Showtime Prepping Sacha Baron Cohen Series

Read on: Deadline

For almost a week now, Showtime has been running online promos, teasing the July 15 premiere of "perhaps the most dangerous show in the history of television" with a lead character that is “shameless”, “unhinged” and “cold-blooded.” They were followed yesterday by a cryptic video tweet by Cohen that “He’s back as you’ve never seen him before.” There was no date listed about his project but the Borat and Ali G star said it was coming “soon.” Reps for Showtime would not…