Sunday, May 15, 2011

Borat was supposed to be Albanian

BORAT from Kazakhstan first took shape as Kristo from Albania, it is said. In 1994, Channel 4 launched a hunt for new presenters as a replacement for its series The Word. Sacha Baron Cohen submitted a tape of himself as Kristo. In 2000, in Da Ali G Show, Kristo re-emerged as Borat, the naive, racist, reporter from Kazakhstan. FULL ARTICLE

apparently cohen was scared albanians in the uk would fuck him up