Russell Peters: Outsourced

Russell Dominic Peters (born September 29, 1970) is an Indo-Canadian stand-up comic and actor. Russell Peters was born in Toronto, Ontario to Eric and Maureen Peters, and raised in Brampton. He is of Anglo-Indian descent. His father was born in Bombay, India and worked as a federal meat Inspector and his mother was born in Calcutta, India. He has an older brother named Clayton who was also born in Calcutta. He went to Georges Vanier Catholic Elementary School from kindergarten to grade 8 and North Peel Secondary School for grades 9-12 in Brampton. Peters began performing in Toronto, Ontario in 1989. He has since also performed in the UK, Australia, mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Denmark, South Africa, the Caribbean, Vietnam, New Zealand, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sweden, India, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan, Lebanon, and the United States Trinidad among other places. He has been nominated for four Gemini Awards, the Canadian television awards. He has also been nominated for Best Male...

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