Sacha Baron Cohen is an English actor, writer, and comedian who has done many impressive roles. He is loved by audiences all over the world for always choosing diverse roles. Sacha is prominent for playing the role of Ali G, Brüno Gehard, and Borat Sagdiyev.In his entire career, he got a lot of awards for portraying the comic roles with excellence.
He has won prestigious awards like MTV awards and Golden Globe awards for his acting talent. Sacha also got nominated for Emmy awards and Oscars for best-adapted screenplay. His fans are aware that in 2018 he was included among the top comedians by ‘The times’. If you think you don’t know much about him and want to explore more read this article.
Biography, Age, and Height
Sacha was born on November 13th, 1971 in London. His mother was a photographer while his father Gerald was a clothes shop owner. They were leading a simple life in England he also got a job at a young age to earn a good amount of money. His mother Daniela was born in Israel while his father was born in England.
He died in 2016 and Sacha grew up in a Jewish family with his two brothers. He started studying at Cambridge but got the chance to work as a fashion model. It was a good way for him to earn money. He is 49 years old currently while his height is six feet and three inches.
In 2016 Sacha got into a controversy when some guys from his university were cast for Borat. They made offensive and racist remarks in the film while they also said they were drunk when they signed for the film. It created trouble for Sacha and one year later he was sued by a charity worker who appeared in another popular film Bruno. It made him lose a big amount of money as dealing with lawsuits wasn’t easy.
Sacha made an entry into the entertainment world as a model. He later started getting prominent roles in films and movies as a comedian. Fans love him as he has done many interesting roles and believes in giving his best for every bit of it. He gained success due to his talent and good offers that were grabbed by him. Some of the most prominent films and series he has done so far as listed below:
- Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
- Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
- The Dictator (2012)
- Les Misérables (2012).
- Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
- The Spy
- Curb Your Enthusiasm (2005)
- Eastbound and Down
Personal Life and Net Worth
Sacha got married to his lady love Isla Fisher in Paris. They were engaged for six years and finally tied the knot in 2010. Isla converted her religion to Judaism and the couple had a private Jewish wedding ceremony. The couple is very fond of giving charity and they are funding many organizations. The estimated net worth of Sacha is $160 million and he is leading a lavish life. They have a mansion worth $2.5 million that is spread across 2,800 square feet. Currently, they are residing in Beverly Hills which is one of the most expensive residential areas.