Russell Peters Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Wife, Career, Net Worth

Russell Peters

Russell Peters is a comedian who is also one of the highest-paid entertainers. He has been in films such as Breakaway and Source Code.

Wiki, Bio, Age,  Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Russell Peters was born in Toronto, Canada on September 29, 1970. He is currently 52 years old and was born under the Libra zodiac sign. He is the son of Indian parents of mixed Anglo-Indian ancestry. His father, Eric Peters, and mother, Maureen Peters, gave birth to him. His parents immigrated to Canada from Western India and East India, respectively, in 1995.

As a result, he went to Chinguacousy Secondary School. He later attended North Peel Secondary School in Bramalea. Russell Peters eventually learned boxing, which helped him deal with the bullying. He also has an elder brother named Clayton who worked as his manager.

Russell Peters’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Russell Peters is attractive, but his height, weight, and physical measurements are unknown. As a result, the comic has black hair and black eyes.

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Russell Peters Posing for a photo(source Instagram)

Russell Peters’s Profession & Career

In 1989, he began his career at a young age by performing at comedy events in Toronto. George Carlin, Steve Martin, Don Rickels, and Eddie Murphy have all had a significant influence on him. Fortunately, he had the opportunity to meet Carlin in 1992. He began to flourish as a result of his counsel, and in 2008, he hosted one of Carlin’s final concerts before his death.
When he appeared on CBC’s comedy show ‘Comics!,’ he received both praise and criticism. As a result of his performance, he was nominated for a ‘Gemini Award.’

Later, in 2004, he appeared on the Canadian television show ‘Comedy Now!’ In addition, the full show and numerous of its individual pieces were uploaded to YouTube. Furthermore, they quickly became viral, propelling his career to new heights. In 2006, he also served as an anchor for the Canada Day Comedy Festival. Aside from that, he appeared in the CBC Radio One comedy show ‘Monsoon House.’ In 2006, he delivered back-to-back sold-out performances at New York’s Beacon Theatre.

More on career

Likewise, he released an album of his first full-length performance. As a result, the record was titled ‘Outsourced.’ As a result, it aired on the Comedy Central channel on August 26, 2006. The DVD edition was a huge success, selling over 100,000 copies. It eventually spent more than a year and a half on the national DVD chart. Similarly, in 2007, he performed in Greenland, Iraq, Germany, and Africa. Wilmer Valderrama and Mayra Veronica were also on the bill.

That same year, he also performed at the Air Canada Centre. He is the first comic to have a sold-out show, and he does so with grace. More than 16,000 tickets for a single event were sold in just two days. He hosted the Juno Awards in 2008 and 2009, and he also received a Gemini award for the former. On May 15, 2010, he appeared in Australia’s largest stand-up comedy show. He played in front of 13,880 people, which was incredible. He also played in front of a record-breaking crowd. It took place on the 5th and 6th of May, 2012, at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

Russell Peters’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship

Russell Peters currently resides in Los Angeles, California, and owns two residences there. He was in a relationship with Bollywood actress Sunny Leone in 2008. Later, on July 10, 2010, at LA International Airport, he proposed to his girlfriend Monica Diaz. They married soon after, on August 20, of the same year. On December 14, 2010, they were blessed with a daughter named Crystianna Marie Peters.

Unfortunately, in the year 2012, he divorced his wife. He was then engaged to Ruzanna Keychain. Later that month, on December 4, 2018, he announced that he and his girlfriend Jennifer Andrade were expecting a child. They were blessed with a son called Russell Santiago Peters the same year. Jennifer’s relationship terminated in 2020. Similarly, on February 20, 2022, he married Ali Peters at Dana Point, California.

Russell Peters’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

He has 502k followers on his Instagram account, which is called @RussellPeters. Similarly, he has 1.4 million fans on his Facebook page. Similarly, he joined Twitter in March 2009, using the handle @therealrussellp. His account currently has 3.9 million followers. He has 1.29 million subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel.

Quicks Facts

Full NameRussell Peters
Born Date29 Sep 1970
Age52 years old
Lucky Number10
Lucky StonePeridot
Lucky ColorBlue
Best Match for MarriageGemini
Marital Statusmarried
Married DateFebruary 20, 2022
WifeAli Peters
Break Up(3)Sunny Leone, Ruzanna Khetchain, Jennifer Andrade
DivorceMonica Diaz
Eye Colorblack
Hair Colorblack
Birth PlaceToronto
EducationNorth Peel Secondary school
FatherEric Peters
MotherMaureen Peters
Kids(2)Crystianna Marie Peters, Russell Santiago Peters
FacebookRussell Peters Facebook
TwitterRussell Peters Twitter
YoutubeRussell Peters Youtube
InstagramRussell Peters Instagram
Personal WebRussell Peters Personal Web
IMDBRussell Peters IMDB
WikiRussell Peters Wiki