks and FX Productions. (more...)

Halloween 2013 Photo Phantasmagoria! Your Favorite Stars In Their Halloween Costumes
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 31, 2013

All the ghosts and goblins of the Halloween season are now emerging as the spookiest day of the year wears on and some of Broadway and Hollywood's biggest names have been spotted getting into the spirit of the season with some particularly impressive costumes over the last few days, and we have a look at them all! (more...)

Jaguar Cars to Become Title Sponsor of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles' 2013 BAFTA LA JAGUAR BRITANNIA AWARDS'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2013

MAHWAH, N.J., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Jaguar Cars announced today that they will elevate their presence in Hollywood by joining with the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA LA) as the official 2013 title sponsor of the BAFTA LA JAGUAR BRITANNIA AWARDS . The Jaguar Britannia Awards , taking place November 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, celebrates the achievements of those who have made an outstanding contribution to excellence in the international entertainment industry. Honors are given for excellence in film, directing and comedy, as well as for worldwide contribution to entertainment and for use of the moving image for humanitarian causes. (more...)

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