• Trevor Noah gets deported for South Africa Daily Show special

    Trevor Noah is getting deported. Kind of. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will air a special ‘self-deportation’ episode taped in South Africa. Noah will be in Johannesburg to host the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 at FNB Stadium on Sunday. Noah, whose latest Netflix special Son of Patricia earlier this month, will head back “to South Africa to give viewers a look at his hometown,” Comedy Central shared in

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    Dave Chappelle’s return to television: Walking Dead, Scandal, CSI? He’ll do it all.

    Dave Chappelle wants to play a zombie on AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead. He also wouldn’t mind snagging roles on CSI and Scandal. It’s all part of Chappelle’s goal to return to television. “For one year, I want to do this thing where I guest-star on as many television shows as I possibly can,” he tells GQ in a new interview. “I’d be a zombie on The Walking Dead.

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    Laughspin Podcast episode 55: Interview with South African comedian Trevor Noah

    Regardless of how big of a comedy nerd you are, there’s a good chance you’ve never heard of comedian Trevor Noah— but that has more to do with location than it does with his skill level. And, anyway, that’s about to change. Born, raised and currently living in Johannesburg, South Africa, Noah — in six short years — has become not only a comedian who’s celebrated in multiple countries but

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    Special report: Comedy in South Africa

    By Danny Lobell Nostradamus predicted that when the world comes to an end in 2012, only those living in the land of the elephant will survive. While he might have been talking about India, there’s also a good chance he meant Africa. If he was right, the comedy scene there may be all that’s left to continue on the legacy of the great art of stand-up. As I learned on

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