Killing off Borat
Sacha Baron Cohen at the Oscars and, right, as Borat
But as himself Sacha Baron Cohen is something of an enigma.
The intensely private comic actor readily admits he is more comfortable talking in the guise of the characters he has created, but unfortunately for him, both Ali G and Borat have had their day. Too many people know them and he reluctantly acknowledges that he can no longer retreat behind their personas.