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Ash Baron Cohen

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Other names  Ash
Role  Filmmaker
Name  Ash Baron-Cohen

Notable work  This Girl's Life
Alma mater  University of Sussex
Nieces  Kate Lindley-Baron
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Full Name  Ashley Baron-Cohen
Born  1967 (age 47–48)London, England
Occupation  Film director, screenwriter, film producer
Relatives  Simon Baron-Cohen (brother)Sacha Baron Cohen (cousin)
Siblings  Simon Baron-Cohen, Dan Baron Cohen, Suzannah Baron Cohen, Aliza Baron Cohen
Movies  Pups, The Blind Bastards Club, Bang, The Confession
Nephews  Sam Baron, Robin Lindley-Baron
Parents  Judith Baron Cohen, Vivian Baron Cohen
Similar People  Juliette Marquis, Simon Baron‑Cohen, Cameron Van Hoy, David Alan Graf, Kip Pardue

Bang a Film by Ash Baron Cohen

Ashley Baron-Cohen (born in London) is an independent English filmmaker also known as simply Ash. He has a bachelor's degree in experimental psychology from University of Sussex, and trained as a filmmaker at the Pasadena Art Center. He currently resides in Los Angeles.


Ash is known for such films as Bang and This Girl's Life.

While in film school, he persuaded Richard Harris to leave the set of Clint Eastwood's Unforgiven to star in his student film for free.

Darrah Interviews Ash Baron Cohen (Sacha Baron Cohen's cousin) for Hollywood Today


  • Bang – 1995
  • Pups – 1999
  • The Blind Bastards Club – 2002
  • Little Warriors – 2002
  • This Girl's Life – 2003
  • The Confession – 2005
  • Radioactive – 2009
  • Novella – 2009
  • Awards

  • 1997 – Bang – Top Ten Movies of the Year – Roger Ebert
  • 1997 – Bang – Top Ten Movies of the Year – Los Angeles Times
  • 1997 – Bang – Spirit Award Nominee – Best Newcomer
  • 1999 – Stockholm Film Festival – Nominated for "Bronze Horse" Award for Pups
  • 2000 – Cognac Festival du Film Policier – Won "New Blood" Award for Pups
  • 2000 – Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival – Won "Special Jury Prize" for Pups
  • 2005 – Little Warriors – U.S. TV Guide Winner – Outstanding Biographical Program
  • Background

    His brother is the academic Simon Baron-Cohen.

    Ash is legally blind without his contact lens.

    He is the cousin of actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.


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