Sacha Baron Cohen is a well-known British comedian, actor, film producer and a screenwriter who has best been known for being able to create and portray various fictional characters. Among the characters that he has been able to display does include Ali G, General Aladeen, and Bruno. He has adopted a wide variety of accents as well as guises for the characters. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Sacha Baron Cohen in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Baron Cohen was born in the year 1971 on October 13th. His place of birth is in West London, and his mother is Daniella Naomi, who worked as an instructor. The mother was born in Israel while the father is Gerald Baron Cohen, who worked as a Clothing store owner and was born and raised in London. Baron grew up as a Jew, and he is very fluent when it comes to the Hebrew Language. He has two brothers who are elder than him. The two brothers are Erran and Amnon. Erran works as a composer and has been able to compose several films.
The first time that Baron met actress by the name Isla Fisher was in the year 2002, and this was at a party that was held in Australia. This couple became engaged in the year 2004 and Fisher would later convert to Judaism. The two would tie the knot in the year 2010, and their wedding was held in Paris, France. The couple has been blessed with two daughters namely Olive and Elula Miriam. This couple has been involved in several donations, and they have managed to donate over $500,000 to a programme titled ‘Save The Children.’
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the year 1995. That was when Baron first appeared in a television film that was dubbed ‘Jack and Jeremy’s Police 4’. What followed was his appearance in a television special that was titled ‘Life from the Lighthouse.’ In the year 1998, he featured and rose to become a writer of ‘The 11 O’clock Show’ and has also written ‘Da Ali G Show.’ He served as the executive producer of a show that was titled ‘Da Ali G show.’
Other television show that he has played a role in the production includes: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and ‘The Simpsons.’ Baron debut in film came after he appeared in a short film ‘Punch’ which was produced in the year 1996.
What followed was his appearance in ‘Jolly Boys’ and ‘Last Stand.’ Later on, he appeared in a film that was titled ‘Spyz.’ Baron Cohen has played the role of Jean Girard in a film that was titled ‘Talladega Nights’ and also took a special role in writing and producing ‘Borat’ and ‘Grimsby.’ Other film roles that he has landed does include ‘Les Miserable’ and ‘Alice Through Looking Glass.’ His excellent skills when it comes to the film has seen him win several awards. Among the awards that he has received includes BAFTA TV Award and the Golden Globe Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Sacha Baron Cohen is estimated to be over $150 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as an actor and also as a producer of very many films. His popularity is what saw him appear in a music video by Madonna in the year 2000. He owns a mini cooper and has a house which is valued at $19 million.
Sacha Baron is rated among the best and most experienced actors of our time. He has portrayed various fictional characters among them General Aladeen and Ali G. Also, he has donated a lot of money towards various charitable organizations.