Borat day: Christo mighty!

The man who would be Borat first came from Albania, and had a different name.

Kerry Lauerman
November 3, 2006 11:50PM (UTC)

An early Borat-like character created by Sacha Baron Cohen was Kristo, an Albanian TV reporter confused and intrigued by British sexual habits.

Kerry Lauerman

Kerry Lauerman is Salon's Editor in Chief. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.

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