Russell Brand returned stateside last night, arriving at LAX where he was greeted by a slew of his closest friends ... the paparazzi.
Brand has been in London ever since filing for divorce from Katy Perry. She resurfaced for the first time Thursday, posing with a fan in Santa Barbara on the set of an Adidas commercial.
As for Russell ... the paps threw a few divorce questions at him as he made his way to his car ... and got nothing but silence.
Back in the US of A
1/14/2012 6:30 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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