News Katy Perry and Russell Brand Divorcing Published 11:32 AM PST, December 30, 2011 Getty Images Katy Perry and Russell Brand are ending their 14-month marriage. Read the papers here. After a week of speculation during which both were spotted without their wedding rings, ETonline has confirmed that Russell Brand filed for divorce in California, citing irreconcilable differences. MORE: Katy & Russell's Ring-less Week Brand tells ETonline: "Sadly, Katy and I are ending our marriage. I'll always adore her and I know we'll remain friends."Brand and the pop singer married in October 2010.