Trevor Noah, a South African-born comedian, turns 39 today (19 February), and he has a billion rand net worth, which translates to millions of dollars. Here is an overview of the comedian’s career and net worth.
WHAT IS THE COMEDIAN’S NET WORTH?
According to Standard, Trevor moved to the United States in 2011 and appeared on The Tonight Show, Late Show with David Letterman, and other shows. He took over The Daily Show from Jon Stewart in 2015.
Trevor became one of the highest-paid TV hosts after joining The Daily Show. The comedian has a net worth of $100 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth (R1.8 billion). The comedian earned between $5 and $8 million (R90 and 144 million) per season, according to the publication.
By September 2017, the sum increased to $16 million (R289 million). This was when he signed an extension of his contract with Viacom. Other contributing factors to his net worth is his podcast, tours and his best-selling books — such as Born A Crime.