Russell Brand has canceled show dates of his "Messiah Complex" tour to help his mother in light of her recent breast cancer diagnosis.
Weeks after penning a column in The Guardian reflecting on Philip Seymour Hoffman's drug overdose, actor and comedian Russell Brand joined Oprah to take a critical look at the deep impact of drug addiction on "Oprah Prime." "The way that drug addicts regard the issue is that it never really goes away," Brand says in the above video. Show More Summary
"Behind the glamor, the glitz... it's just selling us, constantly, an idea. And it's not like you can just sell products. You need to sell the entire context... you have to sell the concept of glamor... the movies, the newspaper, all of it creates a frequency of consciousness that's constantly spellbinding you into a state where a Galaxy phone seems like a good idea."
For most, family comes first and that is definitely the case for Russell Brand. After learning that his momma Barbara contracted breast cancer again, the British comedian canceled several of his upcoming Messiah Complex gigs to spend time with her. "Sorry to eff you around with gigs," Brand tweeted. Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan isn’t the only celebrity whose candid battle with past (and some not-so-past) demons is slated for primetime on
From documenting LiLo's daily drama to turning in BAFTA-nominated performances, Oprah Winfrey has certainly kept herself busy since announcing her quasi-retirement! And things promise to get even more intense this Sunday when she sits down to interview Russell Brand on Oprah Prime!!! (In case you're confused, her show used to be called Oprah's Next Chapter but this [...]
In an intimate, one-on-one conversation, Oprah and recovering drug addict Russell Brand delve into the deep impact of addiction on "Oprah Prime." In the above clip from the upcoming episode, Brand admits he's always had an addictive personality. Show More Summary
Oprah Winfrey delves into the deep impact of drug addiction with an intimate one-on-one conversation with Russell Brand
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She hit a low point in her life when her ex-husband Russell Brand asked for a divorce via text message in 2011, and now Katy Perry reveals details about the aftermath in the April 2014 issue of Marie Claire UK magazine. During her interview...Show More Summary
Celeb: Mika Brzezinski, the feisty and uber-informed (unless your name’s Russell Brand) co-host of MSNBC’s early-bird must-see, “Morning Joe.” Cause: As part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Brzezinski — author of “Obsessed:...Show More Summary
Russell Brand talks Philip Seymour Hoffman, Silk Road 2.0 hacked for millions, drunk driver plows through two houses, and man punches friend to stop him from driving drunk.
Having publicly spoken about his own battle with addiction, Russel Brand is piping up about Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death. Writing to The Guardian, the comedian begins, "Philip Seymour Hoffman's death is a reminder, though, that addiction is indiscriminate. Show More Summary
Russell Brand allegedly thinks Philip Seymour Hoffman was on the road to an early death for a while. While it doesn’t mean he isn’t agreeing that the man was a brilliant actor, the 38 year old comedian is trying to keep an outside perspective while weighing the facts he knows. Show More Summary
Leonardo DiCaprio explains how he resisted Hollywood’s temptations, Russell Brand opens up about Philip Seymour Hoffman, and MTV puts Vampire Academy stars in the critic’s seat. It’s no secret that Ben Affleck has secured the role of Batman for the franchise’s next film, and, according to his wife, Jennifer Garner, the family is packing their bags for Detroit, […]
Knowing that to create films is to plunge oneself into darkness, to immerse yourself in vulgarity and insanity and emerge clutching the bloody heart of the truth, Werner Herzog has cast Mike Tyson and Pamela Anderson in his upcoming Vernon God Little. Show More Summary
Conan O’Brien allowed himself one joke making fun of Jay Leno‘s Tonight Show exit – US Weekly Prosecutors want Chantel Jeffires to rat on Justin Bieber – TMZ Guess who Taylor Swift jammed out with? – Just Jared Jr Russel Brand comments on Philip Seymour Hoffman‘s death – Entertainment Weekly Matt Damon is caught in [...]
Reformed substance abuser Russell Brand — who’s been clean and sober for over a decade — has spent years crusading
In a new Guardian op/ed Russell Brand blames Philip Seymour Hoffman‘s on the War on Drugs which you can read in its entirely below at your leisure. But because I’ve been seeing this train of thought pop up in the comments, let me try and redirect your efforts because this is the wrong fucking battle. Read More...
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