Noah is the most successful comedian in Africa. He is the host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning program The Daily Show on Comedy Central. Noah joined The Daily Show in 2014 as a contributor. Born in South Africa to a black South African mother and a white European father. Noah has hosted numerous television shows including South Africa’s music, television and film awards, in addition to the South African Comedy Festival. For two seasons he also had a late night talk show, Tonight with Trevor Noah.
He made his U.S. television debut in 2012 on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He additionally appeared on Late Show with David Letterman, becoming the first South African stand-up comedian to appear on either late night show. Noah recently debuted his one-hour stand-up special, Trevor Noah: Lost in Translation, on Comedy Central.