Russell Brand, Katy Perry

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Russell Brand is on a mission to spread the word about his latest book, Revolution, to the masses.

During an interview with Matt Lauer on the Today show, the British comedian and political activist explained how spreading love is the key to changing today's society, adding, "love is ultimately what we're here for."

Brand also admitted the upsides of fame, saying that it's "nice at first, good for the restaurants and the under-the-table action but ultimately unfulfilling."

He also opened up about his marriage of 14 months to Katy Perry.

"I really enjoyed it," he admitted when asked if he enjoyed being married to the pop star. "Katy Perry is an amazing person."

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But he also joked that after her tied the knot, he had a few less-then-ideal ways to cope with the ups and downs of his highly publicized relationship.

"What happened was after you get married, like anyone who's been married or come out of a relationship, you obviously have a lot of expectations," Brand began with a mischievous grin.

"And if those expectations don't work out, then it's probably time to grow a big beard and walk around in pajamas. That's my advice."

The two famously wed in a traditional Hindi ceremony in India surrounded by friends and family back in October of 2010.

Less than two years later, the two filed for divorce but have since spoken out in public about their marriage.

In fact, just this past summer the "Dark Horse" singer revealed to Rolling Stone the biggest lesson she learned from falling in—and subsequently out—of love with the bad-boy Brit.

"Now I know—first and foremost, self-love, and then give love away," she shared.

"Back then it was mostly just me giving love away with no self-love. I went through my ‘return of Saturn,' is what they call it." 

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