On Monday, Comedy Central announced that 31-year-old South African comedian Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart as host of “The Daily Show.”
“The Daily Show” joked:
Noah humbly responded to the announcement.
No-one can replace Jon Stewart. But together with the amazing team at The Daily Show, we will continue to make this the best damn news show!
— Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) March 30, 2015
The reactions, so far, have been overwhelmingly positive.
I know Trevor Noah a bit. Nice guy. I’m sure won’t mind letting me host the Daily Show instead of him.
— Todd Barry (@toddbarry) March 30, 2015
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