The production company commonly known as FXP closed a first-look TV deal with the comedian's production company, Four By Two, and their comedy cable channel FXX has ordered Ali G: Rezurection to begin airing in early 2014.
Ali G: Rezurection includes every episode of Da Ali G Show with new, original introductions starring Baron Cohen, along with the BAFTA Award winning English episodes of Da Ali G Show that never aired on American television before, as well as The Best of Ali G.
“We’re thrilled to be in business with Sacha Baron Cohen," Nick Grad said in a statement to the press today.
“He is an amazing talent and we look forward to him developing new series for FXP. We’re also excited to introduce Da Ali G Show and Sacha’s characters to a new audience on FXX, and we can’t wait to see how he will incorporate new, original content in the episodes.”
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