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Sacha 'nicked my idea'

Dennis Pennis creator Paul Kaye has accused Sacha Baron Cohen of stealing his idea.

But the comic confesses that Cohen did more with Ali G than he achieved with his spoof offensive interviewer.

Kaye, right, said: "He was definitely influenced by Pennis.

"To Sacha's credit, he got more out of it. I was struggling at the end, because there was no real personality to Pennis, he was just a mouthy gobshite.

 "Whereas Sacha worked out this whole world for Ali G, with his Julie and so on. Ali G took it to another level."


Published: 7 Apr 2005

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