Russell Brand

Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, radio host, author, and activist. Beginning his career as a stand-up comedian and later becoming an MTV presenter, Brand first achieved notoriety in 2004 as the host of Big Brother's Big Mouth, a Big Brother spin-off. In 2007, he had his first major film role in St Trinian's, and the following year he landed a major role in the romantic comedy-drama Forgetting Sarah Marshall; the film led to him starring in a spin off, the rock comedy Get Him to the Greek, alongside Jonah Hill in 2010. He also worked as a voice actor in the animated films Despicable Me in 2010, Hop in 2011, and Despicable Me 2 in 2013, and played the title character of the 2011 remake of the romantic comedy Arthur. In 2013, he released the successful stand-up special Messiah Complex.

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The Last Leg (2013)
Guest starring as Russell Brand
Brand X with Russell Brand (2012)
Starring as Russell Brand (26 episodes)
Kathy (2012)
Guest starring as Russell Brand
The Rosie Show (2011)
Guest starring as Russell Brand
Piers Morgan's Life Stories (2009)
Guest starring as Russell Brand
Russell Brand's Ponderland (2007)
Starring as Russell Brand (12 episodes)
  • Episode 2x05: Class (Nov 27, 2008)
  • Episode 2x04: Food (Nov 20, 2008)
  • Episode 2x03: Education (Nov 13, 2008)
  • Episode 2x02: Family (Nov 6, 2008)
  • Episode 2x01: Pets (Oct 30, 2008)
  • Episode 1x06: Holidays (Oct 27, 2007)
  • Episode 1x05: Love (Oct 26, 2007)
  • Episode 1x04: Sport (Oct 25, 2007)
  • Episode 1x03: Crime (Oct 24, 2007)
  • Episode 1x02: Science (Oct 23, 2007)
  • Episode 1x01: Childhood (Oct 22, 2007)
  • Episode S02 Special: Christmas (Dec 21, 2008)
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Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive (2006)
Guest starring as Russell Brand
Big Brother's Big Mouth (2004)
Starring as Host
RE:Brand (2002)
Starring as Russell Brand
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001)
Guest starring as Russell Brand (4 episodes)
BRIT Awards (1977)
Starring as Presenter
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Guest starring as Russell Brand