Russell Brand Once Auditioned To Be In 5ive

Russell Brand Once Auditioned To Be In 5ive
Laura Bracken
Laura Bracken

9 Jun 2017

It's hard to imagine, but Russell Brand could have been a boy band sensation. 

We say it's hard to imagine, purely because he's such a funny guy, we're finding it tough picturing him not being a comedian. 

Russell joined James Corden on the Late Late Show, and James was getting great pleasure in dragging up Russell's past. 

James told him that he heard a rumour that Russell once auditioned for a boy band and sang More Than Words. And, not just any old boy band - 5IVE! 

Here's Russell going scarlet telling the tale of his failed audition:

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