He will be cast alongside Meryl Streep and Reese Witherspoon in the film. Streep is said to be "absolutely tickled" about the prospect of sharing the frame with the English comedian. Cohen may be paid an estimated 7million dollars for the film.
However, the movie could contain insults on Spain in the typical Cohen fashion. "Spain had better brace itself for some shocking antics that might offend, just as Kazakhstan was so upset by Borat," the Daily Express quoted a source as saying.