, the former New York mayor-turned-hatchet man for President , has an unlikely defender after the inauspicious debut of this week’s bizarre hotel room footage.
Actorreleased a new video on Thursday night in which he, in character as , explains Giuliani’s actions in the new film, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” which was just released on . And he’s not exactly doing Giuliani any favors:
The footage from the film’s hidden-camera prank shows Giuliani in bed, fully dressed,in front of actor Maria Bakalova, who he believed was a reporter. Borat crashes the scene to warn Giuliani that the woman is his 15-year-old daughter (Bakalova is 24 in real life).
Giuliani insists he merely leaned back on the bed to tuck in his shirt after Bakalova helped to remove audio equipment.
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