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Irrfan Khan honoured at the in memorium segment at the 93rd Academy Awards

Oscars 2021 highlights: Nomadland wins Best Picture, Irrfan Khan honoured

UPDATED ON APR 26, 2021 09:57 AM IST
  • Oscars 2021 highlights: Chloé Zhao won Best Director, Nomadland won Best Picture and Best Actress, Irrfan Khan was honoured in the in memorium segment, and Anthony Hopkins pipped the late Chadwick Boseman for Best Actor.
Sacha Baron Cohen has played Borat in two movies.
Sacha Baron Cohen has played Borat in two movies.

'It got too dangerous': Sacha Baron Cohen officially retires from playing Borat

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 08:18 PM IST
Sacha Baron Cohen has revealed that will be retiring from his character of Borat Sagdiyev. The actor played the character in two films but says it has become too dangerous now.
Rahul Roy has been discharged from hospital and is at his home now. Hollywood and Bollywood celebs reacted to violence in Washington DC.
Rahul Roy has been discharged from hospital and is at his home now. Hollywood and Bollywood celebs reacted to violence in Washington DC.

Aashiqui actor Rahul Roy discharged from hospital, celebs react to US Capitol violence

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 12:11 PM IST
Here are the top 5 entertainment news stories of the day: Actor Rahul Roy has been discharged from hospital and is back at his home, a report said. A bunch of Hollywood and Bollywood celebs reacted to violence in Washington DC.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has also inaugurated women help desks, being set up in each police station.(ANI Photo)
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has also inaugurated women help desks, being set up in each police station.(ANI Photo)

News updates from Hindustan Times: Yogi Adityanath orders glass room in all UP police stations for women complainants and all the latest news

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON OCT 24, 2020 12:58 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
US President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally at Pensacola International Airport in Pensacola, Florida, US on October 23, 2020.(Reuters Photo)
US President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally at Pensacola International Airport in Pensacola, Florida, US on October 23, 2020.(Reuters Photo)

Donald Trump no fan of Sacha Baron Cohen, says ‘to me he was a creep’

Aboard Air Force One | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2020 11:20 AM IST
Donald Trump said the incident happened about 15 years ago, meaning he was likely referring to Baron Cohen’s 2003 interview with him while playing Ali G, where the wannabe gangster pitches his latest business venture to Trump -- special gloves for eating ice cream.
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm review: Sacha Baron Cohen returns, this time with an urgent agenda.
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm review: Sacha Baron Cohen returns, this time with an urgent agenda.

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm review: An audacious achievement by Sacha Baron Cohen, one of the bravest storytellers of our times

Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2020 12:03 PM IST
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm review: Tom Cruise risks his life by jumping out of planes, but Sacha Baron Cohen does it by infiltrating a white power rally with a bulletproof vest under his dungarees. Just in case.
The Trial of the Chicago 7 movie review: Jeremy Strong in a still from Aaron Sorkin’s new Netflix film.(Niko Tavernise/NETFLIX © 2020)
The Trial of the Chicago 7 movie review: Jeremy Strong in a still from Aaron Sorkin’s new Netflix film.(Niko Tavernise/NETFLIX © 2020)

The Trial of the Chicago 7 movie review: Aaron Sorkin’s stupendous Netflix film delivers 5 star entertainment, it’s timely and terrific

Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2020 06:51 PM IST
The Trial of the Chicago 7 movie review: Aaron Sorkin’s star-studded Netflix film is a crowd-pleaser of the highest quality — propulsive, impassioned and well-intentioned. Full marks.
Sacha Baron Cohen in the first poster for Borat 2.
Sacha Baron Cohen in the first poster for Borat 2.

Sacha Baron Cohen ‘risked his life’ while making Borat 2, wore bulletproof vest twice. Watch first trailer

Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2020 02:11 PM IST
Actor Sacha Baron Cohen risked his life to make Borat 2, a surprise sequel to his 2006 cult hit. On two occasions, he was forced to wear bulletproof vests to ward off potential threats.
Speaking at the American NGO Anti-Defamation League’s Never is Now Summit, Cohen — who was being awarded their International Leadership Award — argued that because platforms like Facebook refuse to distinguish between opinion and micro-targeted lies, “democracy, which depends on shared truths, is in retreat, and autocracy, which thrives on shared lies, is on the march”.(ADL)
Speaking at the American NGO Anti-Defamation League’s Never is Now Summit, Cohen — who was being awarded their International Leadership Award — argued that because platforms like Facebook refuse to distinguish between opinion and micro-targeted lies, “democracy, which depends on shared truths, is in retreat, and autocracy, which thrives on shared lies, is on the march”.(ADL)

Newsmaker: A new and improved Sacha Baron Cohen takes on the ‘Silicon Six’

Hindustan Times | By Zara Murao
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2019 09:10 PM IST
The actor-director is best known for his rather crass film, Borat. But a recent speech that’s gone viral was an elegant takedown of the billionaires behind our social media platforms, for the damage they’re doing to democracies.
The Spy review: Comic legend Sacha Baron Cohen delivers a serious dramatic performance in new Netflix series.
The Spy review: Comic legend Sacha Baron Cohen delivers a serious dramatic performance in new Netflix series.

The Spy review: Serious Sacha Baron Cohen saves new Netflix series from being a joke

Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 01:31 PM IST
The Spy review: A serious dramatic turn by comic legend Sacha Baron Cohen saves Netflix’s new miniseries from being a joke.
A still from Bohemian Rhapsody trailer.(YouTube)
A still from Bohemian Rhapsody trailer.(YouTube)

The Taste With Vir: How close to reality is a TV show or a movie based on true events?

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2019 02:28 PM IST
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi speaks about films and TV shows based on true events, but what about one that distorts the truth but goes on to become one of the year’s biggest hits and earns an Oscar for its star?
Jokes on politicians and political developments is not a new phenomenon.
Jokes on politicians and political developments is not a new phenomenon.

A laugh riot: Too funny, too much? Here’s what the comedians have to say

Hindustan Times | By Samarth Goyal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2018 01:06 PM IST
Oft late, there have been too many jokes on political figures and movements, and comedians from across the globe have their say, and argue whether there has been an “overkill” of such jokes.
A still from Showtime’s Who is America?
A still from Showtime’s Who is America?

Sacha Baron Cohen beguiles politicians to their doom in Who Is America?

By AP, New York
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 11:55 AM IST
The first episode of Showtime’s Who Is America? snared former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and former Republican senator Trent Lott.
Sacha Baron Cohen will be seen in Who Is America?
Sacha Baron Cohen will be seen in Who Is America?

Sacha Baron Cohen to star in new comedy political show Who is America? Watch teaser

Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent, New York
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2018 07:07 PM IST
Hollywood actor Sacha Baron Cohen was undercover the entire year, filming a new show on America.
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