Katy Perry’s Interview With Ellen DeGeneres About Her Love for Russell Brand Shows She Never Saw the Divorce Coming

by Jeremy Spirogis
Katy Perry and Russell Brand

Katy Perry appears happier than ever with actor Orlando Bloom, and the 2 are at the moment engaged. We can’t overlook that she was as soon as concerned with one other well-known title, although — and that was Russell Brand. Unfortunately, the couple couldn’t make their relationship work. And Perry’s look on The Ellen DeGeneres Show again in 2010 exhibits she by no means noticed the divorce coming.

Katy Perry talked about her marriage to Russell Brand on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

Katy Perry and Russell Brand
Katy Perry and Russell Brand arrive on the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) in 2011 | Frederic J. Brown/AFP through Getty Images

Back in 2010, Perry was extra excited than ever to share data relating to her marriage to Russell Brand. They tied the knot in 2010 as properly — although their marriage solely lasted till 2012.

During the primary yr of their marriage, Perry shared how joyful she was to have Brand as her associate. And she reacted very proudly to DeGeneres on The Ellen DeGeneres Show when requested about her husband.

“Are you thinking of changing your name at all?” DeGeneres questioned.

“Yes, I am, actually,” Perry stated. “I’m in the process.”

DeGeneres then famous that Brand appeared “like a handful” as a associate, and Perry agreed. “Handfuls are also fun,” Perry added. “There’s never a dull moment. … A sense of humor is really important in our household. I think that’s how we destress, and we like to have a laugh. You know, we’re just really good friends.”

Perry then defined that her favourite time to spend with Brand is after they’re each dwelling with their three cats, because it offers them ample time to spend collectively.

Perry and Brand’s marriage didn’t final lengthy

Katy Perry and comedian Russell Brand arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Tempest' Katy Perry and comedian Russell Brand arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'The Tempest'
Katy Perry and comic Russell Brand arrive on the Los Angeles premiere of ‘The Tempest’ | Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images

While Perry was all-smiles on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, her marriage to Brand solely lasted 14 months. The Los Angeles Times notes Perry spoke to Vogue concerning the heartbreak she skilled with Brand, as he instructed her he was divorcing her through textual content, and so they by no means spoke once more.

“Let’s just say I haven’t heard from him since he texted me saying he was divorcing me December 31, 2011,” Perry stated.

While the couple cited “irreconcilable differences” as the rationale behind the divorce, Perry famous she thinks Brand couldn’t deal with her as an equal. And she additionally hinted that one thing else occurred — although she didn’t specify.

“He didn’t like the atmosphere of me being the boss on tour. So that was really hurtful, and it was very controlling, which was upsetting,” Perry continued to Vogue. “I felt a lot of responsibility for it ending, but then I found out the real truth, which I can’t necessarily disclose because I keep it locked in my safe for a rainy day. I let go and I was like: This isn’t because of me; this is beyond me. So I have moved on from that.”

Perry’s now engaged to Orlando Bloom

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom attend the LA Premiere of Amazon's "Carnival Row'Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom attend the LA Premiere of Amazon's "Carnival Row'
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom attend the LA Premiere of Amazon’s ‘Carnival Row’ | Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

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While Perry was head over heels in love with Brand, she’s since completely moved on. And she now has a child along with her fiancé, Orlando Bloom. The two met for the primary time again in 2016, in accordance with Elle, and so they made their relationship official that very same yr. By February 2019, Perry introduced her engagement with a cute picture of a daisy engagement ring on Instagram. “Full bloom,” she captioned the post.

Now, Bloom and Perry have much more on their arms, as they need to steadiness their engagement with a brand new child. Perry gave delivery to their daughter, Daisy Dove Bloom, on Aug. 27, 2020. And she made the announcement to Instagram the identical day.

“We are floating with love and wonder from the safe and healthy arrival of our daughter,” Perry and Bloom stated.

We’re excited to see what’s subsequent for the joyful couple. And it appears this relationship is far more steady than Perry’s earlier marriage with Brand!

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