Da Ali G Show

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  • TV-MA
  • 2000
  • 2 Seasons
  • 8.0  (17,435)

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen will tickle your funny bone in this series of comedic sketches. In each episode, Cohen interviews unsuspecting celebrities, politicians and everyday people as one of his three personas. His first persona is Ali G, who is an expert on hip-hop and urban culture. The second is Borat, who is a television personality from Kazakhstan who is traveling across the United Kingdom and America filming a documentary for his home country. The final persona is Bruno, who is a gay fashion correspondent from Austria who often puts himself in some uncomfortable and even dangerous situations.

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Realness
6. Realness
August 22, 2004
In the final episode, Ali G finds relationship advice from John Gray, author of Men are From Mars, Women are From Venus. He then takes his new found knowledge to a pro-choice march in Washington D.C. Borat learns about the U.S. job market, as well as the ethics involved. Ali G gets an exclusive interview with Charles Schultze and appropriately rounds out the series with a last word from the opinionated Andy Rooney of 60 Minutes.
Jah
5. Jah
August 15, 2004
Ali G visits a historical landmark and learns about the life of the first U.S. President at Mount Vernon. Borat takes a look at the process of buying a home in America. Today's panel consists of members of the religious and scientific community discussing the ethics of medial processes like cloning and euthanasia.
Realize
4. Realize
August 8, 2004
Ali G ponders issues of security - from airports to dogs to trains to green cards - with former Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service James Ziglar. On the road to sample some of America's favorite hobbies, Borat winds up wrestling with a self-defense expert, making music with a yoga teacher, and sniffing up members of a new-age dance class. Ali G chats with former EPA Administrator and New Jersey Governor Christie Whitman about solar energy and dirty water, then pays a visit on some earth-minded protestors perched in the redwoods. In Miami, Bruno discusses the future of clubbing with Nerve Lounge owner James Butler, and later plays bouncer at a South Beach hot spot. Finally, Ali G moderates a expert panel discussion on animal rights, focusing on kitchen experiments, fur coats, P. Diddy, horse sex and more.
Peace
3. Peace
August 1, 2004
In New York to sell book ideas to high-profile publishers and agents, Ali G pitches the following would-be bestsellers: "A Kiss on the Lips," a vibrating book designed to stimulate the mind and more; "The Lord of the Rings," an adaptation of the hit films; an Ali G "autobiography" of President Bush; and more. Bruno chats with fashion guru Leon Hall about which celebrities should be kept "in the ghetto" or sent on a "train to Auschwitz"; later, Bruno and "fashion police" James Campbell and Randy McLaughlin rate the attire of such Hollywood notables as Renee Zellweger, Peter Jackson and Paris Hilton. Ali G interviews U.S. Olympic president (and former swimming star) John Nabor about the upcoming games in Greece, pondering why there isn't an Olympic competition for world-record events like Tallest Man or Longest Moustache. Borat travels to Nashville and Tucson to "learn to be country star." There, he demonstrates a Kazakhstan line dance to willing square dancers, gets songwriting inspiration from country-music legend Porter Wagoner, and tests out a liberating new tune at a local lounge.
Rekognize
2. Rekognize
July 25, 2004
Does Iraq possess "BLTs?" Ali G speaks with religious leader Pat Buchanan on this, as well as Buchanan's other Presidential campaign views. Borat finds out about the Presidental and election processes as he visits with Mississippi candidates and city leaders. Ali G then goes on to the roundtable discussion to talk about family issues.
Respek
1. Respek
July 18, 2004
Journalist Sam Donaldson stops by to discuss the Watergate scandal as the lack of respect that is shown in journalism. Borat continues his visit to the South by visiting a wine tasting class. Ali questions former LAPD police chief Daryl Gates about how Bart can get away with so much and how The Simpsons always break the law and get away with it. Then he visits ATF dog trainers to talk about canine abuse.
Description

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen will tickle your funny bone in this series of comedic sketches. In each episode, Cohen interviews unsuspecting celebrities, politicians and everyday people as one of his three personas. His first persona is Ali G, who is an expert on hip-hop and urban culture. The second is Borat, who is a television personality from Kazakhstan who is traveling across the United Kingdom and America filming a documentary for his home country. The final persona is Bruno, who is a gay fashion correspondent from Austria who often puts himself in some uncomfortable and even dangerous situations.

Da Ali G Show is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (12 episodes). The series first aired on March 31, 2000.

Where to Watch Da Ali G Show

Da Ali G Show is available for streaming on the HBO website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Da Ali G Show on demand at Netflix.

  • Premiere Date
    March 31, 2000
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (17,435)