Russell Peters is an Indian-British comedian, actor and radio DJ. He was born 29th September 1970 in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
Russell Peters has been a comedian for over 30 years and pokes humour at different nationalities, including his own Indian heritage in his shows. He has performed with many other leading personalities throughout the years. This has propelled him into the top ten Forbes rich list of comedians for 2009 and 2010.
He is world famous – with Russell Peters tickets sold out at: Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall (twice), The Nokia Theatre Los Angeles (twice), Sydney Opera House, The Hammersmith Apollo (four times), London’s O2 Arena, General Motors Place Vancouver, The Saddle Dome Calgary, Rexall Centre Edmonton, The Bell Centre Montreal (highest attendance record, comedy) and the first comedian to sell-out the Air Canada Centre (four times).