Russell Brand has been a delightful and inspiring man to watch grow and transform.
The way Russell expresses himself in the below video may offend some people and the language may not be something you want to have on loud at work or in front of children.
Description: Urban Yogi’s host Eddie Stern interviews comedian and actor Russell Brand about his transformation through yoga.* Brand discusses how yoga helps him deal with his sex and substance addiction, and how yoga has changed the tempo of his life.
URBAN YOGIS is a unique documentary series featuring stories on the transformative power of yoga and meditation. Inspiring and heartfelt – the series delves into the lives of cancer survivors, inner-city youth dealing with violence in their communities, recovering addicts, artists, youth in detention facilities, and more. Comedian Russell Brand, Grammy-nominated musician Moby, “yogi” businessman Russell Simmons, and author/doctor Deepak Chopra also share their stories and insights. Renowned yoga teacher Eddie Stern serves as our host and guide to the stories of these urban yogis.
Russell Brand has a lot to say about addiction and recovery too. (scroll down to view video at that link)