The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah and The Daily Show News Team tackle the biggest stories in news, politics and pop culture.
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Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Trevor Noah, Jennifer Flanz, Jill Katz, Justin Melkmann, Max Browning, Eric Davie, Pamela DePace, Ramin Hedayati, David Kibuuka, David Paul Meyer, Zhubin Parang, Elise Terrell, Dan Amira, Jocelyn Conn, Jeff Gussow, Shawna Shepherd, Beth Shorr
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Lauren Sarver Means
Outstanding Directing For A Variety Series
David Paul Meyer
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Roy Wood Jr.
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Picture Editing For Variety Programming
Lauren Beckett Jackson
Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for A Variety Series
Outstanding Motion Design
Outstanding Main Title Design
Outstanding Contemporary Makeup for a Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Program (Non-Prothetic)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special
Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series
“As a global pandemic and the legacy of American racism dominated newscasts, Noah seemed almost predestined for the moment…”
“a winning formula”
“a beacon of light in the darkest of times.”
“uniquely qualified to contextualize the chaotic events of 2020”
“The Daily Show With Trevor Noah is on a roll.”
“the gold standard for all at-home late night comedy shows”
“set the standard for socially distanced shows.”
– Gold Derby
S25 E112 | June 8, 2020 – MISKI NOOR & ANQUAN BOLDIN
Following the killing of George Floyd, Trevor discusses the nationwide protests against police brutality and highlights the cities taking steps toward police reform. Black Visions Collective’s Miski Noor joins Trevor to examine police brutality in Minneapolis, and Anquan Boldin discusses the Players Coalition and using the NFL as a platform for racial justice.
S25 E151 | September 9, 2020 – Jane Fonda
Trevor breaks down the news of the day: California wildfires create an apocalyptic scene, Trump admits to downplaying the virus threat, and the Oscars announce diversity requirements. Plus, Desi Lydic talks to the creator of gender reveal parties, and Trevor sits down with Jane Fonda to discuss civil disobedience in the name of climate change.
S26 E48 | January 27, 2021 – Amanda Gorman
Trevor covers international coronavirus news, President Biden and Republicans make divergent demands for unity, and Amanda Gorman discusses her historic inaugural poem “The Hill We Climb.”
S26 E59 | February 16, 2021 – Bill Gates
Trevor discusses the rise of hate crimes against Asian Americans, and Ronny Chieng explains how you can help stop this wave of violence. Roy Wood Jr. examines the history of trailblazing Black doctors, and Bill Gates joins Trevor to discuss the state of the pandemic, how conspiracy theories have affected vaccine perception and steps we can take to stop climate change.
S26 E74 | March 22, 2021 – Michelle Obama
Trevor unpacks the day’s biggest headlines: Maskless spring breakers cause a state of emergency in Miami, the British royal family announces plans for a Diversity Czar (possibly Michael Kosta?) and the NCAA faces sexism allegations. Plus, Former First Lady Michelle Obama chats with Trevor about how she hopes her new Netflix show will encourage healthy eating through love and not shame.