Borat Subsequent Moviefilm won the 2021 Golden Globe award for Best Picture, Musical or Comedy — beating out Hamilton, Palm Springs, and The Prom.
Sacha Baron Cohen wrote and starred as Borat in Borat Subsequent Moviefilm — a film that caused quite a stir even before its release.
A scene involving Rudy Giuliani and Borat’s fictional girl, played by Maria Bakalova, quickly went viral as he was caught on camera in an extremely compromising position.
Receiving mixed reviews on the notorious scene, as some believed Giuliani was set up, Cohen defended his decision to air the incident, saying, “if the president’s lawyer found what he did there appropriate behavior, then heaven comprehends what he’s done with other female journalists in hotel rooms.”
Accepting the reward, Cohen took another shot at Giuliani, mocking him for turning out to be “a comedy genius.”
“Thank you to the all white Hollywood Foreign Press,” ……
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