Russell Brand, who is insinuating himself into the American culture like an expert thanks to stuff like Forgetting Sarah Marshall, has snagged a two-year book deal with HarperCollins Worldwide. My Booky Wook, his autobiography, has been snagged as part of the deal and his first new book is due in the UK for Christmas. That’s all well and good, but what about us stateside?
Anyway, I love this quote, because it’s typical Brand: “I am very pleased to get money for writing these books as I was going to write them anyway.”
If you don’t know Brand, here’s
an entire episode Update: a snippet–the episode was taken down of his series, Ponderland. Enjoy.