With Uggie stealing hearts in “The Artist,” snagging the spotlight at celebrity events and reportedly preparing for a sketch with Oscar host Billy Crystal, Hollywood really has gone to the dogs this year. There’s even a brand-new awards show honoring canine performers.
By LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — There’s more than Hollywood ego on the line at Sunday’s 63rd prime-time Emmys. After disappointing performances by a pair of major trophy fests this year, the TV ceremony could prove an awards season reboot. For producer Mark Burnett, the successful reality TV czar (“Survivor,” “The Apprentice“) […]
Eminem and Jay-Z got the royal treatment on The Late Show with David Letterman last night, as he dedicated the whole show to the two of them, promoting their two concert dates in September. He even tricked out the roof of the Ed Sullivan Theater so they could perform up there instead of on the […]
By SANDY COHEN AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES Katy Perry dripping with green slime. Jack Black, in his underpants, shooting fireworks from his crotch. Sacha Baron Cohen‘s alter-ego, Bruno, landing his bare backside on Eminem‘s face. These sure aren’t Oscar moments. MTV Networks – which include Nickelodeon, Spike, Comedy Central and VH1 – specialize in […]
LOS ANGELES — At least five funny actors will help hand out Oscars this year. Telecast producers say Sacha Baron Cohen, Jason Bateman, Steve Carell, Tina Fey and Ben Stiller will serve as presenters at the Academy Awards. It will be the first Oscar appearances for ‘Borat’ star Baron Cohen and Bateman, a star of […]
BY: Brett Zongker WASHINGTON – A Palestinian shopkeeper and father portrayed as a terrorist in the movie “Bruno” is suing film star Sacha Baron Cohen, talk show host David Letterman and others for libel and slander. The lawsuit filed last week by Ayman Abu Aita in federal court seeks $110 million in damages. In the […]
Sacha Baron Cohen’s outrageously obnoxious Brüno comes to DVD next week, and Fancast has an exclusive sneak peek at the DVD. It features the flamboyant gay fashionista’s run-in with LaToya Jackson, which was cut from the theatrical release due to sensitivity about the aftermath of her brother Michael Jackson’s death. Check out our exclusive clip […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Br%C3%BCno/146181/1170632139/Bruno%3A-Palestine/embed 580 476] Brüno Buy tickets at Fandango! Sacha Baron Cohen continues the ambush pranksterism that made him famous with Borat, this time starring as an obnoxious gay Austrian fashionista who spreads confusion and frustration and anger wherever he goes. (more…)
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Late-Show-With-David-Letterman/90389/1177540745/Letterman—Bruno-Top-Ten-List/embed 580 476] On Tuesday night, Sacha Baron Cohen stopped by The Late Show with David Letterman as himself, telling a scary story about ambush-interviewing a terrorist. Last night, though, he gave us more of what we expected, delivering the Top Ten List in character as Bruno. Check it out!
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Late-Show-With-David-Letterman/90389/1174811126/Letterman—Bruno-and-The-Terrorist/embed 580 476] Sacha Baron Cohen made a rare appearance as himself instead of as Bruno on The Late Show with David Letterman last night, and he gave us a behind-the-mind look at just how crazy his gay Austrian fashionista gets – by pulling his ambush-style interview on an actual terrorist. That takes incredible […]