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Russell Brand will star as “sexy hippie” in new comedy flick

Russell Brand will star as “sexy hippie” in new comedy flick

By | November 14, 2011 at 9:55 am | 2 comments

Over the last few years, UK import Russell Brand has become much more than one of the most popular stand-up comedians in the world. He's a two-time author, is the husband to one the world's biggest pop stars (Katy Perry) and a bit of a movie star. He also formed his own...

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Video: Rosie O’Donnell tells Russell Brand: “I have been marinating in you”

Video: Rosie O’Donnell tells Russell Brand: “I have been marinating in you”

By | September 27, 2011 at 10:01 pm | 2 comments

Rosie O'Donnell's new chat program The Rosie Show premieres on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network on Oct. 10. So, obviously, she's been making the press rounds trying to promote the project. She recently popped up on Access Hollywood and was asked -- in light of her former celebrity...

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Russell Brand and Julianne Hough set to star in Diablo Cody’s directing debut

Russell Brand and Julianne Hough set to star in Diablo Cody’s directing debut

By | September 26, 2011 at 3:27 pm | 7 comments

Diablo Cody became an overnight sensation with her 2007 writing triumph Juno (Michael Cera, Ellen Page). She's now been tapped to direct an as-of-yet-untitled film starring comedian Russell Brand and Julianne Hough, who's mostly known for her work on Dancing with the Stars....

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Russell Brand offends Paralympics athletes, but did he really do anything wrong?

Russell Brand offends Paralympics athletes, but did he really do anything wrong?

By | September 13, 2011 at 8:04 pm | 2 comments

A comedian is being criticized for things he said on stage? Couldn’t be. You say that comic is Russell Brand? But that’s just not like him! Oh, but it's true. Over the weekend the notoriously wild English funnyman found himself facing media scrutiny over remarks he made...

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Watch Russell Brand marry a couple, for real

Watch Russell Brand marry a couple, for real

By | August 6, 2011 at 8:25 am | No comments

When I got married nearly six years ago, my wife and I thought we were really sticking it to tradition when we (both raised Catholic) chose a female, Protestant minister to marry us. But that was nothing compared to the couple in this video, who decided it would be a good idea...

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Read Russell Brand’s touching tribute to his “vulnerable” friend, Amy Winehouse

Read Russell Brand’s touching tribute to his “vulnerable” friend, Amy Winehouse

By | July 25, 2011 at 1:30 pm | One comment

Surely, by now you all know singer Amy Winehouse was found dead yesterday at the age of 27. Though she had a very public battle with drugs and alcohol, no cause has yet been named for her death-- despite an autopsy being completed. However, you can speculate with decent...

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Russell Brand deported from Japan for criminal past; Katy Perry totally bummed

By | May 24, 2011 at 1:09 pm | No comments

Even international celebrities aren’t immune to strict border rules. This past weekend, comedian and actor Russell Brand was deported from Japan because of his criminal past, announced pop star Katy Perry, his wife, on Twitter. Perry was understandably disappointed – she...

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One-liners: Bill Cosby, Maz Jobrani, Russell Brand and more

By | April 8, 2011 at 9:29 pm | No comments

Apparently Bill Cosby’s not a fan of Donald Trump’s hemming and hawing re: his potential presidential run. On Today, Cosby said Trump’s “full of it” and should “run or shut up.” [OK!] Danny McBride made an appearance on Conan to chat about his new movie, Your...

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Chris Rock talks crack, gangsta rap, more: an excerpt from Neil Strauss' new book

By | March 10, 2011 at 5:49 pm | No comments

Few journalists have logged more hours picking celebrity brains as six-time New York Times best-selling author Neil Strauss has. He’s hung with, and ultimately written about the likes of legendary rock band Motley Crue, pornstar-turned-mainstream success Jenna Jameson and...

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