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Trevor Noah to be Jon Stewart's 'The Daily Show' replacement
Trevor Noah to be Jon Stewart's 'The Daily Show' replacement

Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian who has been a contributor to Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," will be the program's new host when current host Jon Stewart leaves later this year, the network announced Monday. “Trevor Noah is an enormous talent. He has an insightful and unique point of view, and most importantly, is wickedly funny,” said Comedy Central president Michele Ganeless in a statement, noting that he would bring "a fresh voice" to the satirical news show. Noah, a biracial South African who grew up in Johannesburg's Soweto township, was a surprise pick. Though he has hosted his own program, "Tonight with Trevor Noah,"...

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