Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah returns to Asheville's ExploreAsheville.com Arena on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m. Doors at 7 p.m.

Noah is the most successful comedian in Africa and is the host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show on Comedy Central. This year The Daily Show has been nominated for three Emmys, including Outstanding Variety Talk Series. Noah joined The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in 2014 as a contributor.

It was recently announced that Noah will debut his ninth new comedy special, "Afraid of the Dark" on Feb. 21 on Netflix. The special was shot before a packed house in New York City at the Beacon Theatre in 2016. Last year, Noah debuted his one-hour stand-up special, "Trevor Noah: Lost in Translation," on Comedy Central.

He was nominated for “Personality of the Year” at the 2014 and 2015 MTV Africa Music Awards and won the award in 2015. Trevor’s success has also spanned to sold out shows over five continents.

Born in South Africa to a black South African mother and a white European father, Noah has hosted numerous television shows including South Africa’s music, television and film awards, and two seasons of his own late night talk show, Tonight with Trevor Noah.

In November 2016, Trevor released his first book "Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood," which was an instant New York Times bestseller.

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