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Allison Janney gets mistaken for prettier version of Allison Janney : funny

Allison Janney gets mistaken for prettier version of Allison Janney : funny

There was like a 2 year time in my life where I couldn’t go out in public without people telling me I looked EXACTLY like Russell Brand. I had the hair, the beard, the attitude, the same fashion taste, piercings/tattoos… it was entirely unplanned, but I couldn’t blame them, I did look like the guy.

I posed in countless pictures with girls who wanted to post to their social media saying “I mer Russell Brand” or “I met Russell Brand’s cousin” (if they were a tad wiser). I loved it. It happened often enough to soak in the (unwarranted) success, but not enough to bother me…

But then I went to San Francisco, and OMG! I could have been the real Russell Brand for all these people knew, if only I had an English accent. I couldn’t go to a restaurant, to a bar, an Atheletics game – I couldn’t go anywhere without being “recognized”.

So I decided to leave California, cut my hair off, and stop dressing like I was addicted to sexualizing 18 year olds.

I never got mistaken for Russell Brand again.