Sacha Baron Cohen Thanks Anonymous Bodyguard “Who Stopped Me From Getting Shot Twice” After Second Golden Globe Win For ‘Borat’ Sequel
returned to the spotlight to claim the award for Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy.“Hold on, Donald Trump is contesting the result,” Baron Cohen joked. “He’s claiming that a lot of dead people voted, which is a very rude thing to say about the HFPA.”
While saluting all of the artists who risked their lives to be a part of making this film—which shot amidst the Covid-19 pandemic—theBoratsequel’s writer, producer and star gave special thanks to one person, in particular, who he kept anonymous. “Most thanks of all to my bodyguard, who stopped me from getting shot twice,” he said. “You know who you are, and you know I’m not allowed to say your name. But thank you.”
Related StoryGolden Globes: 'Nomadland' Wins Best Motion Picture Drama - The Complete Winners ListIn his first acceptance speech of the night, for Best Motion Picture, Baron Cohen likewise went in both topical and hilarious directions. “Thank you to the all-white Hollywood Foreign Press,” he deadpanned, to kick things off. headtopics.com
“I’ve got to say, this movie couldn’t have been possible without my co-star, a fresh new talent who came from nowhere and turned out to be a comedy genius. I’m talking, of course, about Rudy Giuliani. I mean, who could get more laughs out of one unzipping?” he added, before giving thanks to his actual co-star, Maria Bakalova.
Between his turn in, and inThe Trial of the Chicago 7, as quick-witted political activist Abbie Hoffman, Baron Cohen is shaping up as a likely Oscar contender in one or more categories. At the Globes, he was also nominated for his turn in Aaron Sorkin’s Netflix legal drama, though he lost out in that case to
Judas and the Black Messiah’s Daniel Kaluuya.In the category of Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Baron Cohen beat out the likes of James Corden ( Read more: Deadline Hollywood »
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