If you do the math, you’ll find that Russell Peters is celebrating his 25th anniversary as a stand-up comic in 2014. He’s also done some work on TV and in movies, but stand-up is his bread and butter. And what a huge slice of bread and big chunk of butter it is. The business magazine Forbes ranks him as one of the top 10 comedians in terms of earnings.
Peters will be looking to grow his asset base tonight when he hits town for a show at Brandt Centre. Things should get going around 7 p.m., and tickets range from $60.50-$103. To give you a sense of what Peters’ brand of humour is like here’s a clip from a few years ago where he riffs on men and women: