His wellness image masks the 'demon' underneath, reveals woman who claims Brand raped her

22:46 17.09.2023

Russell Brand, the well-known comedian and presenter, is facing multiple accusations of rape, sexual assault, and emotional abuse. The allegations were brought to light by an expose conducted by the Sunday Times and Channel 4's Dispatches. Brand, who has gained a massive following online in recent years through his wellness and addiction recovery videos, vehemently denies all the claims, stating that all his relationships have been consensual.

One of the alleged victims, referred to as Nadia, has come forward to share her harrowing experience. Nadia describes Brand as a demon who hides behind his public persona. She claims that he raped her at his Los Angeles home in 2012. In an interview with the Times, Nadia expresses her frustration with Brand's online presence, where he promotes meditation and wellness. She states, "He's saying one thing, and I know the demon underneath it. It just makes me so mad that he has a platform for this."

According to Nadia, she first met Brand at an event in Los Angeles and later engaged in consensual sex with him at his Hollywood house. However, their relationship took a dark turn when Brand allegedly forced himself upon her after she declined his suggestion of joining a "friend in the bedroom." Nadia claims she repeatedly told him to stop, but he ignored her pleas. In a text message, authenticated by the Sunday Times, Nadia told Brand, "When a girl says 'NO,' it means no." In response, Brand apologized, saying, "I'm very sorry."

Another woman, identified as Phoebe, also shared her experience with Brand. Phoebe, in her 20s, had a brief consensual relationship with Brand in 2013 after meeting at an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. However, during a private moment at his West Hollywood home, Phoebe alleges that Brand sexually assaulted her. She describes a disturbing transformation in his eyes, saying they turned black like the devil. Eventually, Brand relented, but his anger intensified.

Nadia sought help from UCLA Santa Monica Medical Centre's Rape Treatment Center (RTC) on the same day of the alleged assault. Medical records obtained by the Sunday Times confirm her visit to the center. Although she did not file a police report, she provided her underwear and other samples as evidence, which were preserved. Nadia received therapy sessions at the center for the following five months.

In response to the allegations, Brand released a YouTube video, categorizing them as "extremely egregious and aggressive attacks." He firmly refutes the accusations, emphasizing their serious nature. The LAPD was reportedly alerted about the incident involving Nadia, although she chose not to make an official report.

As these allegations against Russell Brand continue to unfold, the public awaits further developments and potential legal actions. The voices of the alleged victims shed light on the dark side of a well-known celebrity, exposing the disparity between Brand's public image and his private behavior.

/ Sunday, September 17, 2023, 10:46 PM /

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