Trevor NoahTrevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host. He is known for hosting ''The Daily Show'', an American satirical news program on Comedy Central.
Born in Johannesburg, Noah began his career as a comedian, presenter, and actor in his native South Africa in 2002. He held several television hosting roles with the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), and was the runner-up in their fourth season of ''Strictly Come Dancing'' in 2008. From 2010 to 2011, Noah was the creator and host of ''Tonight with Trevor Noah'' on M-Net and DStv. His stand-up comedy career attained international success, leading to appearances on American late-night talk shows and British panel shows. In 2014, Noah became the Senior International Correspondent for ''The Daily Show'', and the following year, he succeeded long-time host Jon Stewart and is set to remain in this position up until 2022.
Noah's autobiographical comedy book ''Born a Crime'' was published in 2016 and garnered critical acclaim. Noah was named one of "The 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media" by ''The Hollywood Reporter'' in 2017 and 2018. In 2018, ''Time'' magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Provided by Wikipedia