The "Brand X" star is the latest victim of this illegal trend, which also has targeted Justin Bieber, Ashton Kutcher and Justin Timberlake.
As part of the move, FX will expand Brand's late night format from a half-hour to an hour.
The English comedian debated two members of the homophobic far-right group, while his audience shouted admonishments at their anti-gay rhetoric.
TCA 2012: FX’s W. Kamau Bell, Chris Rock, Russell Brand on Sarah Palin, Chick-Fil-A, Charlie Sheen and Louis C.K.
The late-night talk show personalities spoke with reporters Saturday about a wide range of topics from changes to their series, controversial remarks from fellow comedians like Dane Cook and the…