Facts of Trevor Noah
|Full Name||Trevor Noah|
|Birth Name||Trevor Noah|
|Profession||comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host|
|Birth City||Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Robert Noah|
|Date of Birth||February 20,1984|
Trevor Noah is a famous South-African comedian, actor, author, television host, and political commentator who is currently busy hosting the American satirical news program named The Daily Show.
His book Born a Crime, which was published on 15th November 2016, became #1 New York Times Bestseller. The book was also named as one of the best books of the year by Newsday, NPR, The New York Times, Esquire, and Booklist.
The 35-year-old actor made appearances in Black Panther, Nashville, and American Vandal.
How Much Is Trevor Noah’s Net Worth?
Trevor Noah started his professional career as a comedian, actor, and presenter in 2002 and has been active in the field for over one and a half decades. Till the date, he has worked in dozens of projects. He is now regarded as the fourth highest-paid comedian all around the globe, as per Forbes.
As of 2019, Trevor’s net worth is $13 million as per Cheat Sheet. Kevin Hart bagged the first position with an earning of $59 million, second Jerry Seinfeld with $41 million, and Jim Gaffigan on the third position with $30 million, $2 million higher than Trevor.
Trevor's television show and books are the main sources of his income, whereas, he also receives a hefty amount of money through acting, comedian, producer, and writing profession.
We all know Trevor as the host of The Daily Show. As the show is one of the fan’s favorites, it comes off as no surprise that his annual salary is $4 million.
Channel 24 reported that in 2018, he made $28 million being engaged in numerous projects. He made such a high figure of money through his marvelous work in a 70-stop worldwide stand-up tour. d
Mansions Worth in Millions
The Daily Show’ host owns a beautiful and extravagant house in Manhattan. He bought the villa back in 2017 located in the low-rise estate surrounded by a tree-lined street.
His mansion, which consists of three bedrooms and two half and three full bathrooms, was purchased for $10 million. The house looks lavish with excellent interiors and full of antique pieces.
At the beginning of 2019, the comedian bought $20.5 million worth luxurious mansion in Los Angeles. TMZ reported that the LA real estate market confirmed the news adding the property to his portfolio in November. He purchased the home through a blind trust.
The house spreads to 0.5-hectare property which covers over 930 square meters over two levels. The villa, which consists of five bedrooms and eight bathrooms, as listed for the price of $20,885,000. Later, after the discount, it was sold for $20.5 million.
The luxury house consists of a stone bar, saltwater aquarium, office, cigar room, custom cabinetry, marble chef’s kitchen, and wine storage for around 250 bottles. The master bedroom covers 200 square meters designed with oak floors, automatic doors, and Lutron shades.
Journey To Be A Millionaire
The 35 years old television host started his professional career in 2002 as a comedian, actor, and presenter. He had appeared in numerous television hosting roles with South African Broadcasting Corporation. He was the runner-up in Strictly Come Dancing’ fourth season in 2008.
After gaining international success, Trevor started appearing on late-night talk shows and British panel shows. He became Senior International Correspondent for The Daily Show in 2014.
He has performed in numerous shows like The Daywalker, That’s Racist, Crazy Normal, It’s My Culture, QI, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Run the Adventure, Strictly Come Dancing, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia, Isidingo, and many others.
Trevor is the first-ever South African stand-up comedian to appear on The Tonight Show and also is the first one to appear on Late Show with David Letterman.
He is an author of the book named Born a Crime which was published on 15th November 2016. The book was favored by many U.S. book reviewers and costs $18 on Amazon.
His Current Relationship Status, Parents
The 35 years old television personality is currently single and is not involved in any kind of relationship. However, he previously was in a relationship with South African physiotherapist Dani Gabriel and American model Jordyn Taylor.
Taylor and Jordyn, who met at one of his shows, started dating in June 2015 after he moved to New York. She looks almost similar to his previous girlfriend Dani.
Jordyn’s former boyfriend Vincent Giuliano died in a freak car accident.
Was Physically Abused By Her Mother’s Husband
Trevor Noah was born on 20th February 1984 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is of South African nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.
Trevor’s mother Patricia Nombuyiselo got married to Ngisaveni Abel Shingange in 1992 and had two sons together. He and his mother were physically abused by Ngisaveni. Later, they got divorced in 1996.
Again in 2009, Patricia tied the knot with Sfiso Khoza. Her former husband Shingange then shot her in the leg and head. She, however, survived as the bullet went through the base of her head.
When Taylor confronted him over the phone, he threatened his life and asked him to leave Johannesburg for Los Angeles. Shingange was later convicted of attempted murder and was sentenced to three years.