Trevor Noah is a South African actor, writer, and an international stand-up comedian. Noah is best known for hosting The Daily Show, an American satirical news program on Comedy Central.

Trevor was born to a black Xhosamother and a white Swiss-German father in an apartheid system where the couple’sunion was illegal. However, his parents managed to secretly maintain theirrelationship for a while.

The comedian talks a lot about hisexperiences growing up in an environment that practically encouraged racialoppression and segregation. It takes a strong psyche and a really good sense ofhumor to laugh at some of your darkest moments and get millions of people tolaugh along with you. Noah masters this skill! He carefully chooses his wordsso that he approaches sensitive topics in a funny, yet elegant manner.