They have become good friends since meeting at the Olympics and things are in their very early days.’ ‘At the moment they’re more friends and Russ has a little more charming to do.
Brand and Halliwell were first linked after the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics, where it's reported the comedian fell for the singer.Fellow visitor Greg Oram said: "I thought it was the most random thing ever to see Russell Brand of all people in a place like that - until my wife pointed out that he was with a Spice Girl."They seemed like they were having a really great time, holding hands and chatting - it was 100 per cent obvious they were a couple.More entertainment news A friend of Russell's told The Sun newspaper: "Things are getting very serious between them - they're a proper couple now.They had met several times in the past but really got to know each other during the Olympics.‘They had met several times in the past, but really got to know each other during the Olympics,’ the paper added. The ' Rock of Ages' actor reportedly dumped his girlfriend Isabella Brewster after falling for Geri while the pair were rehearsing for the London Olympics Closing Ceremony earlier this month.Russell, 37, apparently recently ditched his American yoga instructor girlfriend, Isabella Brewster, and it looks like 40-year-old Ginger Spice is the reason why.It had been rumoured that Russell was planning to move in with Isabella before the split.Rumors have been swirling that Russell Brand and Spice Girl Geri Halliwell are indeed dating, and the latest photo of the British comedian leaving Ginger Spice's London home will likely only add fuel to the fire.Brand was spotted leaving Halliwell's posh London pad on Wednesday, clutching a bag full of DVDs.Russell has been spending more time in London recently and Geri could be one of the reasons why.According to The Sun, things have been ‘getting very serious between them’."Things are getting very serious between them -- they’re a proper couple now.