Mon 01 Jun 2015, 09:00
Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will debut on 29 September.
South African comedian Trevor Noah will take over the host duties from Jon Stewart at The Daily Show from Monday, 28 September.
This was revealed by Comedy Central (DStv channel 122) on Thursday, 28 May. Until his new gig starts, Trevor's been getting comfortable in Jon's chair.
The inaugural show fronted by Trevor will debut in the USA on 28 September before airing at 21:00 CAT on Tuesday, 29 September on Comedy Central, less than 24 hours after the US debut. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will air Monday to Fridays across Africa on Comedy Central (DStv Channel 122).
Evert van der Veer, Head of Comedy Central, Africa commented: "Trevor Noah's inauguration as The Daily Show host is going to be one of the biggest moments in SA TV history, with the whole nation making a date to see this huge local talent make his debut as the host of the 'Best F***ing News Team Ever".