Sacha Baron Cohen, best known for playing the titular role of Borat (2006), turns 45 today, October 13. Born in London and raised Jewish, the English actor, comedian and screenwriter has also starred in films like Hugo (2011), Bruno (2009), Les Miserables (2012), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016) and more. Make sure you check out his wackiest roles.
Especially for his work in Borat, he has been nominated for and won many awards including the BAFTA Emmy, Academy Award and Golden Globe. Happy birthday, Mr. Borat. On his birthday, let's revisit some of his best dialogues from the film which is now a decade old, shall we? Feel old yet? Fear-a not. He has something to say on everything. Although, do proceed with-a caution, since you never know who Borat might offend. It's all good when taken in good humor though.
Borat: Jagshemash! My name-a Borat. I like you. I like sex! Is nice.
On his country:
Borat: This-a my country of Kazakhstan. It locate between Tajikstan, Kyrgyzstan and ass**** Uzbekistan.
Although Kazakhstan glorious country, it have problem too. Social, economic and Jew.
On his sister:
Borat: This is Natalya. She is my sister. She is no. 4 prostitute in whole of Kazakhstan. Nice!
On his wife:
Borat: My wife is dead?
Borat: High five!
Borat: So what-a means this-a feminism?
Woman: It's the theory that women should be equal to men in economic, social and political…
Woman: You are laughing?!
Woman: That is the problem.
On his hobbies:
Borat: A-My hobbies? Ping pong, sunbathe, disco dance. And on weekends, travel to capital city and watch ladies while they make toilet.
Borat: I arrive in America's airport with clothings, U.S. dollars and a jar of gypsy tears to protect me from AIDS.
On his neighbour:
Borat: He is my neighbor Nushuktan Tulyiagby. He is pain in my ass****. I get a window from a glass, he must get a window from a glass. I get a step, he must get a step. I get a clock radio, he cannot afford. Great success!