Date: 1st November 2006

Ali G creator signs film deal

Sacha Baron Cohen has reportedly signed a 22m film deal.

The film will centre on his comic creation Bruno who is a gay Austrian fashion obsessive.

Baron Cohen has previously starred in films using his creations Ali G and Borat.

According to Hollywood Reporter, Universal Pictures has agreed to pay the sum for the film rights, and a production budget of up to 13.1m.

Source: Press Release