Bruno Slams Anna Wintour, Naomi & Madonna in British Marie Claire

By: Ayman - Published: Jun 5, 2009 • References: thebrunomovie & nymag
Brüno, the fictional character played by Sacha Baron Cohen, is doing what many in the fashion publication industry wish they could do: Poke fun at some of their icons. Brüno gets to do just that in the new issue of British Marie Claire.

In a feature entitled, "A–Z List of Fashion," Brüno describes the untouchable Anna Wintour as a "pre-op trannie." He also takes a jab at Madonna’s unsuccessful attempt to adopt a second Malawian baby by saying, "little black child" is "zis seasons’s vardrobe essential."

Naomi Campbell isn’t safe from his sharp tongue either. Brüno writes, "She’s amazing--twenty years in ze business und all ze pressure und fame hasn’t changed her a bit--she’s remained a total bitch." Stats for Vicious Fashionistas Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 7,330 clicks in 364 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Vicious Fashionistas
Related: 77 examples / 59 photos
Segment: Females, 18-35
Comparison Set: 28 similar articles, including: staged awkward moments, outrageous award stunts, and iconic photo film promos.