Gerald Baron Cohen

by doveclove Sat Mar 20 2021 Updated On Thu Mar 25 2021
Gerald Baron Cohen

Gerald Baron Cohen was the father of English Comedian, actor, writer, and producer Sacha Baron Cohen.

An Editor turned into clothing store owner: 

Gerald was born in 1932. He was born and brought up in London. He used to work as an editor. 

Later, he wanted to open up his own business. So he decided to start a clothing store. 

He was an editor turned into a clothing store owner. He had pretty humble beginnings. 

Married a Photographer:

Gerald Baron Cohen was married to a woman named Danielle Naomi. Her birth name is nee weiser. She was born in Israel

She was a photographer. Her mother's name is Leslie. She was brought up in Haifa, Israel. She was a professional ballet dancer in Germany

Gerald and Danielle are blessed with three children. All of them are sons and their name are Erran Baron Cohen, Amnon Baron Cohen, and Sacha Baron Cohen

Sacha is the youngest one of all. 

Erran Baron works as a composer and has worked on several movies with his brother Sacha

Sacha is the famous child of Gerald Baron. He is a popular movie star and comedian. Amnon's profession has not been revealed.

Famous son's education:

Sacha Baron Cohen studied at St. Columba's school, which was located in St. Albas. Later on, he changed his schooling and studied at The Haberdasher's Aske's Boy's School. 

It was an independent school which was located at Elstree, Hertfordshire.

Later he studied history to focus on antisemitism and graduated with upper-second-class honors from Christ's College, Cambridge.

While studying at college, he used to write a dissertation on The American Civil Rights Movement. He was also a member of the college's drama club

He performed in shows such as Fiddler on the Roof, Cyrano de Bergerac, and many more. 

Gerald Baron Cohen with his son Sacha Baron Cohen
Gerald Baron Cohen with his son Sacha Baron Cohen  Source: Pinterest

Marriage of Son

Sacha got married to an Australian- Scottish actress. She is also an author. 

Her name is Isla Lang Fisher. She was born in Oman and moved to Australia at the age of six.

The couple first met in 2002 at a party in Sydney and late got engaged in 2004. They tied a knot on 15th March 2010 in Paris, France.

Gerald Baron Cohen son Sacha Baron Cohen and daughter-in-law Isla Lang Fisher
Gerald Baron Cohen son Sacha Baron Cohen and daughter-in-law Isla Lang Fisher  Source: Instagram

They wedded in a Jewish ceremony. They are blessed with three children; two daughters and a son. 

They are named Olivia Baron Cohen, Elula Baron Cohen, and Montgomery Baron Cohen

Philanthropist son and daughter in law:

Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher are into social works. They had donated five hundred thousand dollars to Save the Children as a part of a program to vaccinate children in northern Syria against Measles

They have also donated the same amount of money to help Syrian refugees. They donated the money to International Rescue Committee. 

Movie Scandal:

Sacha has acted in several movies. Borat is one of the most famous that he has ever done. 

The film Borat was banned in almost every Arab country.  The government of Kazakhstan denounced the movie. Many people spoke against the movie.  

The reason to ban the movie was because of Kazakhstan's offensive portrayal in the film.

Net Worth:

Gerald was an owner of the clothing store. The average earnings of the owner of the clothing store in London are fifty-one thousand dollars per year. 

The net worth of his son has structured below:

Net WorthIncome Sources
160 million dollarsActor, comedian, screenwriter, producer

Age, weight, height:

  1. Gerald Baron died in 2016 at the age of 84.
  2. He was from Ashkenazi Jews family.
  3. His height and weight have not been disclosed.

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