News Russell Brand Banished From Japan By Raphael Chestang 9:56 AM PDT, May 22, 2011 Getty Images Russell Brand's trip to Japan was cut short this weekend following his deportation from the country. "So... my husband just got deported from Japan," Katy Perrytweeted on Saturday. "I am so sad. I brought him all this way to show him my favorite place." Katy is currently on her music tour in Asia. Russell didn't seem as affected by the event, tweeting, "Planning escape from Japanese custody. It's bloody hard to dig a tunnel with a chopstick." The comedian's deportation came about as a result of "priors from over 10 years ago."