Russell Brand set for British TV return

Russell Brand is returning to British TV with his first show since the Sachsgate scandal.

Brand X, described as the star's "unfiltered take on current events, politics and popular culture", starts next month on Sky Atlantic.

Russell Brand is set to return to British TV with a new show Credit: Reuters

The comic has featured on TV since his 2008 fall from grace, but the unscripted show is his first extended run on the small screen since then.