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Golden Trailer Awards: ‘A Quiet Place: Part II’, ‘Black Widow’ Among Winners

The 2021 Golden Trailer Awards honored the best in film and TV marketing Thursday night. The ceremony, which was broadcast from the Niswonger Performing Arts Center (NPAC) in Greenville, Tennessee, was hosted by comedian Leanne Morgan. Presenters included Nashville-based stand-up comic Josh Black, country pop artist Jesslee, and actor and comedian Neal Reddy from Netflix’s Queer Eye.  Trailers for Pixar’s Soul, Amazon’s comic-book series […]

Cannes: Shailene Woodley Joins ‘Robots’ Comedy From ‘Borat’ Writer Anthony Hines

Emmy-nominated Big Little Lies star Shailene Woodley has joined Jack Whitehall (Jungle Cruise) in Robots, a comedy feature in which a womanizer and a gold digger learn about humanity when forced to team up and pursue robot doubles of themselves. Woodley replaces Emma Roberts, who was originally attached to star in the film, which is […]

MTV Movie & TV Awards: Sacha Baron Cohen to Receive Comedic Genius Honor (Exclusive)

Sacha Baron Cohen has said that the “comedy genius” in Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is Rudy Giuliani, who made headlines for his seemingly inappropriate behavior during one scene of the film, but MTV knows who the sequel’s real comedy star is. Baron Cohen is set to receive the Comedic Genius Award at the 2021 MTV Movie […]

Razzie Awards: Sia’s ‘Music’ Wins 3 as Rudy Giuliani Nabs Two for ‘Borat’ Cameo

The top prize of worst picture went to MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's 'Absolute Proof' election-fraud film, with the annual celebration of cinematic lowlights also giving a special honor to 2020 as "The Worst Calendar Year Ever!"

Artios Awards: ‘Borat 2,’ ‘Trial of the Chicago 7,’ ‘Minari’ Among Film Winners

The Casting Society of America handed out prizes in categories spanning TV, film and theater in a virtual event hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown.

‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’ Writer Reveals How to Craft a Screenplay for Improvisation

Co-writer and producer Anthony Hines describes the massive amount of material the film's eight screenwriters produced, preparing their actors for any situation.

WGA Awards: ‘Promising Young Woman’ Wins Original Screenplay, ‘Borat 2’ Takes Adapted Prize

'Ted Lasso' dominated the TV awards with two wins as 'Desus & Mero' won best comedy/variety talk series over reigning champ 'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver.'

The ‘Borat’ Rule: Nothing Allowed to Get in the Way of a Laugh, Says Rerecording Mixer

 Lora Hirschberg — the only woman to win an Oscar for sound mixing — took her cues from Sacha Baron Cohen in deciding what audiences should hear.

Making of ‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’: How Sacha Baron Cohen Secretly Devised the Return of the Kazakhstani Journalist for “Peaceful Protest” Against Trump

A script cloaked in secrecy by an "unbreakable code" (i.e., many typos) led to a Golden Globes-winning political message film wrapped in an ambush comedy movie that led to Rudy Giuliani’s public humiliation. 

A Fake PAC, a Pro-Trump Rally and an (Eventually) Angry Mob: How the Oscar-Shortlisted “Wuhan Flu” Song From ‘Borat 2’ Came Together

Writer, producer and regular Sacha Baron Cohen collaborator Anthony Hines lifts the insane lid on the extraordinary and comical lengths the film's team had to go to for Borat to get on stage at a pro-gun rally to sing about injecting Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Anthony Fauci with COVID-19.

YouTube Suspends Rudy Giuliani Again

The former New York City mayor was already making headlines Monday morning after he was mocked during Sunday's Golden Globes by Sacha Baron Cohen.

Golden Globes: Sacha Baron Cohen Thanks “All-White” HFPA, Rudy Giuliani as ‘Borat 2’ Wins

The Amazon Prime Video project is the first movie to debut on a streaming service to win one of the Globes' best picture categories.