comedian, actor and disc jockey of Indian-Canadian heritage

Russell Peters is ...

Born 29 Sep 1970 in Toronto
Age48 years, 2 months
Russell Peters
Russell Peters
Russell Peters at the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival

About Russell Peters

Russell Dominic Peters (born September 29, 1970) is a Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. He began performing in Toronto in 1989 and won a Gemini Award in 2008. In 2013, he was number three on Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid comedians, and became the first comedian to get a Netflix stand-up special. He also won the Peabody Award and the International Emmy Award for Best Arts Programming for producing Hip-Hop Evolution (2016). He currently lives in Los Angeles.