Returning to Australia for a national tour in October 2015, with his brand new show Trew World Order, which will include a special show at the Sydney Opera House for the Just For Laughs Sydney Comedy Festival, Russell Brand has been hailed as ‘The most exciting comedian of his generation’ by Time Out Magazine.
After a life of individualism and showing off, Hollywood, ruining broadcasting corporations and elections Russell Brand has decided the only way to change the world is to be part of the crowd.
Described by the Telegraph as “the most talented stand-up comedian to emerge in Britain so far this decade” Russell Brand shot to fame when he was seen in the Judd Apatow produced comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Other movies he has starred in include Arthur, Get Him To The Greek & Rock Of Ages. Most recently starred in the documentary film The Emperor’s New Clothes which opened in April in the UK. The British star has become an international comedic success on stage, television and film.
Also an acclaimed author, Brand has written many books including, My Booky Wook: A Memoir of Sex, Drugs and Stand-Up, which was on The New York Times best-seller list for five weeks in a row, and the follow up, Booky Wook 2: This Time It’s Personal, Russell Brand’s Trickster Tales and most recently Revolution. For television, Brand hosted the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, the MTV Video Music Awards and his own show Brand X.
Russell produces his own Youtube web series called The Trews. Started in February 2014 and uploaded every weekday the channel has surpassed one million subscribers and in April posted it’s 300th episode.
Beginning his career as a stand-up comedian, Brand rose to fame in the UK in 2003 for his “Big Brother” spin-off, “Big Brother’s Big Mouth.” He has toured internationally since 2006 and has released many DVDs.
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