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Russell Brand on the Road

Russell Brand sets out across America's vast heartland in homage to one of his literary heroes, Jack Kerouac and his classic novel, On The Road, which turned 50 in 2007.

Russell Brand sets out across America's vast heartland in homage to one of his literary heroes, Jack Kerouac and his classic novel, On The Road, which has inspired countless hipsters and restless souls to hit the road. Russell read the book when he was 19 and was excited by the sense of magic and possibility it conjured up. Travelling with his friend Matt Morgan, he sets off on a coast-to-coast adventure that becomes a journey of self-discovery.

59 minutes

Last on

Wed 16 Nov 2011 23:00

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Russell Brand
Participant Matthew Morgan
Director Iain Scollay
Producer Iain Scollay
Executive Producer Andrea Miller

Broadcasts

  • Wed 12 Dec 2007 21:00
  • Thu 13 Dec 2007 23:00
  • Fri 14 Dec 2007 02:00
  • Sat 15 Dec 2007 00:25
  • Sun 14 Sep 2008 23:25
  • Sun 28 Sep 2008 22:50
  • Thu 8 Jul 2010 00:00
  • Wed 16 Nov 2011 23:00