The reason? His mother was present.
has been incredibly open about his failed marriage to Katy Perry
up until his appearance on The Graham Norton Show
The "Rock Of Ages
" star was very upset after Graham brought up his divorce during the taping of the show that aired Friday, US Weekly
Why? His mother joined him to the show and the question upset her so much that she cried.
Brand slammed Norton for not being more sensitive about his mom's presence:
"My mum is here. She got upset when you dragged up my marriage. I saw her cry, Graham. That's the reality because it's real people, Graham, that's my real mum. I have to come here to promote a film and you made my mum cry. I don't see you as that sort of person, Graham."
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Russell then explained how the host should have handled things to avoid this situation: "What I would have done, mate, is come up to me before the and gone 'Eh, listen it's a bit odd your ex-missus was on last week. I might mention it, is that OK?".
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