‘Borat 2’ Director Jason Woliner Reveals What Really Happened With Rudy Giuliani
When director Jason Woliner first received the encrypted script for a new, top-secret movie Sacha Baron Cohen was working on, the word “Borat” was nowhere to be found.
“Even if it leaked somehow, I think anyone would have been able to figure out that he probably wasn’t making a movie about a journalist from Guatemala named Alexi,” Woliner jokes on this week’s episode of The Last Laugh podcast.
For Baron Cohen to successfully pull off Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, he had to make sure nobody knew exactly what he was up to. And he wasn’t the only one in disguise. For the entirety of the nearly year-long shoot, Woliner assumed a secret identity, bleaching his hair blond to become “Chris,” the director of the fake documentary the crew told unsuspecting targets they were…