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Da Ali G Show 

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen appears as Ali G, a rapper-wannabe from Staines. Ali G has his own TV show, where he interviews people on serious subjects. They're not aware that Ali G is just a... See full summary »
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Nominated for 6 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen appears as Ali G, a rapper-wannabe from Staines. Ali G has his own TV show, where he interviews people on serious subjects. They're not aware that Ali G is just a character and they're being set up as part of a comedy act. Cohen also appears in two other guises: as Borat, a Kazakhstani reporter, and Bruno, a gay Austrian fashionista. Hilarity ensues. Written by grantss

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Comedy | Talk-Show

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Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ali G in da USAiii See more »

Filming Locations:

Alabama, USA See more »

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Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

According to Borat, he is the second most famous person in Kazhakistan. The first is Paul Shaffer. See more »

Goofs

During the opening credits, when Ali G's shoes are flying toward him, the shot from the shoes' point-of-view shows the them coming in backwards and upside down. The other shots showing the flying shoes, however, have them coming in the other way up. See more »

Quotes

Ali G: Big up yourself.
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Follows Da Ali G Show (2000) See more »

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A very funny and smart Show
26 February 2006 | by mynameischristopherSee all my reviews

This has been showing in the U.K. for a long time and is very funny and a smart way of showing people in a true selves, Unfortunately the summary of the show is a little misleading.... the character is not meant to be a "Jamaican-British" but a person from a non-Jamaican background that thinks he is...It is not clear from this show that was shown around the world but the original shows shown in the U.K. it was, for e.g. he has a Jamaican D.J... on the his show each week, which he tries to talk to in Jamaican and has to refer to his "how to speak Jamaican" book because the D.J. cant understand him. I just felt I had to clear that up as it makes quite a big difference to how the character comes across...Funny as opposed to offensive. Overall great show with very much on-the-ball writers.


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