London: Funny man Sacha Baron Cohen is set to star in Martin Scorsese`s new film `The Invention Of Hugo Cabret`.
He will share the screen space with Ben Kingsley in the 3D film based on the words and pictures kids` novel.
Also, younger actors Chloe Moretz, who starred in `Kick Ass,` and Asa Butterfield from `The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas` star in the film, reports the Sun.
The plot revolves around an orphan who lives in a Paris station and tries spending his days trying to rebuild a clockwork model his dad left him.
Meanwhile, Cohen is expecting his second child with wife Isla Fisher.