This is quite a huge deal for Trevor Noah. ‘The Daily Show‘ host has signed a 5-year contract with Comedy Central, according to reports.
This deal means he will be the host of the show till at least 2022.
In a statement, Trevor Noah said, “I’m thrilled to be continuing this amazing journey with both fans of ‘The Daily Show’ and Comedy Central. It’s really exciting to renew this contract for either five more years or until Kim Jong Un annihilates us all — whichever one comes first.”
It has also been announced that as part of the new deal, Trevor Noah will host and produce annual, year-end ‘Daily Show specials’ beginning this year.