Russell Brand charged over phone throwing

Comedian Russell Brand has been charged for throwing a photographer's phone through a window. The incident happened in New Orleans earlier this year while Brand was making a new film. If convicted, he could face six months in jail, or 10 hours of community service.

Comedian Russell Brand
Comedian Russell Brand Credit: Press Association.

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Brand's phone-throwing charge

The comedian and actor Russell Brand has been charged with criminal damage after throwing a photographer's phone through a window in New Orleans in March. If convicted, he could face six months in jail or 10 hours of community service.