Russell Brand: YouTube suspends star’s ability to make money from adverts
The video sharing platform Youtube has suspended Russell Brand’s ability to make money from adverts on his channels – saying he had violated their “creator responsibility policy” after serious allegations made against him.
‘The whole industry needs a light shone on it’: Caroline Nokes MP on Russell Brand allegations
The Conservative MP Caroline Nokes, who chairs the Women and Equalities committee, joins me now.
Russell Brand claims ‘MeToo moment for television’, says former Channel 4 Head of News
Dorothy Byrne spent more than 15 years as head of news and current affairs at Channel 4 – she’s currently president of Murray Edwards College, Cambridge. We spoke to her about what she’s made of what’s unfolded since the investigation aired.
Russell Brand: Met Police receive sexual assault allegation from 2003
The promotors of Russell Brand’s tour of UK theatres have postponed the remaining three shows scheduled for this month – after the Met Police said they had received a report of an alleged sexual assault in central London in 2003.