WATCH: This Story About Russell's Friend Is Seriously Moving

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Russell explains the extraordinary story of his friend's brain tumour

This story is unbelievable.

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Watch as Russell, Matt and Mr. Gee share the extraordinary story of their friend Martino Sclavi, who survived a brain tumour.

Last month, Russell and the team recalled the time their close friend Martino discovered he had a brain tumour.

While his friend lived to tale the tale, Russell's story about the ordeal is truly out of this world. 

Watch our video above to hear his captivating story.

Martino Sclavi's The Finch In My Brain - in which Russell Brand writes the foreword - is set to be pubished via Hodder & Stoughton  on 17 May 2018.

You can listen to Russell LIVE on Radio X between 11am and 1pm every Sunday, or catch up with the best bits on this special podcast right here.  

And don't forget, you can contact the show at anytime, day or night via russell@radiox.co.uk.

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