Russell Brand
Russell Brand
Real Name/Full Name Russell Edward Brand
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Russell Brand
Birth Place: Grays, United Kingdom
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 4 June 1975
Age/How Old: 48 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 74 Kg
In Pounds – 000 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Ronald Henry Brand
Mother –Barbara Elizabeth
Siblings: Unknown
School: Italia Conti Academy
College: Gray’s School Media Arts College
Religion: Christian
Nationality: British
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Laura Gallacher and Katy Perry
Kids/Children Name: Mabel Brand
Profession: Comedian, Actor, Radio Host and Author
Net Worth: $25 million
Last Updated: June 2023

Russell Brand is a well-known British presenter, actor, comedian, author, and radio and television host. He has received much fame from his comic timing, during which he is on the TV as well as radio shows. Before being a stand-up comedian, most of his reputation was on Big Brother’s Big Mouth. He also played a number of roles in some films like Forgetting Sarah Marshall and St Trinian’s.

Biography and Early Life

Russell Brand, known as Russell Edward Brand on birth, was born on 4th June 1975 by his parents Barbara Elizabeth his mother, and Ronald Henry Brand, his father, who was a photographer. His birthplace is Grays, located in the United Kingdom. He was born at Orsett Hospital, located in England. His parents divorced when he was six years old, and he was raised by his mother.

Her mother was diagnosed with uterine cancer and later breast cancer which made him suffer bulimia nervosa at the young age of 14 years old.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Russell Brand in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Russell Brand’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 6th June 2023 having been born on 4 June 1975. Though, he is 6′ 6″ in feet and inches and 185cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163lbs in Pound and 74kg in Kilograms.


Russell Brand was privileged to get an education. He went to Grays School Media Arts College. He later took admission to Italia Conti Academy, where he was expelled from the university due to poor attendance and illegal drug use. From there, he stopped education and started working in theatre during his school time, and performed his first stand-up.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Russell is a married man. He has married twice where; in his first marriage, he was with Katy Perry, whom they stayed two years marriage with her but later divorced due to some differences. After a while, he involved himself in a relationship with Jemima Khan though they separated, and that’s when he went for another relationship with Laura Gallacher, which ended up in marriage. She is his second wife, and together, they have a daughter known as Mable Brand and a second daughter whose name isn’t mentioned. Their marriage is a happy one.

Is Russell Brand Gay?

He is not gay. First, he is a married man who has been into marriage twice and divorced once. His current wife is called Laura Gallacher where Russell has two daughters with her. Also, his sexual orientation is straight and thus proves his stand; he is not gay. He is happily married and loves his family so much.

Professional Career

Russell began his career as a commenced stand-up comedian on the final Hackney Empire New Act of the year. He finished in fourth place though he got much attention from Nigel Klarfeld following his performance which was an agent of the Bound and Gagged Comedy ltd. He managed to have some stand-up DVDS, which include Live in 2006, Doing life-live in 2007, Scandalous-live At the 02 in 2009, and Live in New York City in 2011, as well as Messiah Complex.

He has also managed to feature in a number of films as an actor which includes, Forgetting Sarah Marshall in 2008, Bedtime Stories as well as Penelope and St Trinian’s in 2007, where he played the role of Flash Harry. He has again portrayed in characters like Hop, Arthur, Tempe’s, and Get Him to the Greek, among many more.

He has too featured in television shows like RE: Brand in 2002 together with White Teeth and Cruise of the God’s from which he later acted in A Bears Christmas Tall, playing the role of Mr. Wolf and The Bill and Mud, among many more.


 Russell has become successful in life such that he has won a number of awards which include; Time Out Award and the British Comedy Award. He later won some more awards like the 33rd Annual Television & Radio Awards, among many more awards

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Russell Brand in 2023

Russell Brand Net Worth
Russell Brand Net Worth

As of 2023, Russell’s estimated net worth is around $25 million. He has gathered most of his fortune from his professional career, which is acting among other appearances in other careers like being a television personality. Also, appearing and featuring in most television series and films has earned him much net worth. Other activities which have earned him good money is doing stand-up comedy, writing books, and being a host on the radio.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Russell faced a lot of challenges in life because of being a drug addict where he was arrested in non-countable times.
  • He has an autobiography of his own known as My Booky Wook.

Russell Brand is a successful man who has got great experience in life. He can be grouped in the list of the hard-working men in the sector of comedy. Even though he is successful, he has faced a lot of hardship in life being an addict to drugs. He has been arrested severally because of drugs. His focus and determination have covered the bad side, and many people acknowledge him as a dedicated man.



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