Barclays Center (Brooklyn, NY)
Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 8:00PM
Russell Peters, the Canadian stand-up comic and actor, was born in Toronto and is of Anglo-Indian descent. He began performing in Toronto in 1989 and has been nominated for four Gemini Awards. He was the host of the 2008 Juno Awards televised ceremonies in Calgary in 2008, where he won a Gemini Award for "Best Performance or Host in a Variety Program or Series." Between June 2008 and June 2009, Peters managed to earn $10 million, making him one of the highest-paid comedians during that span.