Russell Brand is more popular than ever

January 16, 2024

Brand denies all allegations against him (Picture: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)In it, Brand asked his subscribers to follow him on alternative video platform Rumble, and talked about the dangers of online ‘censorship’. On September 18, two days after initial reports, the Channel 4 documentary, Russell Brand: In Plain Sight: Dispatches, aired and was watched by 1.8million people. On Rumble, Brand has 1.8 million followers – ironically, this number indicates he is reaching just as many people on Rumble as the Channel 4 documentary did. Since the investigation, Brand has made a killing on Rumble. MORE : Russell Brand questioned under caution by police over multiple sexual offence allegationsMORE : Russell Brand hit with more complaints over his behaviour at the BBC