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Anna Faris set for Silly Movie

Anna Faris set for Silly Movie


Comedy vet Anna Faris (“Scary Movie”, “The House Bunny”, “Take Me Home Tonight”) will star opposite Sacha Baron Cohen in director Larry Charles’ “The Dictator”, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Paramount comedy is said to tell “the heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.” Cohen will play the dual roles of the dictator and a goat herder.
Faris will play a New Yorker, the owner of a Whole-Foods style store.
Like “Borat”, the film will play out in mockumentary-style, enabling hired actors (one of whom is Ben Kingsley) the opportunity to improvise.
Production begins in New York and Spain in June.

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Alicia Malone is a Film Reporter, TV Host, Producer, Writer, Editor, and all around movie geek. She developed her taste for film at a young age, spending many a heady Friday night pajama-clad at the video store, picking out her 7 films for 7 days for $7. Bargain! While at school she created a Film Club, electing herself President. Eventually the School Principal asked her not to get up in assembly to talk about movies anymore.

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