Comedy Central Renews Trevor Noah's 'Daily Show' Through 2022


On Thursday, Comedy Central announced that they wouldrenew Trevor Noah’s contract through 2022, keeping the 33-year-old comedian at the helm of “The Daily Show” for at least another five years, which includes producer and hosting duties for year-end specials.

“It’s really exciting to renew this contract for either five more years,” said Noah. “Or until Kim Jong Un annihilates us all — whichever one comes first.”

Despite a rough startnearly two years ago, Noah has since found a groove and the viewership numbers reflect that, as August washis most-watched month ever.

Noah recently took home his first Emmy forOutstanding Short Form Variety Seriesalongside the “Daily Show” team for their “Between the Scenes” segment.

This article originally appeared on HuffPost.

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