Russell Peters Outsourced
In his Canadian homeland, Russell Peters is already a household name and his wit and mimicry spread via the Internet has earned him fans worldwide. In 2005, he became the first South Asian to headline and sell out New York's Apollo Theatre. Now, with his Comedy Central one-hour special airing August 26 and Outsourced, his major-label premiere on CD and DVD, Peters introduces himself to the country's multicultural masses.
Outsourced is Russell Peters' major-label debut on CD and DVD which breaks into the US comedy consciousness by finding humor in all cultures. The DVD includes live footage of all of the tracks listed above, two behind-the-scenes featurettes, and audio commentary by Russell Peters.
Canadian comedian Russell Peters performs live stand-up at San Francisco's Warfield Theatre. The first comic of Southern Asian descent to have headlined at the legendary Apollo Theatre in New York, Peters has since earned himself a worldwide audience with his hilarious stable of characters drawn from all races and cultures. In the UK he has hosted the BBC comedy series Mega Mela Malai, and has performed at the Edinburgh Festival.