Russell Dominic Peters is a famous comedian and actor of Anglo-Indian descent. He is one of the most popular and successful comedians in the world. He is Known as Ruussel peters for his best performing.

Peters winning multiple awards like Canadian comedian awards, international Emmy awards, Gemini awards, and Peababy awards.

Peters has given his voice in the Superhit film ‘The Jungle Book’. The movie was released in 2016. Russell Peters’ Deported World Tour Leaves famous Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal and actress Taapsee Pannu All Smiles.

et’s get more information about Russell Peters’s age, height, biography, girls, and many more.Russel Peters

All Information about Russell peters:

1. Family And Born Details

2. Early Life And Education

3. Personal Life

3.1 Bio

3.2 Physical Appearance

3.3 Favorite Things

3.4 Girls Affairs And More

4. Career

5. Awards & Nominations

6. Filmography

6.1 Film

6.2 Television

6.3 Comedy Specials

7. Books

8. Current Work & Details 

8.1 Social Media And Accounts

8.2 Some Other Facts

1. Family And Born Details

Father:- Eric Peters(Died, Federal Meat Inspector)

Mother:- Maureen Peters

Brother:- Clayton Peters (Elders, Russell’s Manager)

Date Of Birth:- 29th-Sep -1970

Birth Name:- Russell Dominic Peters

Birth Place:- Ontario, Toronto, Canada

City: Toronto, Canada

2. Early Life And Education

The multi-talented comic artist was born on 29 September 1970to Eric and Maureen Peters Toronto, Ontario. His dad was a native of Bombay and he worked as a federal meat inspector.

His family moved to the suburb of Brampton.older brother Clayton now serves as his manager. Russell Peters was raised Catholic. Russell Peters’s parents were both of Anglo-Indian descent, and his late father was born in Bombay, India. He has completed her studies from two different schools.

Russell Peters learned boxing, to help him deal with the racist bullies in his school. Peters also became a fan of hip hop in his youth.

School:- Chinguacousy Secondary School, Ontario, North peel, Secondary school, Bremaelia Ontario

College:- Not Known

Education Qualification:- Not Known

Debut:- Film- Boozecan(1994)

TV- Comedy Now! (1997)

3. Personal Life

On 10 July 2010, he purposed to Monica Diaz at the Los Angeles International airport. Peters Announced his engagement on Twitter. The lovely couple married on 24 august 2010. His daughter Crystianna Marie Peters was born on 14th December 2010.Russel Peters with his wife Monica Diaz

During the interview, Russell Peters said that he divorced his ex-wife, Monica Diaz, in March 2012. As of October 2016, he was engaged to Ruzanna Khetchian.  In 2017, Peters break their relationship with Ruzanna Khetchian.Peters with Ruzanna Khetchian

On December 4, 2018, Russell Peters announced via Twitter that he and girlfriend Jennifer Andrade were expecting a child In the following April, he and Jennifer announced that she wants a baby whom they named Russell Santiago Peters.Peters with his girlfriend

Peters lives in Los Angeles, California and owns two homes there. He also owns homes in Las Vegas and Vaughan, Ontario.


Real Name:- Russell Dominic Peters

Age (as in 2019):- 49 Years

Home Town:- Los Angele, California, USA

Zodiac sign:- Libra

Famous For:- Stand-up Comedian

Profession:- Comedian

Religion:- Christianity

Ethnicity:- White

Hobbies:- Reading

Famous as:- Comedian, actor, and producer

Online Presence:- Instagram and Twitter

Nationality:- Canadian

Physical Appearance

Russell Peters Height(approx): in centimeters- 178cm

in meters- 1.78m

in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”

Weight(approx): in Kilograms- 95kg

in Pounds- 209lbs

Hair Color:- Black

Eye Color:- Black

Favorite Things

Actor:- John Candy, Jim Carrey, Martin Short

Comedian:- Louis CK, George, Carlin

Destination:- New York

Girls Affairs And More

Marital Status:- Engaged

Wife:- Monica Diaz(2010-2012)

Marriage Date:- 24 August 2010

Children/kids:- 2, Crystianna Marie Peters (1Daughter)

Girls Affairs:- Sunny Leone (2008), Ruzanna Kzhectian

Money Factor

Net Worth:- As of 2019, Russell Peters Net Worth stands is an estimated $55 million dollars.

In 3013, Actor Russell Peters was number three on Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid comedian and become the first comedian to get a Netflix stand-up special.

House:- New Home in hidden hills, California

4. Career

He began his career in Toronto at a young age in 1989. Peters started performing as a Comic Start. He is deeply influenced by George Carlin, Steve Martin, Eddie Murphy, and Don Rickles. He got the chance to meet American comedian Carlin in 1992.

Russell Peters appeared on CBC’s comedy show ‘Comics!’ which drew much popularity as well as criticism. The shows were severely criticized as low by ‘Eye Weekly,’ he was nominated for a ‘Gemini Award’ for his performance.

He performed in the Canadian TV show ‘Comedy Now!’ The entire show and several of its separate segments were uploaded onto YouTube, where they instantly went viral marking his career graph upwards. In 2006, he also played the role of an anchor in the Canada Day Comedy Festival.

In 2006, he gave back to back sold-out performances at the Beacon Theatre in New York. He recorded an album of his first feature-length performance called ‘Outsourced’, which was telecast on the Comedy Central channel on 26th August 2006.

In 2007, he performed across venues in Iraq, Greenland, Germany, and Africa for the non-profit organization ‘United Service Organizations Inc. (USO) along with singers Wilmer Valderrama and Mayra Veronica

He performed at the largest stand-up comedy show in Australia on 15th May 2010 in front of 13,880 people.

He also performed at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on 5th and 6th May in 2012 in front of a record number of crowds.

In 2017, Peters made an appearance on Top Gear America in the third episode of season 1 as one of the guests.

On Russell Peters announced that his girlfriend Jennifer has the birth of his second child, a ‘strong, big ass’ son.second child of peters

On 28 May 2019, he Stand-up Russell Peters performing in a city.

5. Awards & Nominations

YearNominated workAwardCategoryResult
1997Russell Peters – Comics!Gemini AwardsBest Performance in a Comedy Program or SeriesNominated
2003Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsBest Male Stand-UpNominated
2004Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsBest Male Stand-UpNominated
2004Russell Peters – Comedy Now!Gemini AwardsIndividual Performance in a Comedy Program or SeriesNominated
2007Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsDave Broadfoot AwardWon
2008Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsCanadian Comedy Person of the YearNominated
2008Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsBest Large Venue Stand-UpWon
2008Juno Awards – as hostGemini AwardsBest PerformanceWon
2009Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsCanadian Comedy Person of the YearNominated
2009Juno Awards – as hostGemini AwardsBest PerformanceNominated
2010Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsCanadian Comedy Person of the YearNominated
2011Russell PetersCanadian Comedy AwardsCanadian Comedy Person of the YearNominated
2012A Russell Peters Christmas Special – with Clayton Peters, Luciano Casimiri, Kristeen von Hagen, Jean-PaulCanadian Comedy AwardsBest Writing in a Television Program or SeriesNominated
2013A Russell Peters Christmas Special – with Clayton Peters, Luciano Casimiri, Kristeen von Hagen, Jean-PaulGemini AwardsSketch Comedy SeriesNominated
2016Hip-Hop EvolutionPeabody AwardsPeabody AwardWon
2017Hip-Hop EvolutionInternational Emmy AwardsBest Arts ProgrammingWon

6. Filmography

Russell Peters has appeared in many films. He acted in Punjabi Canadian film “Breakway” in 2011. He also acted in Duncan Jones’s Source Code (2011) as Max, an amateur comedian with a bad attitude.

Peters appeared in Senior Skip Day (2008), which starred Larry Miller, Tara Reid, and Gary Lundy.

Russell Peters Movie

1994Booze canSnake’s Friend
2000Tiger Claws IIIDet. Elliot
2004My Baby’s DaddyObstetrician
2006Quarter Life CrisisDilip Kumar
2007Let’s All Hate TorontoHimself
2008The TakeDr. Sharma
2008Senior Skip DayUncle ToddDirect-to-video
2010The Con ArtistPogue
2011Bobby Khan’s Ticket to HollywoodJack the Store Manager
2011Source CodeMax Denoff
2011National Lampoon’s 301: The Legend of Awesomest MaximusPervius
2011BreakawaySonu Singh
2011New Year’s EveChef SunilSegment “Jensen and Laura’s Story”
2012Girl in ProgressEmile
2012The History of Canadian HumourHimself
2012The Robot GiantZorkVoice
2014ChefMiami Cop
2014Lennon or McCartney
2014Meet the Patels
2014Wings: Sky Force HeroesJumbo/Boss ManVoice
2015Being CanadianHimself
2016Fifty Shades of BlackDean Jordan
2016The Jungle BookRocky the Indian RhinocerosVoice
2017ChefThe remake of the 2014 original
2018The ClapperStillerman
2018SuperconKeith Mahar
2018Adventures in Public SchoolMr. Germaine
2019Street JusticeHasidicPre-production


1990Comedy at Club 54Himself
1997Comedy Now!Himself“Show Me the Funny”
1997Just for Laughs
1999The Big StageEpisode #1.2
2003Lord Have Mercy!Ryan Sarma
2003–2008Just for LaughsHimselfEpisode dated September 11, 2005, and “Best of 2007: The 25th Edition”
2004Comedy Now!Himself
2005Royal Canadian Air FarceEpisode dated January 7, 2005
2006CBC Winnipeg Comedy FestivalHimself/HostEpisode: “No Place Like Home”


Video on TrialHimselfGuest juror

Season 3: #3.3 and “Video on Trial: 100!”

2008Juno AwardsHimself/Host
2008Def Comedy JamHimselfEpisode: #8.4
2008Comics Without BordersHimself/HostExecutive producer
2009Juno Awards
2009Russell Peters Presents
2009Angelo Tsarouchas: Bigger Is BetterN/AExecutive producer
2010The Dating GuyHimselfVoice

Episode: “20,000 VJ’s Under the Sea”

20118 Out of 10 CatsEpisode: #12.9
201126th Gemini AwardsHimself/Host
2011A Day in the LifeHimselfSeason 1 Episode 2: “Russell Peters”
2011A Russell Peters Christmas SpecialHimself/HostExecutive producer/producer


2012Red Light Comedy: Live from Amsterdam
2012Are We There Yet?Toby PalmerEpisode: The Nick Gets an Assistant Episode
2013Mr. DJody GreenEpisode: “Gerry’s Evaluation”
2013Who Gets the Last Laugh?HimselfEpisode: “Gregg “Opie” Hughes vs. Russell Peters vs. Paul Rodriguez”
2013Off-Season: Lex Morrison StoryRomulusTV movie
2014Last Comic StandingHimself/JudgeSeason 8
2014Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas EverSantaVoice
2015Just for Laughs: 15 Years of GagsHimself
2015World’s FunniestHimself/Panelistepisode: “Gravity: It Kinda Sucks”
2015Spun OutRayEpisode: “My Brother’s Speaker”
2015Codename: DragonHacker TedTV movie


2015Royal Canadian Air FarceDr. Malcolm SidwellEpisode: “Air Farce New Year’s Eve 2015”
2016Family GuyPadma’s FatherEpisode: “Road to India”
2016BoJack HorsemanDriverVoice

Episode: “The BoJack Horseman Show”

2016Life in PiecesDr. Tak Oh2 episodes
2016Hip-Hop EvolutionN/AExecutive producer

4 episodes

2016This Is Not HappeningHimselfEpisode: “Adventure”
2016Dying Laughing
2016Lip Sync BattleEpisode: CeeLo Green vs. Russell Peters”
2017Howie Mandel All-Star Comedy Gala
2017Juno AwardsHimself/Co-host
2017Wild ‘n OutHimself
2017The Problem with ApuHimselfDocumentary film
2017Big in FinlandWeb Series: “Big in Finland” Näyttiks se siltä et mul on iso kyrpä?
2017Man of a Funny Age
2017–presentThe Indian DetectiveDoug D’MelloExecutive producer
2018A Little Help with Carol BurnettCo-host

Comedy Specials

2006OutsourcedHimselfExecutive producer
2008Red, White, and BrownHimselfExecutive producer
2011The Green Card TouHimselfExecutive producer
2013NotoriousHimselfExecutive producer

First special on Netflix

2016Almost FamousHimselfExecutive producer

8. Current Work & Details

Russell Peters wold tour 2019 to 2020

Russell Peters is coming back in his home country for his live tour after having performed in here in the month of May and June.

The Toronto-native comedian will be touring in 3 cities – Pune (Oct 1), Ahmedabad (Oct 4) and Hyderabad (Oct 6), and will leave no cultural stereotype unturned.russell_peters back in india

Peters World deported Tour Delhi, Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium

Russell Peters came to town again. As part of his Deported World Tour, he’ll be visiting three Indian cities (Delhi and Mumbai, and Bangalore) on 31 May 2019.

Russell Peters Events/world tour/upcoming shows

DateCityPro StateVenuTime
12-06-2019RichmondVirginiaFunny Bone07:30 PM
12-06-2019RichmondVirginiaFunny Bone10:30 PM
12-07-2019RichmondVirginiaFunny Bone07:00 PM
12-07-2019RichmondVirginiaFunny Bone10:00 PM
12-08-2019RichmondVirginiaFunny Bone07:00 PM
01-03-2020TacomaWashingtonTacoma Comedy Club07:30 PM
01-03-2020TacomaWashingtonTacoma Comedy Club10:00 PM
01-04-2020TacomaWashingtonTacoma Comedy Club07:30 PM
01-04-2020TacomaWashingtonTacoma Comedy Club10:00 PM
01-09-2020MiamiFloridaThe Improv08:00 PM
01-10-2020West Palm BeachFloridaThe Improv07:30 PM
01-10-2020West Palm BeachFloridaThe Improv10:00 PM
01-11-2020West Palm BeachFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM
01-11-2020West Palm BeachFloridaThe Improv09:30 PM
01-12-2020West Palm BeachFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM
01-16-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv08:00 PM
01-17-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv08:00 PM
01-17-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv10:30 PM
01-18-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM
01-18-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv09:45 PM
01-19-2020OrlandoFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM
01-24-2020TampaFloridaThe Improv07:30 PM
01-24-2020TampaFloridaThe Improv10:30 PM
01-25-2020TampaFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM
01-25-2020TampaFloridaThe Improv10:00 PM
01-26-2020TampaFloridaThe Improv07:00 PM

Social Media And Accounts


Twitter:- followers)

Instagram:- followers)

Peters says on Instagram that “So proud to be a part of this series as it moves into its 3rd Season… we’ve won a Peabody and an Emmy and we ain’t done yet!!!

Peters comes in India, Pune October 1st, Ahmedabad October 4th, and Hyderabad October 6th.

Some Other Facts

  • Russell Petwon an ‘NAACP Image Award’ in 2011.
  • He was born to Anglon-Indian & Catholic parents in Toronto.
  • Peters started his career as DJ.
  • Russell Peters special shows are available on youtube like Indian accent, and red white and brown.
  • Peters’s favorite Quotes “Be a man, do the right thing. Buy the bag.”
  • He published his autobiography “Call Me Russell” in 2010 co-written with his brother Clayton.
  • His brother Clayton peters are his manager.
  • Russell started learning boxing to help him deal with the racist bullies in his school.
  • He used to be a hip hop junkie and a famous DJ in Toronto in the 90s.
  • By Forbes with a cool $21 in 2013, he was announced to be the third highest-earning comedian in the world.
  • Russell Peters hates Bollywood movies and its music.
  • Peters is against organized religions like Catholicism.
  • Russell Peters proposed to his girlfriend Monica Diaz at an airport in Hollywood movie style, and announced the engagement on Twitter and married her in Las Vegas.
  • His bok name is “Call me Russell.”
  • He is 1.8m tall.

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