Video

FXX Will Bring Back Ali G, Which is Very Nice, We Like

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Cable network hopes to reintroduce Sacha Baron Cohen's original series to a new group of TV viewers.

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Court Throws Out Hilarious Lawsuit Against Bruno

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I first told you about Richelle Olson's lawsuit against Sacha Cohen and the producers of Bruno back in June 2009.

WHAT A CUNT

Sacha Baron Cohen accused of assault at gay rights rally

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A photographer and not-at-all-fame-seeking-bottom-feeder named Mike Skiff has filed a lawsuit against Sacha Baron Cohen and the crew of Bruno over a 2008 incident in which Skiff claims he was assaulted at a Prop 8 rally (the proposition that banned gay marriage in California).

TERRORISTS

BRUNO TERRORIST SAYS HE’S NOT A TERRORIST

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Terrorist Ayman Abu Aita, who previously threatened to sue for being identified as a terrorist in the Bruno movie, has reportedly followed through.

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PETE ROSE IS REALLY GOOD AT SITTING ON MEXICANS

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In this deleted scene from the Bruno movie, recently leaked to promote the DVD release on November 17th,  baseball great Pete Rose is subjected to the same here-sit-on-my-Mexican stunt that Bruno used on Paula Abdul.

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SACHA COHEN DOING EUROVISION MOVIE

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Sacha Baron Cohen has signed on to star in Borat writer Dan Mazer's film about the Eurovision song contest, which he's been developing since 2007.

THE HANGOVER

B.O.: POTTER SCORES $159M, BRUNO PLUMMETS

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince topped the box office, earning $159.

SUICIDE BOMBERS

BRUNO TERRORIST THREATENS TO… SUE?

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It's a sad commentary on the state of terrorism when a former member of a group whose mission statement includes suicide bombing calls someone a liar and threatens with a lawsuit.

MOVIE QUOTING

BRUNO-QUOTING TASK FORCE GEARS UP

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Landline TV's videos keep getting better, which is nice, because they save me the trouble of expending all my energy on brilliant industry analysis and photoshopping Paula Abdul on top of Mexicans.

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SUPERINTENDENT BUZZKILL IS ANGRY AT BRUNO

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Brüno recently did a photoshoot for the latest issue of GQ in which goofed around with L.

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PAULA ABDUL SAT ON A MEXICAN

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NY Mag recently obtained some production notes from Brüno, which for once are actually interesting (production notes are usually just a collection of the cast and crew's embarrassing, sycophantic praise for each other, like a daisy chain in print form).

#TRAILERS

PAULY SHORE, BRUNO FIGHT OVER BLACK BABIES

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The New York Daily News reports that Pauly Shore is upset that Brüno's black-baby adoption is hogging all the press while Shore's own Afridoption-themed film flies under the radar (despite, I must admit, looking pretty funny), and is even considering legal action.

Universal

UNIV SHOULD BORROW BAY’S ROBOT BALLS

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On Friday I reported that Universal had cut a scene from Brüno featuring LaToya Jackson a few hours before the Brüno premiere in LA.

THE TONIGHT SHOW

BRUNO GAVE CONAN A LAP DANCE. SHOCKING.

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I was trying to avoid this because all I do is talk about Conan O'Brien all the time, but it seems like Bruno's appearance on "The Tonight Show" last night (video below) is the big story today.

#CONAN

BRUNO ON CONAN, MICHAEL JACKSON

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Sacha Baron Cohen (still in character, obviously) stopped by the Tonight Show after the L.

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BRUNO & ANATOMICALLY CORRECT BODYSUITS

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Brüno and friends recently made an appearance in Germany wearing furry, anatomically correct bodysuits (with matching Ugg boots), an idea he clearly stole my old family portraits.

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BRUNO REQUIRES HELMETS FOR STUPID PEOPLE

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Sacha Baron Cohen is a kosher Jew, so he pretty much had carte blanche to do all the Jew jokes he wanted in Borat.

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NO FUN POLICE DEMAND BRUNO EXPLAIN JOKES

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The New York Times did an article on the Brüno movie over the weekend, focussing on the film's overt political message.


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