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Funnyman Russell Brand has been making waves in the U.K. since he started stand-up comedy in the early 2000s. But the rascally Brit has a rising profile in the States, hosting the MTV Video Music Awards, starring in Get Him to the Greek and marrying pop star Katy Perry. And the laughs will continue Brand has taken Dudley Moore's role in a remake of the 1981 comedy Arthur, which hits theaters this month.
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