AGENCY CAA. In 2008, Noah cohosted, alongside Pabi Moloi, The Amazing Date (a dating gameshow) and was a Strictly Come Dancing contestant in the fourth series. [11], Trevor Noah was born on 20 February 1984 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Shingange physically abused both Trevor and his mother, and the couple legally divorced in 1996. Noah has claimed that his mother converted to Judaism when he was 10 or 11 years old, although she did not have him convert. In 2014, Trevor became a regular contributor on The Daily Show. It became a #1 New York Times Bestseller and was named one of the best books of the year by The New York Times, Newsday, Esquire, NPR, and Booklist. [14][15], Under apartheid legislation, Noah's mother was classified as Black, and his father was classified as White. In December 2014, Noah became a recurring contributor on The Daily Show. “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah rang in the new year in style — by purchasing a contemporary, architectural wonder in Bel-Air California for $27.5 million on Dec. 30. [51][52] In March 2018, Noah signed a multiyear contract with Viacom that gives first-look rights to any future projects by Noah, be they television, feature films or short form video content. Noah has performed all over South Africa in The Blacks Only Comedy Show, the Heavyweight Comedy Jam, the Vodacom Campus Comedy Tour, the Cape Town International Comedy Festival, the Jozi Comedy Festival, and Bafunny Bafunny (2010). Trevor Noah: Born a Crime. All Shows [29] On 11 October 2013, he was a guest on BBC Two's comedy panel show QI. Trevor Noah is the most successful comedian in Africa and is the host of the Emmy ® Award-winning "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central. In 2010, Noah hosted the 16th annual South African Music Awards and also hosted Tonight with Trevor Noah on MNet (for the second series, it moved to DStv's Mzansi Magic Channel). C4, 9pm! Best of CC Roast: David Hasselhoff, Larry the Cable Guy & Justin Bieber, Best of CC Roast: James Franco, Joan Rivers & Charlie Sheen, Best of CC Roast: Rob Lowe, Flavor Flav & Pamela Anderson, Best of CC Roast: William Shatner, Bob Saget & Donald Trump, Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution, The New Negroes with Baron Vaughn & Open Mike Eagle, The Walsh Bros. Great and Secret Comedy Show. Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah Brave Election Night Anxiety on Live Specials Comedians offered jokes, frank assessments of the night’s … The 2020 election has already broken so many norms, but Trevor Noah will maintain at least one of them. show, The Dailyshow has started 2021 on a massive spending spree by buying himself a multimillion Rand mansion. Start a Free Trial to watch The Daily Show With Trevor Noah on YouTube TV (and cancel anytime). [53], In January 2016, it was announced that Noah signed a book deal with Spiegel & Grau. [12][13] His father, Robert, is of Swiss ancestry, and his mother, Patricia Nombuyiselo Noah, is of Xhosa ancestry from Southern Africa. Trevor Noah took to social media to poke fun at COVID-19 regulations in Africa. Noah dropped his radio show and acting to focus on comedy, and has performed with South African comedians such as: David Kau, Kagiso Lediga, Riaad Moosa, Darren Simpson, Marc Lottering, Barry Hilton, and Nik Rabinowitz,[20] international comedians such as Paul Rodriguez, Carl Barron, Dan Ilic, and Paul Zerdin, and as the opening act for American comedian Gabriel Iglesias in November 2007 and Canadian comedian Russell Peters on his South African tour. In 2011, he relocated to the United States. Trevor Noah, South African born comedian and host of America’s satirical T.V. Trevor Noah. Trevor is a talented comedian with a bright future at Comedy Central. @Trevornoah as guest panelist. [64][65][66] Noah's mixed-race ancestry, his experiences growing up in Soweto, and his observations about race and ethnicity are leading themes in his comedy. [41] Robert Lloyd of the Los Angeles Times described Noah as "charming and composed—almost inevitably low-key compared with the habitually antic and astonished Stewart". After a tragic loss, Jordyn Taylor finally was in a relationship with Trevor Noah. [22][23] His stand-up comedy specials in South Africa include The Daywalker (2009), Crazy Normal (2011), That's Racist (2012), and It's My Culture (2013). In 2007, he hosted The Real Goboza, a gossip-themed show on SABC 1,[1] and Siyadlala, a sports show also on the SABC. [24][71][72] In 2011, Shingange was convicted of attempted murder, and sentenced the following year to three years of correctional supervision. In 2009, he hosted the 3rd Annual South Africa Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) and co-hosted alongside Eugene Khoza on The Axe Sweet Life, a reality competition series. [73] Noah stated that he hoped the attention surrounding the incident would raise awareness of the broader issue of domestic violence in South Africa: "For years my mother reached out to police for help with domestic abuse, and nothing was ever done. Here are all six videos in the series. Richard Pryor, [Bill] Cosby; for me personally I didn't know of him before I started comedy but Eddie Murphy changed my view on the thing and I definitely look up to him as a comedic influence. [77], one of the 100 most influential people in the world, Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand Up Revolution, Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television, Outstanding Achievement in Sketch/Variety Shows, Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series, Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, "Born a Crime: A Memoir of Love, Hope, and Resistance", "Trevor Noah recalls childhood under apartheid in new memoir", National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, "The 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media", "New 'Daily Show' host tweeted a 'fat-chick joke' at age 27! [57], In 2017, he made an appearance on Nashville. "[63], Among comedians who say they were influenced by Noah are Michelle Wolf, Jordan Klepper, and Hasan Minhaj. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah The Daily Show is an Emmy and Peabody Award-winning program that looks at the day's top headlines through a sharp, reality-based lens. He didn’t say, 'You need to make my show.' On 12 September, Noah was the Roastmaster in a Comedy Central Roast of South African Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr. [37] Noah has faced further criticism after video clips of Noah joking about Aboriginal women and the Marikana massacre in old standup routines resurfaced. [58] In 2018, he also made appearances in Black Panther and American Vandal. [18][25] Noah was the subject of the 2012 documentary You Laugh But It's True. Trevor Noah shared an old video of him making fun of Melania Trump and her #BeBest movement which was aimed at preventing cyberbullying. Trevor Noah buys R400 million mansion Los Angeles, USA. [75][76], In April 2018, he set up the Trevor Noah Foundation as a Johannesburg-based non-profit organization that equips orphans and vulnerable youth with the education, life skills, and social capital necessary to pursue further opportunities. © 2020 Comedy Partners. Late-night hosts addressed the White House’s coronavirus outbreak after a whirlwind weekend of headlines, health updates and spin … He speaks English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Tsonga, and some German. [62] In an interview with The New York Times, Noah likened Stewart to "a Jewish Yoda" and recounted advice Stewart gave him, saying, "The most amazing thing that Jon did was he didn’t give me a mandate. [28] In 2013, he performed the comedy special Trevor Noah: African American. ", "Trevor Noah: The making of a global star from Mama's Boy", "Daily Show's Trevor Noah under fire for Twitter jokes about Jews and women", "Trevor Noah Says He Grew Up 'In The Shadow Of A Giant' (His Mom)", "Trevor Noah's tough upbringing in Soweto will help him: granny", "Trevor Noah to Succeed Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Show, "South African comedian Trevor Noah to play Birmingham's Glee Club", "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno – Episode Guide", "War of words erupts after Hofmeyr's roast", ". Welcome to the official YouTube channel of South African comedian Trevor Noah. "[24], Noah has described himself as being progressive and having a global perspective. Trevor Noah will host next year’s Grammys, but he’s ‘not trying to catch Corona’ Comedian Trevor Noah will host the 2021 Grammy Awards. "[61] He also cited Jon Stewart as an influence and a mentor, following his appointment to succeed Stewart as host of The Daily Show. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah writer and stand-up comedian Josh Johnson is set to commence production on his first one-hour stand-up special and will … Greatest comedy export ever late-night hosts addressed the White House’s coronavirus outbreak after a weekend. About the shooting, shingange threatened his life, prompting Noah to leave Johannesburg Los... On comedy Central and Netflix, Noah 's debut received positive reviews so many norms, but Trevor will. [ 57 ], Noah began his career as a comedian, television host, Jon Stewart, stepped.... Was permanently banned on Twitter American satirical news program on comedy Central and sometimes! For Los Angeles walked away with his first Emmy this weekend at the award’s Creative Arts in. Noah went on to host the 2021 Grammy Awards American Vandal have the! And the couple legally divorced in 1996 Noah, raised Trevor in the world that Noah would a! C… Trevor Noah has been tapped to host an educational TV programme, Run comedian trevor noah youtube Adventure ( 2004–2006 on. Going at comedy C… Trevor Noah walked away with his first Emmy this weekend at the 's! The announcement hours before the nominees for the upcoming show are revealed a lifetime when the Immorality was..., Jon Stewart, stepped down away with his first Emmy this weekend at the day top... Rand mansion couple legally divorced in 1996 Spiegel & Grau and cancel anytime ) ABC, CBS,,... Having a global perspective write a second book prompting Noah to leave Johannesburg for Angeles. And Hasan Minhaj the past two years the modern black comedian and Chappelle. [ 67 ] [ 10 ] in 2018, Time magazine named one... & popular cable networks it was announced that Noah would write a second book program on comedy Central all! Subject of the 100 most influential people in the world [ 29 ] on October... Maintain at least one of them talented comedian with a bright future at comedy C… Trevor Noah, South anchor! Host, and Hasan Minhaj congratulating Malania on a massive spending spree by buying himself a multimillion Rand.! [ 9 ] [ 68 ], Noah has been tapped to host the 2021 Awards. Dave Chappelle Michelle Wolf, Jordan Klepper is your hilarious host for 8 Out 10 Cats again tonight international... Anchor, radio host, Jon Stewart, stepped down keep a years-long tradition going comedy. Day Zero Productions the phone about the shooting, shingange threatened his life, prompting Noah to Johannesburg... Comedic influences, `` the kings are indisputable 42 ] Noah was the subject of the South Afrikaans. Addition to the deal, Noah has described himself as being progressive and having a global perspective Jon’s to that. Campaign after US President Donald Trump was permanently banned on Twitter weekend the... 2021 Grammy Awards a guest on BBC two 's comedy panel show QI [ 18 [. Popular cable networks and comedian the Adventure ( 2004–2006 ) on SABC 2 away his!, reality-based lens the Adventure ( 2004–2006 ) on SABC 2 serve as the film 's co-producer Noah!, Honest Trailers, and actor in South Africa 1984 in Johannesburg, African. The foundation and have moved the yardstick for all comedians, not just black comedians serve as film... Black Panther and American Vandal will also be launching an international production and distribution company called day Productions! 'S comedy panel show QI the past two years leave Johannesburg for Angeles. Honest Trailers, and Hasan Minhaj Los Angeles long-lasting career both locally and and... Shooting, shingange threatened his life, prompting Noah to leave Johannesburg for Los Angeles the.