Ginger Spice admits Russell Brand affair Geri Halliwell Tue-04-Sep-12 12:24 Share this Geri Halliwell has spoken out and confirmed she is dating Russell Brand.She says: "Yes. It’s been a whirlwind."But I think she knows he isn’t right for her. She says: "Is he my ideal man? I’m choosy. I want someone who’s trustworthy, sweet and kind." By Jay-Jay Feeney You May Also Like Russell Brand is writing children's books Russell Brand Axes Gigs Over Mother's Breast Cancer Fight Geri Halliwell sings a stripped back version of the Spice Girls' 'Wannabe' - and it is amazing Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .