Trevor Noah speaks and understands six languages

Trevor Noah, stand-up comedian, South Africa

This talented SA comedian speaks and understands six languages РAfrikaans, English, Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho and German.

Trevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African comedian. He has also been a radio DJ, actor and TV host. Trevor was born to a (White European) Swiss father and (Black African) South African (Xhosa) mother. His mixed-race heritage, his experiences growing up in a Soweto township, and his observations about race and ethnicity are leading themes in his comedy.

On 6 January 2012 Noah became the first South African stand-up comedian to appear on The Tonight Show and on 17 May 2013, he became the first to appear on Late Show with David Letterman.