How many celebrities named Russell can you think of? The famous Russells and Russes below have many different professions, including notable actors named Russell, famous athletes named Russ, NBA players named Russell, and even musicians named Russell.
Russell Crowe is certainly one of the most famous Russells on this list. One of the actors named Russ, he is best known for playing Maximus Decimus Meridius in Gladiator. He has also appeared in such films as A Beautiful Mind, The Insider, and American Gangster.
Another of the famous people with the first name Russell is Russell Brand. He began his career as a comedian before landing roles in Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Arthur, and other films. He is also a strong advocate for Transcendental Meditation. Russell Howard, a comedian, is another celebrity named Russell.
Russel Westbrook is one of the famous athletes named Russell. He is an NBA player for the Houston Rockets. He is a nine-time NBA All-Star, and earned the NBA Most Valuable Player Award for the 2016–17 season.
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- 25Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is an actor, film producer and musician. Although a New... more
- 21Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, radio host, author, and... more
- 18Russell Wendell Simmons (born October 4, 1957) is an American entrepreneur, record executive,... more
- 18Russell Carrington Wilson (born November 29, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the... more
- 20Russell Westbrook III (born November 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player... more
- 18Russell Irving Tamblyn (born December 30, 1934) is an American film and television actor and... more
- 12Russell Hantz is an American oil company owner and television personality, best known for his... more
- 17Russell Dominic Peters (born September 29, 1970) is a Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. He... more
- 17Russ Anton Smith (born April 19, 1991) is an American professional basketball player. He... more
- 11Russell George Tovey (born 14 November 1981) is an English actor. He is known for playing the... more
- 11Russell Ross Francis (born April 3, 1953), is a retired American football player, a tight end... more
- 15Russell Scott "Russ" Grimm (born May 2, 1959) is a former American football guard for the... more
- 12Russell David Johnson (November 10, 1924 – January 16, 2014) was an American actor, known for... more
- 11Russell John Dammerall Grant (born 5 February 1951) is a British astrologer and media... more
- 11Russell Nathan Coltrane Jeanson Martin Jr. (born February 15, 1983) is a Canadian professional... more
- 11Russell Wayne Harvard (born April 16, 1981) is an American actor. He made his feature film... more
- 15Russell Allen (born July 19, 1971) is a singer and lyricist best known as the vocalist of... more
- 15Russell Amos Kirk (October 19, 1918 – April 29, 1994) was an American political theorist,... more
- 8Stephen Russell Davies (born 27 April 1963), better known as Russell T Davies, is a Welsh... more
- 11Russell Joseph Howard (born 23 March 1980) is an English comedian, television presenter, radio... more
- 7Russell Nigel Latapy CM (born 2 August 1968) is a Trinidadian retired footballer who played as... more
- 11Russell Girard Wong (Chinese: 王盛德; pinyin: Wáng Shèngdé; born March 1, 1963) is an American... more
- 14Russell Hornsby (born May 15, 1974) is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Edward... more
- 8Russell Charles Means (November 10, 1939 – October 22, 2012) was an Oglala Lakota activist for... more
- 8Russell Kunkel (born September 27, 1948) is an American drummer and producer who has worked as... more