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Brand: A Second Coming SXSW Review

SXSW Review: ‘Brand: A Second Coming’

Directed by Ondi Timoner, the doc follows the multi-hyphenate (comedian/actor/author/activist/rabble-rouser) into the second coming of his career, activism.

Russell Brand Riffs as Trinculo for ‘The Tempest’

On the first day of rehearsal for the film, The Tempest, director Julie Taymor’s retelling of Shakespeare’s play (where the gender of the main character, Prospero, was changed from male to female), she asked Russell Brand to talk about his character, Trinculo.

Biography: Russell Brand

Russell Brand shot to fame in the U.S. in 2008 as the rocker Aldous Snow, starring with Jason Segel, in the hit comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall, produced by Judd Apatow.