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Trevor Noah

1984-02-20 Johannesburg, South Africa

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​Trevor Noah is a South African actor, presenter, comedian and radio DJ who began his career with a cameo role on the SABC3 soapie Isidingo, in 2002. After his stint on the show he spent two years years hosting an educational show for SABC2 during which time he started hosting his own radio show on Yfm called Noah's Ark. At Yfm his show was called Trevor Noah and was on between 00h00 and 03h00. He is also very involved in the South African comedy circuit and has performed at various comedy festivals. On television he hosted the SABC1 celebrity gossip show The Real Goboza in 2007 and also hosted SABC's sports show Siyadlala. In 2008 he was the runner-up on SABC2's reality dance competition Strictly Come Dancing 4, losing to actor Emmanuel Castis in the grand finale. His professional dance partner was Hayley Hammond. From May to August 2008 he was the co-host (with Pabi Moloi) of the SABC1 interactive dating game show The Amazing Date. He hosted the 3rd annual SAFTA Awards at the State Theatre in Pretoria on Saturday 7 February, 2009. Trevor was the host (along with Eugene Khoza) of the reality competition series The AXE Sweet Life from March to May, 2009. He hosted the 15th annual South African Music Awards (SAMAs) at the Sun City Superbowl on 2 May, 2009. He was invited back to host the SAMAs in 2010. Trevor began hosting his own talk show on M-Net in August 2010, entitled Tonight with Trevor Noah, based on international shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Show with Conan O'Brien and satirical fare like The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. The show moved to DStv's Mzansi Magic channel for it second season, which premiered on 5 November, 2010


The Greatest Love Story Never Told Self 2024-02-26
This Is Me…Now Libra 2024-02-15
Money Shot: The Pornhub Story Self (archive footage) (uncredited) 2023-03-15
Late Night Nightmare Self 2023-04-27
Trevor Noah: Where Was I Self 2023-12-19
American Symphony Self (archive footage) (uncredited) 2023-11-24
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Griot (voice) 2022-11-09
Best of Stand-Up 2022 Self 2022-12-31
Kid of the Year Self 2022-02-09
Trevor Noah: I Wish You Would Self 2022-11-22
2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Self 2021-11-20
Trevor Noah Presents Josh Johnson: # (Hashtag) 2021-06-18
Coming 2 America Totatsi Bibinyana 2021-03-04
Remembering RBG: A Nation Ugly Cries Self 2020-10-30
John Lewis: Celebrating a Hero 2020-08-04
Black Panther Griot (voice) 2018-02-13
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia Himself 2018-11-20
Trevor Noah: There's a Gupta on My stoep Trevor Noah 2017-08-11
Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark Self 2017-02-21
Trevor Noah: The Nationwild Comedy Tour Himself 2015-03-27
Trevor Noah: Lost In Translation Himself 2015-11-22
Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber Self 2015-03-30
Eddie Murphy: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Self 2015-11-23
Trevor Noah: Pay Back The Funny Himself 2015-11-01
Kevin Bridges: Live at the Commonwealth 2014-08-03
Just Because Comedy Festival Himself 2013-05-03
Trevor Noah: African American Himself 2013-07-05
Trevor Noah: It's My Culture Himself 2013-11-28
Trevor Noah: That's Racist Himself 2012-12-01
Comedy Central Roast of Steve Hofmeyr Roastmaster 2012-09-24
Trevor Noah: Crazy Normal Himself 2011-07-25
Trevor Noah: You Laugh But It's True Self 2011-10-22
Trevor Noah: The Daywalker 2.0 Himself 2010-06-18
Trevor Noah: The Daywalker Himself 2009-11-05