This British comedian skyrocketed to success in the United States playing the hilarious Aldous Snow in the hit movie, Forgetting Sarah Marshall. He continued to experience film success with his role in Adam Sandler's movie, Bedtime Stories. Other film roles include The Tempest and Get Him to the Greek.
Russell is also a popular stand-up comedian and presenter. In 2008, he hosted MTV's Video Music Awards and had memorable segment pieces with pop superstar, Britney Spears. In 2009, Russell released his autobiography, My Booky Wook. Along with his great comedic skills, Russell's appearance separates him from his peers. With his big hair, jewelry, and tight pants, he knows how to grasp his audience's attention.
He is a vegetarian.
He recorded a cover of The Beatles' song, "When I'm Sixty-Four".
He is a huge fan of the West Ham United soccer team.