Russell Brand in Plain Sight: Recap of fallout from Dispatches investigation as news unfolded

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The fallout from Russell Brand: In Plain Sight, which outlined shocking allegations of rape and sexual abuse against the comedian, has seen the BBC, Channel 4 and Elon Musk all come under scrutiny

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Russell Brand allegations

All about Russell Brand

He's attracted some supporters, even before the allegations have been made public

GB News presenter Beverley Turner has been vocal

Support coming in from Romania

There has been no official confirmation that Brand is featured in the Dispatches programme tonight.

Channel Four

There were whispers this week that something was to be published at 3pm today. It doesn't appear to have been. We await further details

The Katy Perry years

They were a proper A-list celebrity couple

Katy Perry and Russell BrandKaty Perry and Russell Brand
Katy Perry and Russell Brand | AFP via Getty Images

Here's a look at who Russell Brand is married to now

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More Russell Brand supporters are putting their hands up, even before any allegations have been revealed

Twitter/X remains the home of the fiercely held opinion - sometimes expressed while sticking one's fingers in one's ears...

Media personalities such as journalist Victoria Derbyshire and X-owner Elon Musk have given their opinion on Russell Brand's video in which he denied unspecified "criminal allegations" against him. Photo by Getty Images.Media personalities such as journalist Victoria Derbyshire and X-owner Elon Musk have given their opinion on Russell Brand's video in which he denied unspecified "criminal allegations" against him. Photo by Getty Images.
Media personalities such as journalist Victoria Derbyshire and X-owner Elon Musk have given their opinion on Russell Brand's video in which he denied unspecified "criminal allegations" against him. Photo by Getty Images. | Getty Images
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