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Look Back at the MTV VMAs Red Carpet From 10 Years Ago!

The 2018 MTV VMAs are set to air live tomorrow night (August 20), and we’re looking back at what the star-studded show looked like 10 years ago!

The 2008 MTV VMAs aired on September 7, 2008, live from Paramount Pictures Studios. The show was hosted by Russell Brand, and had Britney Spears winning big that night with a total of three awards (she won Video of the Year, Best Female Video, and Best Pop Video for “Piece of Me.”)

Guests at the show included Rihanna, Christina Aguilera, Taylor Swift, Demi Lovato, Chris Brown, Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, and Taylor Lautner (who were at the height of their Twilight fame), Zac Efron, Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas, Jonah Hill, Lil’ Wayne, Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz, Seth Green, Tyga, Danity Kane, Paris and Nicky Hilton, Francia Raisa, Ashley Tisdale, Lauren Conrad, Ciara, Chace Crawford, Nicole Scherzinger, John Legend, and so many more!

Check out some of the photos from the live show, and be sure to tune into the 2018 MTV VMAs tomorrow night!More Here! »

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Russell Brand's Mom Suffers 'Life-Threatening Injuries' After 'Serious' Car Accident

Russell Brand‘s mom Barbara has been involved in a car accident.

The 42-year-old Forgetting Sarah Marshall comedian took to social media on Monday (April 30) to share the news with fans.

“My mum has been in a serious road accident and has sustained … numerous life-threatening injuries, so I won’t be able to do the rest of my Re:Birth tour,” he says in a video from the hospital.

“If you have tickets they’ll be refunded or possibly rescheduled but I can’t really imagine that, I certainly can’t imagine performing at the moment because I feel too sad and connected to this,” he continued, adding, “I apologize, but obviously it’s circumstances beyond my control.”

“I’m sad for my mum because she’s vulnerable, she only finished chemotherapy a month ago and for her to be in this situation already is very difficult,” he said.

Barbara was pulled from the hit-and-run crash on Thursday, The Sun reports, noting that she was en route to babysit Russell and and his wife Laura’s 18-month-old daughter Mabel at the time.

Russell also shared that the driver of his mom’s chauffeur-driven car, his friend, is on the way to recovery. Watch below.

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Russell Brand Joins Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson on 'Ballers' Set

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson strolls along the beach with Russell Brand in between scenes of Ballers on Tuesday afternoon (January 16) in Malibu, Calif.

The 45-year-old Jumanji actor showed off his buff arms in a purple shirt and vest while the 42-year-old Forgetting Sarah Marshall star rocked a man bun as they spent the afternoon filming on the beach.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

As of right now, Russell‘s role on the upcoming season of Ballers is still unknown.

Season four of Ballers will premiere on HBO later in 2018.

10+ pictures inside of the actors on set…More Here! »

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Dwayne Johnson & Russell Brand Hang Out on 'Ballers' Set

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson looked sharp while filming new scenes for his HBO series Ballers!

The 45-year-old actor rocked a grey suit vest and purple shirt while on set on Wednesday (January 10) in Los Angeles.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Dwayne Johnson

He was joined by Russell Brand, who sported a more grungy look complete with black leather jacket, ripped jeans, paint-splattered boots, and a collection of necklaces.

It was unclear whether Russell was filming for a guest role or just paying a visit.

Don’t miss season four of Ballers when it premieres later this year!

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Russell Brand Reflects on 'Wonderful' Marriage to Katy Perry

Russell Brand is looking back at his marriage with Katy Perry.

During a recent interview on The Wendy Williams Show, the 42-year-old actor reflected on his marriage to the 32-year-old entertainer and nothing but nice things to say about his ex.

“It’s a bit difficult to tell what’s going on in such a situation,” Russell said. “But it was a very, very wonderful time. She was lovely. She’s such a lovely person I’ve got nothing but love for her.”

Russell and Katy married in a lavish, traditional Indian wedding back in 2010 before he filed for divorce two years later.

When asked about Katy‘s new job on American Idol, Russell believes that Katy will be a good judge.

I don’t know much about American Idol or things like that,” Russell said. “I certainly think that she’s probably a very good judge so I certainly wouldn’t comment on how much she’s earning in the negative. I certainly wish her all the best in all of her endeavors.”

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