James Bobin worked as a director and writer on Da Ali G Show and helped create the characters of Ali G, Borat, and Bruno.
14 Facts About James Bobin
James Bobin directed the feature films The Muppets, Muppets Most Wanted, Alice Through the Looking Glass, and Dora and the Lost City of Gold.
James Bobin had previously seen Clement and McKenzie perform and signed on to co-create the show.
James Bobin wrote and directed a follow-up, Muppets Most Wanted, which was released in 2014.
James Bobin next directed the sequel Alice Through the Looking Glass.
James Bobin's most recent film, Dora and the Lost City of Gold, is a live-action adaptation of TV series Dora the Explorer with Isabela Moner as the title character.
In 2020, it was announced that James Bobin was in talks to direct a remake of Clue.
James Bobin received his first BAFTA nomination for Best Comedy Series in 2000 for his work on The 11 O'Clock Show.
James Bobin won an award from the Royal Television Society, as well as a Silver Rose from the Montreux Television Festival.
James Bobin won a Writers Guild of America Award in 2007.
James Bobin was nominated for Outstanding Writing and Directing Emmys for Da Ali G Show in 2003, and again in 2005.
James Bobin himself was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer.
James Bobin appeared as himself in one episode of a British documentary series Modern Times.
James Bobin was one part of a household in search of a flatmate.