Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Russell Brand

This week
24th September 2023 - 28th September 2023
London police receive a number of sex offence allegations following Russell Brand news reports
In a short statement, police said all allegations were non-recent and there have been no arrests.
Last week
17th September 2023 - 23rd September 2023
BBC investigating claim Brand exposed himself to woman and laughed about it on radio
The incident allegedly happened in 2008 when the woman was working in the same building as the BBC’s office in Los Angeles.
How Russell Brand cultivated the perfect audience to rally around his denials
For the last three years, Brand has built a fanbase of conspiracy theorists.
For the last three years, Brand has built a fanbase of conspiracy theorists.
Russell Brand allegations ‘horrendous’, says Channel 4 boss
Channel 4 and production company Banijay UK have launched an internal investigations into Russell Brand.
BBC removes some Russell Brand content as monetisation suspended on YouTube
Brand faces a number of serious allegations for his behaviour between 2006 and 2013.
Explainer: How does Russell Brand make money online?
Having lost his place on TV and radio, Brand has moved online in recent years and created a lucrative community for himself.
Aoife Barry: Clips of Brand and others from the mid-2000s show how change still needs to happen
In the wake of the accusations against Russell Brand, the journalist and writer questions how far we have truly come.
Met Police confirm report of alleged sex assault against Russell Brand
The 48-year-old comedian and actor has been accused of rape, assault and emotional abuse between 2006 and 2013.
Russell Brand: A timeline of the sexual assault allegations
The allegations came to light following a joint investigation by The Sunday Times, The Times and Channel 4 Dispatches.
The comedian has been accused of rape and sexual assaults between 2006 and 2013, as well as claims of controlling, abusive and predatory behaviour.
Channel 4, BBC and a production company have launched investigations following the publication of the allegations.
Brand vehemently denies the allegations and said all of his relationships have been “consensual”.
Internal investigations launched after sexual assault allegations made against Russell Brand
Russell Brand faces multiple allegations of sexual assault in joint UK media investigation
Internal investigations launched after sexual assault allegations made against Russell Brand
On Sunday UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly suggested there are wider questions for the entertainment industry to answer.
This month
September 2023
Russell Brand faces multiple allegations of sexual assault in joint UK media investigation
Brand refuted the allegations in a video posted online today.
All time
Russell Brand couldn't believe how calm one Irishman was during the London lockdown yesterday
Casual, like.
6 reasons we should bring back The Bill immediately
The theme music. Enough said.
Russell Brand is quitting social media
“The world is going mental.”
David Cameron has started a war of words with Russell Brand
Fox News named 'most trusted' news channel in America
Don’t tell Russell Brand.
Russell Brand feels so strongly about the Jobstown arrests he can't even keep his towel on
Russell has a few (more) things to say about water charges.
Russell Brand chimes in on Irish water protesters and Paul Murphy's arrest
“I urge you Irish people not to be afraid”.
Russell Brand has responded to that scathing open letter from an RBS banker
He’s still blaming the bigwigs upstairs for the commotion at RBS’s London offices last Friday.
This scathing open letter to Russell Brand is a must read
Penned by an RBS employee, it compares the comedian to “a school bully”.
Russell Brand tells Nigel Farage: "You're a pound shop Enoch Powell"
The pair debated UK immigration on BBC Question Time last night.
Russell Brand tells Irish people to 'take the day off work' for water charges protest
Comedian made the statement in latest YouTube video.
Russell Brand just tweeted a journalist's number to his 8.7 million followers
Oh. Oh dear.
Russell Brand responds to 'snide' Irish reporter with an entire Trews episode
He even quoted the Rubberbandits.
Russell Brand calls reporter "a snide" after he is asked how much his home is worth
“You’re a snide.”
'We won't pay': Protesters gather outside Irish Water HQ
There are also protests in Limerick, Galway, Cork and elsewhere.
Russell Brand is backing a water charges protest in Limerick
He hasn’t forgotten about us, you know.
Russell Brand is an anti-water charge protester
The outspoken celebrity has used his latest YouTube video to speak against Irish Water.
Russell Brand has made a Parklife parody with the Rubberbandits...
No, we’re really not kidding.
Why are so many people tweeting 'PARKLIFE!' at Russell Brand?
The reason will make you love people just a little bit more.
Russell Brand was so happy with that West Ham win he gave Big Sam a big slobbery smooch
What’s he going to do if they make the top 4?
10 people who absolutely agreed with Russell Brand's Newsnight rant
The comedian didn’t go down well with many, but he has some fans.
VIDEO: Russell Brand discusses his love of football, becoming a Match of the Day pundit
The actor is a renowned West Ham fan.
The Sun hits back at Russell Brand rant, labelling him 'the biggest hypocrite in Britain'
The comedian compared Rupert Murdoch to Hitler and plans to sue the paper.
The best bits of Russell Brand's Newsnight interview
It’s the battle of the beards.
The Dredge: Sylvester Stallone calls Bruce Willis "greedy and lazy"
FILTH! Celebrity FILTH!
Your Zinedine Zidane with Robbie 'unidentified fan' Keane pic of the day
The Ireland striker described the ex-French international as the “best ever player”.
Russell Brand had his most orgasms ever ... in Dublin
This is really going to put Dublin on the map. The orgasm map at least.
The Dredge: Russell Brand is in a rage with Tom Cruise
We can see where he’s coming from. Check out all of the day’s celebrity dirt…
8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012
From Lady Gaga hanging out with Julian Assange to Tupac Shakur’s Coachella performance, here’s our shortlist of the stranger celebrity and political encounters of the year.