Russell Brand improvises as Trinculo

Here’s Russell Brand improvising a clever monologue that explains his entire backstory for the jester Trinculo (a character in Shakespeare’s The Tempest, soon to be a film directed by visionary designer/director Julie Taymor). Brand takes the character from childhood to shipwreck in 4 entertaining minutes.
Thanks to Holger and Brady for Facebooking this.

One Response to Russell Brand improvises as Trinculo

  1. Jennyhead says:

    Taymor’s Tempest is alive and well and ready for people to watch at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. And it’s awesome, in part because of Russell Brand, and Shakespeare, and also the costumes.

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