Russell Brand and Katy Perry Split

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After a little more than a year of marriage, Russell Brand and Katy Perry are calling it quits.

The 36-year-old British comedian filed for divorce in Los Angeles on Friday, citing irreconcilable differences.

“Sadly, Katy and I are ending our marriage,” he said in a statement. “I’ll always adore her and I know we’ll remain friends.”

The couple began dating in 2009 and Brand popped the question to the pop star a few months later. They were married in October of last year in an extravagant ceremony in India.

Perry, 27, is known for hit songs “I Kissed a Girl” and “Teenage Dream.”

First Ashton and Demi, now Russell and Katy. It certainly hasn’t been the best year for celebrity marriages. 

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