SA born Trevor Noah has made another appearance on a top achiever’s list, this time of the world’s highest paid stand-up comedians.
According to a list compiled by Forbes, The Daily Show host is ranked fourth , only three spots behind film star and comedian Kevin Hart.
The magazine has revealed that Trevor (35) earned $28 million (about R430 million) from June 1, 2018, through June 1, 2019. He made the bulk of his income through stand-up touring.
“Despite the demands of hosting a late-night show, Noah made more than 70 stops across the world and had his second Netflix special, Son of Patricia, and last fall. In addition, his 2016 book, born a Crime, is still ranked No. 1 on the New York Times’ bestseller list for paperback nonfiction.”
He also scored big with his Netflix special released late last year titled Son of Patricia.
In January this year we reported that Trevor spent $20.5 million (R285 million) on a luxurious home in Los Angeles.
The luxury home allegedly has 5 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and had a listing price of $20,995,000, though according to sales agents was sold for $20.5 million.
The full list :
1. Kevin Hart: $59 Million
2. Jerry Seinfeld: $41 Million
3. Jim Gaffigan: $30 Million
4. Trevor Noah: $28 Million
5. Sebastian Maniscalco: $26 Million
6. Gabriel Iglesias: $22 Million
7. Amy Schumer: $21 Million
8. Terry Fator: $17 Million
9. Jeff Dunham: $15 Million
10. Aziz Ansari: $13 Million