"As an attorney, I have talked to Michael many times in the last two weeks".
Of course, Cohen and Trump had met before - way back in 2003 when Cohen was first making his name via his character Ali G, a parody of youth TV presenters, who routinely asked inappropriate or daft questions to provoke awkward responses from unwitting subjects.
Of the celebrities that have verbally opposed Donald Trump as President, Sacha Baron Cohen is arguably among the loudest.
"This third-rate character named Sacha Baron Cohen, I only wish he that would've been punched in the face so many times right now, he'd be in a hospital", Trump says in the clip.
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The agency had also named Sharif's sons - Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz - as accused in the three cases. "This decision is based on injustice".
The actor and comedian posted a video on his Twitter Wednesday that promised, "He's back as you've never seen him before". 'He ought to be fired immediately'. "Learn about being amusing". Perhaps more significantly, the ABC report also revealed that Cohen officially ended his joint defense agreement with Trump, so the possibility of him flipping during his cooperation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation feels more like an inevitability. "You don't know shit", Trump continues. Then, the video transitions to a Trump University logo.
If he did go through Trump University, that would have been filmed a while ago, though, because the "university" closed in 2010 after getting hit with a handful of lawsuits.
He asked Trump if he would be interested in investing in a business idea - gloves created to catch dripping ice cream. Regardless of your political stance regarding President Trump, there's no denying that Sacha Baron Cohen is a master of comedy and is sure to bring out a number of humorous points in his next project.
Trump walked out when he realized it was a prank.