He, moreover, also lent his voice to "Despicable Me" and its sequel "Despicable Me 2".The 2011 romantic comedy "Arthur" witnessed him portraying the title character Arthur Bach.As they are becoming parents, Russell wanted to do the right thing and make Laura his wife.She’s delighted he asked.” The couple are old friends, but they previously dated in 20.They fell in love and got engaged less than four months after they started dating.They married 10 months later in October of 2010 in what seemed to be a fairytale romance at first.Brand made his return to radio at the weekend with a new Radio X show. It marked his first broadcast in eight years since resigning from the BBC over the ‘Sachsgate’ prank sex call scandal. Brand and Perry began dating in 2009 and were married from October 2010 to December 2011. Obviously the marriage didn’t last for a very long time and I think that is to do with the undulating nature of fame.” On his feeling towards Perry now, Brand said: “I still feel very warm towards her.Asked about intentionally keeping details of their marriage private, Brand said: “Well, thinking about it now I must have been conscious on some level that it would be very challenging if there were external influences [to the marriage].” Brand continued: “Katy was obviously very, very occupied and very busy. I feel like when I hear about her or see her, I think ‘Aw there’s that person.
Russell Brand has spoken about his short-lived marriage to Katy Perry in a new interview.“Let’s just say I haven’t heard from him since he texted me saying he was divorcing me December 31, 2011.” Brand originally cited “incompatibility” as the reason for the breakup.LOS ANGELES, CA – FEBRUARY 13: Singer Katy Perry and actor Russell Brand arrive at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. Notorious bad boy Russell Brand has reportedly popped the question to his pregnant girlfriend Laura Gallacher.RELATED: Katy Perry Portrayed as 'Clueless' in Russell Brand Documentary According to , the couple shared the news at a small gathering of family and friends over the weekend, and the engagement comes just weeks after it was revealed that the couple is expecting a baby. "Laura is also keen to keep their romance low-key, so the small, intimate party was very much in keeping with their ‘homebodies’ image.
He married pop singer Katy Perry in 2010 but they divorced two years later citing irreconcilable differences.