Cupid's Pulse Article: Russell Brand Says ‘I Loved’ Being Married to Katy PerryCupid's Pulse Article: Russell Brand Says ‘I Loved’ Being Married to Katy Perry

By Amanda Boyer

Russell Brand is finally opening up about his prior marriage to singer Katy Perry. While Brand was promoting his new book on the Today Show on Monday, Oct. 13, he said something that caught some attention. According to, the comedian claimed he “loved” being married to Perry and said she “is an amazing person.” The ex-duo were together for 14 months.

How do you set realistic expectations for your marriage?

Cupid’s Advice:

To ensure you are going to have a successful marriage with realistic expectations, Cupid has some tips:

1. Compromise: Sometimes, you need to agree to disagree in certain situations. In order to make your relationship work, make sure there’s give and take.

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2. Discuss roles: Talk about responsibilities and who wants to be in charge of cleaning the house or making dinner. This will make your day run smoothly when things get hectic!

Related: Katy Perry Calls Divorce From Russell Brand a ‘Very Tiny Elephant’

3. Be honest: Do not hold off saying something because you are scared or afraid about how it is going to come off. If you decide you want to change something around, discuss it with your partner and get their say on it as well.

Have another way to set an expectation in your marriage? Let us know below!