Trevor Noah is the host of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central. “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” recently received two 2019 Primetime Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Variety Talk Series and Outstanding Interactive Program.
Trevor has written, produced, and starred in 8 comedy specials, most recently including “Son of Patricia” on Netflix. Trevor's success has also spanned to sold out shows over 5 continents. Trevor is currently crossing North America on his first ever arena outing with the “Loud & Clear Tour 2019”. In April 2019, Trevor launched his new podcast series “On Second Thought: The Trevor Noah Podcast” exclusively on Luminary.
Trevor Noah is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller “Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood” and its young readers adaptation “It’s Trevor Noah: Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood,” which also debuted as a New York Times bestseller. The book received the Thurber Prize for American Humor and two NAACP Image Awards, one for Outstanding Literary Work by a Debut Author and another for Outstanding Literary Work in the Biography/Auto-Biography category. The Audible edition of “Born a Crime,” performed by Trevor, remains one of the top-selling, highest-rated, and most-commented-on Audible performances of all time. To date, “Born a Crime” has sold over 1 million copies across all formats.
Trevor’s production company, Day Zero Productions, recently partnered with Viacom and has several projects in development, including the feature film adaptation of Born a Crime starring Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, and a half-hour comedy with Roy Wood Jr. and Aaron McGruder at Comedy Central.
In April 2018, Noah launched The Trevor Noah Foundation, a youth development initiative that enhances youth preparedness for higher education or entry into the workforce.