Russell Brand Tattoos
Russell Brand is an English comedian, actor, radio host, author, and activist. Beginning his career as a stand-up comedian and later becoming an MTV presenter, Brand first achieved notoriety in 2004 as the host of Big Brother’s Big Mouth, a Big Brother spin-off.
In 2007, he had his first major film role in St Trinian’s, and the following year he landed a major role in the romantic comedy-drama Forgetting Sarah Marshall; the film led to him starring in a spin off, the rock comedy Get Him to the Greek, alongside Jonah Hill in 2010.
He also worked as a voice actor in the animated films Despicable Me in 2010, Hop in 2011, and Despicable Me 2 in 2013, and played the title character of the 2011 remake of the romantic comedy Arthur.
In 2013, he released the successful stand-up special Messiah Complex. Russell also has a few notable tattoos, check out our Russell Brand tattoo list below:
Russell Brand Arm Tattoos
Russell has various religious symbols including Om tattooed on his right arm. This tattoo is related to Brand’s affiliation with Hinduism. Russell attributes his spiritual connection to Hinduism as the reason to behind why he was able to beat his sex and drug addictions.
Inked on Russell’s left shoulder is a large eyeball
Russell had his favorite football team the West Ham United badge inked on his arm by legendary tattoo artist Bang Bang.
Russell has the prayer of St. Francis “Lord make me a channel of Thy peace” along with a cross tattooed on his right inner forearm.
Russell Brand Body Tattoo
On Russell’s left hip is a tattoo of the word “Ecstasy.”
As for some of his other tattoos, although he hasn’t mentioned the meaning behind them, they are clearly symbols associated with his life. We will explain the meaning behind them in another article.