The comedian was seen greeting a young devotee who was hoping at a chance meeting with the star on the steps of the Hotel Du Vin in Glasgow’s plush West End. The 38-year-old was in town for his gig on Friday as part of this Messiah Complex World Tour, which finishes in April. Fan-friendly: Comedian Russell Brand greets Chelsea Cornelius in Glasgow Russell, who first gained notoriety on Big Brother’s Big Mouth, looked pleased to meet 17-year-old Chelsea Cornelius prior to his show. He greeted her with a massive hug before kissing her on the cheek, much to her delight, before walking into the large venue. Swapping glitzy heels for football boots! Susanna Reid heads to Selhurst Park to rehearse her latest Strictly Come Dancing routine The Forgetting Sarah Marshall actor, who is known for his unusual dress sense, certainly didn’t disappoint with his latest casual look. Meet and greet: The star looked happy to chat to his fan as he stood outside the hotel, which is a favourite with A-list celebrities Man in black: Russell wore a cross print scarf as he got out of his car Russell sported an entirely black outfit in a short, shiny jacket, large harem style trousers and dark sunglasses. While accessorizing with a cross-print scarf, it was the star’s strange, yet comfy, choice of footwear that really turned heads. Wearing what looked like a pair of slippers, Russell’s feet must have been kept nice and toasty as he stepped out in the northern city from the hotel, which is a top choice for A-list celebrities. Odd: Russell looked to be wearing slippers and black harem-style trousers Showing his enthusiasm while attempting to drum up some ticket sales, he tweeted: ‘Glasgow tomorrow #MessiahComplex you can come!’ Earlier this week it was reported that he had shelled out a hefty $2.224 million for an extravagant mansion in the Hollywood Hills. The funnyman will be moving into a sprawling restored property originally built in 1926 – which the LA Times has said once belonged to Laurence Olivier – to mark his first real estate shift since his divorce from Katy Perry.
Russell Brand ‘s relationship with Jemima Khan ended as quickly as it began. Just 15 days after the British comic boasted that he was ” eschewing all others ” to be with the New Statesman editor, Brand announced they’re no longer seeing each other during his stand-up show in Atlanta on Saturday, Sept. 28. “I’m currently single,” said Brand, who capped off the U.S. leg of his Messiah Complex world tour. The 38-year-old then locked lips with several fans who were seated in the front row. NEWS: Russell Brand and Nicole Schuller canoodle during lunch date Prior to dating Khan, Katy Perry ‘s ex-husband was rumored to be seeing Nicola Schuller. He’d previously been linked to Alessandra Balazs and Isabella Brewster. Asked if he would ever tie the knot again during a June 10 appearance on Today , the Paradise star replied, “Yes, I would, as a matter of fact. I really liked being married.” PHOTOS: Russell Brand and Katy Perry’s love timeline Let’s hope his next union works out better than his last! After all, Perry is still recovering from the demise of their 14-month marriage. In a recent interview with Billboard , the singer said she wrote the track”By the Grace of God” in the wake of their divorce. “That song is evident of how tough it really was at a certain point. I asked myself, ‘Do I want to endure? Should I continue living?'” she told the magazine.
Russell Brand victim of ‘swatting’ prank
<img src='http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/dam/assets/120531081939-kim-kardashian-may-19-2012-horizontal-gallery.jpg' width='200px' alt='The Kardashian household was targeted on January 18. "Just got a call from my mom telling me about this prank call that someone was shot in their home & 15 swat team & 3 helicopters showed up!" Kim Kardashian tweeted. “These prank calls are NOT funny! People can get arrested for this! I hope they find out who is behind this. Its dangerous & not a joke!”‘ style=’float:left;padding:5px’ />
Los Angeles police went to Brand’s home at 3:35 p.m. on Monday, April 8, in response to a call about an armed man being at his residence, but determined it was a “fraudulent call.” The officer who responded said she didn’t know if Brand was home at the time. On April 4, Rihanna’s Pacific Palisades residence was reportedly implicated in another celebrity “swatting” incident. According to the Los Angeles Times , a caller told law enforcement officials that someone had been shot inside her home. Officials quickly figured out that the call was another hoax. Police visited Chris Brown’s Hollywood Hills home on Monday after a call about an alleged domestic violence incident. Brown wasn’t home, according to KTLA. The Kardashian household was targeted on January 18. “Just got a call from my mom telling me about this prank call that someone was shot in their home & 15 swat team & 3 helicopters showed up!” Kim Kardashian tweeted . “These prank calls are NOT funny! People can get arrested for this!