South African Trevor Noah is a stand-up comedian, actor and TV host who is best known for his show “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central. He wrote a book “Born A Crime,” published in 2012 and listed on the New York Times Best Seller. Trevor has been dating a former singer, Jordyn Taylor since 2015.
Trevor Noah’s net worth is $13 million and he earns an annual salary of $4 million. Noah generates massive wealth from various sources. Mostly. He earns his money through as a comedian. Besides, he made extra money form his show host and movies.
Apart from that, he also authored a book “Born A Crime” and made it onto the New York Times Bestseller list. Moreover, the book is available on Amazon.
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Currently, Noah resides in Manhattan, New York City. Trevor Noah bought a beautiful penthouse worth R130 million in 2017. The penthouse has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a two-half residence which situated in the heart of New York.
Trevor bought a brand new luxury Volvo car for $220,000 and various other luxurious cars.
At the age of 20, Trevor Noah played a role on an episode of the South African soap opera Isidingo. Then he began his hosting career and started hosting on his own show ‘Noah’s Ark’ at the radio station. He dropped his radio show and started performing with South African comedians like David Kau, Kagiso Lediga, Riaad Moosa, Darren Simpson, Marc Lottering, Barry Hilton and Nik Rabinowitz, international comedians such as Paul Rodriguez, Carl Barron, Dan Ilic and Paul Zerdin.
He wnet on to host an education TV show, Run The Adventure form 2004 to 2006 on SABC 2 and continued hosting on other shows like The Real Goboza, Siyadlala. In 2008, he co-gosted along with Pabi Moloi, “TheAmazing Date.” In 2009 he hosted the third Annual South Africa Film and Television Awards. In 2010, he hosted the 16th annual South African Music Awards and Tonight with trevor Noah on MNet. “Tonight with trevor Noah” ran from 2010 to 2011 for a total of 26 episodes. In the same year, he became a spokesperson and cosumer protection agent for Cell C.
He made debut with Jay Leno in the show, The Tonight Show in 2012. After relocated to the United States of America, he appeared on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’. In 2013, he followed with the stand-up specials ‘African and America’ and ‘It’s My Culture.’
Noah has performed all over the South African like The Blacks Only Comedy Show, Heavyweight Comedy Jam, Vodacom Campus, Bafunny Bafunny and many others.
Apart from his hosting and comedy, he also appeared in some movies. In 2012, he played by himself in the documentary movie, “You laugh But It’s True.” Also, he played a supporting role as ‘Bookie’ in the comedy film, Mad Buddies.
In 2015, after stewart announced that he would leaving “The Daily show”, a month later, Comedy Central revealed that they appointed Noah and also he has appeared on the show three times before.
On 28 September 2015, he hosted “The Daily Show” and has drawn the attenetion of many viewers. He also attracted a number of guest on the show from comedian Kevin Hart to political commentator Tomi Laren. In 2017, Comedy Central extended Noah’s contract as a host for next five years through 2022.
This is what happens when you put a KGB agent up against a KFC agent. pic.twitter.com/dcDmKzyzF0
— The Daily Show (@TheDailyShow) July 17, 2018
Comedian and actor, Trevor Noah’s work are appreciated and loved by all the audiences. He has received many awards for his hard works. He won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work for his autobiography book, ‘Born A Crime’ in 2017. Additionally. He was awarded MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Host in The Daily Show.
Trever Noah is in a relationship with a former singer and model, Jordyn Taylor. The couple has been dating each other since 2015. Noah met Jordyn in his show in New York. Noah and Jordyn seem to have the perfect relationship.
The two share a luxury duplex penthouse on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Taylor always supports Trevor in his career. Taylor is from California and later she moved to New York to be closer to him. Taylor signed a record deal at the age of 15 and released two albums before having a small role in Isla Fisher film Confessions of a Shopaholic.
Previously, he was dating physiotherapist, Dani Gabriel. Noah began dating Dani in early 2014 and have known for each others for four years. In early 2015, the copule broke up. His ex-girlfriend said that she is still proud of him and is happy for his success.
Trevor Noah was born on 20 February 1984 in Johannesburg, South Africa. His grandmother and mother raised him. His zodiac sign is Pisces. Trevor’s father is of white Swiss-German ancestry and his mother, Praticia Nombuyiselo Noah is of Xhosa ancestry. When Noah was ten years old, his mother was converted to Judaism.
His parents’ interracial relationship was illegal at the time. Interracial sexual relationship and marriages were not legalized until the amended Immorality Act f 1985.
His mother was married with Ngisaveni Abel Shingange in 1992. The had two sons named, Andrew and Issac. He and his mother were both physically abused by Shingange, and they divorced in 1996. After that, his mother married to Sfiso Khoza, but she was shot in her leg and back through the head. However, she survived as the bullet went through the base of her head, avoiding the spinal cord. In 2011, Noah’s father was sentenced to jail.
Noah attended a Catholic School in Johannesburg, and later he joined at the Maryvale College. During his childhood, every Sunday, he attended a Roman Catholic church.