Emperor’s New Clothes reviewed in Los Angeles Times

Russell Brand’s ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ advocates with fun and wit by Martin Tsai “In Michael Winterbottom and Russell Brand’s documentary, “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” the Hans Christian Andersen classic becomes an allegory for economic injustice: It proposes that the weavers from the bedtime story are analogous to today’s bankers, bond dealers, traders and hedge-fund managers. …Read more

SXSW Statement

Some time ago when I was a newly recovering junkie sinking my teeth into succulent transatlantic fame we were contacted by a respected filmmaker who asked if I’d like to make a documentary about happiness and I leapt, ego first into a caper that would take 7 years and as many directors to complete. Due …Read more

Rock of Ages Premiere

Here’s a cheeky video of Russell at the London premiere of Rock of Ages last night in Leicester Square. The film starts rocking UK cinemas on June 13th, USA and Australia from the 14th

Arthur trailer is here!

And don’t forget to watch Russell hosting Saturday Night Live this week – on Saturday and er… live

Russell as Arthur

Russell on the set of Arthur in New York. Taken by Alfie Hitchcock