Singer Katy Perry wants to be known as Mrs Brand

Katy Perry is changing her name to Katy Brand.

The singer has filed papers to take Russell Brand‘s surname.

Katy, 26, says she’s already started responding to people when they call her by her new title.

‘If I’m at an event or something like that, and they want special attention, they go, “Mrs Brand!” And I go shwoosh [looks back],’ she said on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

Katy married Russell, 35, in India on 23 October.

The couple met at the MTV Video Music Awards in September 2009 and got engaged in India on New Year’s Eve 2009.

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