No character details were given for either role, and it is possible that both actors may be playing themselves. Pamela Anderson made a surprise cameo appearance as herself in Sacha Baron Cohen's breakthrough comedy Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan back in 2006.
Larry Charles is directing The Dictator from a screenplay by Sacha Baron Cohen, Alec Berg, Jeff Schaffer, and David Mandel.
Sacha Baron Cohen will play the title role, a deposed dictator who takes a trip to the United States. Sacha Baron Cohen will also play a goat herder in the comedy.
The Dictator was released May 16th, 2012 and stars Megan Fox, Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley, John C. Reilly, B.J. Novak, J.B. Smoove, Kevin Corrigan. The film is directed by Larry Charles.