Biography

​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 e.tv 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

​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 e.tv 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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1984-02-20

Place of Birth Johannesburg, South Africa

Official Site http://www.trevornoah.co.za

Also Known As

  • تريفور نواه
  • ট্রেভর নোয়া
  • ترور نوآ
  • טרוור נואה
  • トレバー・ノア
  • Ной, Тревор
  • Тревор Ноа
  • 特雷弗·諾亞

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Trevor Noah: There's a Gupta on My stoep as Trevor Noah
2018 Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia as Himself
2018 Black Panther as Griot (voice)
2018 Citizen Rose (1 episode) as Himself
2017 Carpool Karaoke (1 episode) as Himself
2017 Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark as Himself
2016 Chelsea (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Trevor Noah: Lost In Translation as Himself
2015 Trevor Noah: Pay Back The Funny as Himself
2015 Jay Leno's Garage (1 episode) as Himself
2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2 episodes) as Himself
2015 Trevor Noah: The Nationwild Comedy Tour as Himself
2013 Trevor Noah: It's My Culture as Himself
2013 Trevor Noah: African American as Himself
2013 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (1 episode)
2012 Trevor Noah: That's Racist as Himself
2012 Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (1 episode) as Himself
2011 Trevor Noah: You Laugh But It's True as Himself
2011 Trevor Noah: Crazy Normal as Himself
2010 Trevor Noah: The Daywalker Revisited as Himself
2009 Trevor Noah: The Daywalker as Himself
2007 Would I Lie to You? (1 episode) as Himself
2003 QI (1 episode)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (599 episodes) as Himself - Host

Writing

Born a Crime Author
2018 Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia Writer
2017 Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark Writer
2015 Trevor Noah: Pay Back The Funny Writer
2015 Trevor Noah: The Nationwild Comedy Tour Writer
2013 Trevor Noah: It's My Culture Writer
2013 Trevor Noah: African American Writer
2011 Trevor Noah: Crazy Normal Writer
2010 Trevor Noah: The Daywalker Revisited Writer
2009 Trevor Noah: The Daywalker Writer

Production

Born a Crime Producer
2017 The Opposition with Jordan Klepper (128 episodes)Executive Producer
2015 Trevor Noah: Lost In Translation Executive Producer
2015 Trevor Noah: Pay Back The Funny Executive Producer
2013 Trevor Noah: It's My Culture Executive Producer

Directing

2010 Trevor Noah: The Daywalker Revisited Director

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