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LONDON, England (CNN) -- Borat Sagdiyev is sexist, racist and anti-Semitic. He is also the main character played by Sacha Baron Cohen, in the recently released film, "Borat! Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan."

The main premise of the film finds Borat, a reporter from the aforementioned glorious nation of Kazakhstan, sent to America, to investigate and exploit the secret of American greatness to the subsequent benefit of his people.

On his cross-country trek in an old ice-cream truck, Borat runs into ordinary people, whose reactions to his ramblings some say reveal a lot about American attitudes.

As he treks from New York to California, Borat has a number of audaciously hilarious interactions that, in the space of the eighty-six minute running time, afford him something of an "American" education.

This is a man who thrives on breaking the rules, and in this case, we did, too -- by agreeing to his demand to provide the questions in advance. CNN's Becky Anderson got up close and personal with Borat at the UK premier of his new film. (Watch how Borat reacted to Becky getting in his space -- 3:53)

Becky Anderson: So just who is Borat Sagdiyev?

Borat Sagdiyev: I am son of Asimbala Sakdijev and Boltok The Rapist. I am former husband of Marlian Tulliakbi, who was daughter of Urriana Tulliakbi and Boltok the Rapist. I am from Keczek, which is a town in Kazakhstan, located three miles north from the fence of Jewtown. And Kazakhstan is locate between Tajikstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Becky Anderson: Listen, I am a great fan of yours and tell me how did you get your job, where you are now.

Borat Sagdiyev: It was not easy. I was educate in Astana University where I studied English, journalism and plague research. I developed five new ones, which killed over 5 million goats in Uzbekistan. But before this, I didn't just jump into the journalisms. You don't do it. As you know. I was originally an icemaker, and then I was a gypsy catcher...

Becky Anderson: This is all good experience for being a journalist. I mean there are some great experiences in there. What's the best experience you've ever had?

Borat Sagdiyev: You are uh jumping!!! And going too close to me, woman! Yes, get back.

Becky Anderson: I'll get back in the cage. Although I left it outside.

Borat Sagdiyev: I will put you in my cage later. You will not run far. Yes? My best assignment was when I did reporting for Miss Kazakhstan Contest from 2002. Wowowoeewow! It was win by Karangash Atmova. You know her? She have beautiful hair and pair of ... teets? ... that make a dangle 1.3 meter because she attach a rock to them ... 1.4 meter including milk valve. It was judged by American sports star OJ Simpson. You know him? One of the contestants become so obsessed with him that she break into his hotel room, and she kill herself. But before doing so, she smear blood all over his clothes. There are crazy these female fans!

Becky Anderson: Let me talk a little about Pamela Anderson, because you went to America effectively to find her. What made you so desperate to find her?

Borat Sagdiyev: She is a very beautiful woman. Wowoweewow!! ...Yes? Very nice. She is unlike any Kazakh woman I have ever seen. Pamela only had teeth that grow on inside of her mouth. And she have more hair on her head than on her back.

Becky Anderson: I wondered whether there was any opportunity for me. I've got plough experience. I've got no history of retardation in the family. I'm not Jewish. Any chance that you and I could ...

Borat Sagdiyev: Well, I don't want to go on wrong track, because last time I buy a wife, she was very good for first three years then suddenly she started grow hair on her chest, voice became very deep. Borat and her how you say, did not work well.


Borat Sagdiyev, aka Sacha Baron Cohen, at the British premiere of his new film.


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