Russell Brand
Russell Brand

Russell Brand is a famous actor, comedian, activist, and author. He began his career by doing stand-up comedy. Later on, he became the MTV presenter and earned a lot of fame. He has also played a role in TV shows and movies. He is also a campaigner and public activist.

Quick Biography

Russell Brand was born on 4th June in the year 1975 in Grays, England. He is the son of Barbara Elizabeth and Ronald Henry Brand. When he was just six years old, his parents got separated, and then he was raised by his mother. He had suffered from Bulimia Nervosa when he was fourteen years old and then also started taking drugs, but finally, he made his debut in theatre at the age of 15. He started focusing on comedy and films after that.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Russell Edward Brand
Age: 46 years old
Birth Date: 4 June 1975
Birth Place: Grays, Essex, England
Nationality: British
Religion: N/A
Parents: Barbara Elizabeth and Ronald Henry Brand
Spouse: Laura Gallacher (m. 2017), Katy Perry (m. 2010–2012)
Children: Two children
Height: 6 feet 1 inch
Weight: 74 kg
Profession: Stand-up comedian, Actor, and Activist
Net Worth in 2021: $16 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

He is only 46 years old and is 6 feet 1 inch tall. He weighs 74 kg and has an athletic slim body type. His body measurements are 43-33-14 inches.

Education, School/College University

He used to go to Grays School Media Arts College, and then he took admission at Italia Conti Academy in the year 1991. He was expelled from the university because of poor attendance and illegal drug use. He started working in theatre during his school time and performed his first stand up in the year 2000.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

He is the son of Ronald Henry Brand, who is a photographer and Barbara Elizabeth. He supports the Labour political party. His mother went through breast cancer and uterine cancer treatment. Till then, Brand used to live with his relatives. He had a strange relationship with his father as he used to take Russell to meet prostitutes in Thailand when he was just a teenager.  He also campaigned about several issues.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Russell Brand With Wife Laura Gallacher
Russell Brand With Wife Laura Gallacher

Russell Brand met Katy Perry, and they started dating. They got engaged in the year 2009 and married on 23rd October in the year 2010. They got divorced in the year 2012 due to some differences. From the year 2013 to 2014, he got into relation with Jemima Khan. From the year 2015, he is in relation to Laura Gallacher, who is a lifestyle blogger. They had their first daughter named Mable in the year 2016. Both of them got married on 26th August in 2017. They had their second daughter in the year 2018.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 26 August 2017
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Laura Gallacher (m. 2017), Katy Perry (m. 2010–2012)
Kids: Two children

Professional Life and Career

Russell Brand has worked as a stand-up comedian till the year 2018, and his movie was released on 4th December in the same year. He did several presenting and acting roles in his career. He also started his own production company named Vanity projects. Not only had this, but he also got into Podcast, writing, and radio field.

Awards & Nominations

The brand has won several awards for his stand up comedy in the years 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2013. He won most of the awards for comedy, and he also did well in writing and acting.

Russell Brand Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Russell Brand Net Worth
Russell Brand Net Worth

As of October 2021, Russell Brand has the net worth of $16 million, which he has earned by working as an actor, stand-up comedian, and radio host. He has also worked in several gigs and has also acted in numerous animation movies. He has been able to earn a lot of fortune by working with full dedication.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

He has been involved in controversies about his drug addiction. He even masturbated a person in the toilet for a TV program. He got recovered from drugs by doing meditation. In the year 2009, he became the sponsor for several processes that were going through drug rehabilitation procedure. In the year 2010, he was also arrested because he attacked paparazzo. In the year 2012, he again got an arrest warrant because he threw the mobile of a photographer from the window.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 3.9 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 11.7 million followers. On his Instagram account, he has around 1.4 million followers, while on YouTube, RUSSELL BRAND has around 1.7 million subscribers.

Although, some people saw Russell as a drug addict while most of the world saw him as one of the most significant stands up comedians. He is a vegan and believes in meditation. He recites the prayer daily and is attracted to Christian spirituality for a long time. He left drugs after doing meditation and also helped several people who were going through this treatment.


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