Past feedback about Russell Brand from high-profile ladies – together with his ex-wife Katy Perry – have resurfaced after he was accused of rape, sexual assaults and emotional abuse.
Four ladies declare Brand sexually assaulted them between 2006 and 2013 – with the allegations coming to mild as a part of an investigation by The Times, The Sunday Times and Channel 4 Dispatches over the weekend.
The 48-year-old comic denies all claims in opposition to him – and says all his previous relationships had been consensual.
In 2006, pop star Dannii Minogue referred to as Brand a “vile predator” whereas describing an look with him on his MTV chat present 1 Leicester Square.
The Australian singer, who had been selling her album The Hits & Beyond, instructed The Mirror: “[Brand] is totally loopy and a little bit of a vile predator. I definitely do not assume he has cured his intercourse habit, that is for certain. He would not take no for a solution.
“He’s obviously very intelligent – but he wears more make-up than I do. Normally, I love guys with eyeliner on. It can be very sexy, but not on Russell. Absolutely no way, never, he’s just not my type.
“Throughout the entire interview, he stored making stunning remarks that I can not even repeat. Just uttering the phrases would make me blush.”
Another previous interview from Brand’s ex-wife Katy Perry has additionally resurfaced, with the pop star described Brand’s behaviour as “very controlling”, and speaking about what she referred to as the “real truth” about him that she wouldn’t disclose.
Brand and Perry had been married between October 2010 and July 2012.
In the Vogue interview from 2013, talking about their former relationship, Perry mentioned: “I felt a lot of responsibility for it ending, but then I found out the real truth, which I can’t necessarily disclose because I keep it locked in my safe for a rainy day.”
Brand obtained his large TV break in 2000, presenting a number of exhibits on MTV. He went on to host the Big Brother spin-off present on Channel 4 from 2004.
He grew to become one of many largest comedians of the 2000s – finally breaking the US and carving out a profession in Hollywood.
More just lately he has rebranded as a wellness influencer, attracting hundreds of thousands of followers on social media.
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Following the accusations in opposition to him, Brand has been dropped by his London-based agent Tavistock Wood in addition to a number of charities he was related to.
Brand’s supporters embody tech billionaire Elon Musk and controversial influencer Andrew Tate – each of whom have defended the comic on-line.
Brand carried out a sold-out comedy gig in northwest London on Saturday evening, and is because of carry out once more in Windsor on Tuesday night.
The Metropolitan Police say they aren’t at present investigating any allegations in opposition to him, however have inspired victims of sexual assault to contact them, regardless of how way back it occurred.