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Sacha Baron Cohen Offers to Pay Fines of Tourists Arrested for Wearing 'Borat' Mankinis

Sacha Baron Cohen Offers to Pay Fines of Tourists Arrested for Wearing 'Borat' Mankinis
From TIME - November 22, 2017

Sacha Baron Cohen has volunteered to come to the rescue of six tourists in Kazakhstan, who were arrested for wearing mankini swimsuits made famous by the comedian in his 2006 movie Borat.

The Czech tourists were arrested and fined 22,500 tenge ($68) after posing for photographs in the skimpy green one-pieces in the Kazakh capital of Astana earlier this week.

Baron Cohen offered to foot the cost of their prank in a Nov. 21 Facebook post.

To my Czech mates who were arrested. Send me your details and proof that it was you, and Ill pay your fine, the actor and comedian wrote , directing injuries to arrestedforwearingyourmankini@gmail.com.

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