Katy Perry kissed a girl and she liked it. Russell Brand gave a male stranger a hand job in the bathroom of a London pub and didn't like it all that much.
So the comedian shockingly claims, noting it was all for British documentary series he was working on at the time with the goal of exploring social taboos.
That's one way of putting it.
As part of his social experiment Re: Brand, Russell recounted the story in great detail a podcast interview with fellow British comedian Richard Herring.
“I w**ked off a man in a toilet," he said, matter-of-factly.
"I thought, ‘I think of myself as heterosexual but perhaps that’s ‘cause of the environment that I grew up in where homosexuality may have been difficult for me to express.’”