THE DAILY SHOW BRINGS IN RECORD RATINGS!
TREVOR NOAH PREMIERE SCORES RATINGS AND SOCIAL MEDIA SUCCESS
We achieved record ratings for the hotly anticipated TV premiere of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on 29 September at 21:00 CAT.
The new incarnation of the show, hosted by SA comedian Trevor Noah, scored a rating of 2.6 - the highest rating ever achieved by Comedy Central in SA (the record holder until now was the Comedy Central Roast of Steve Hofmeyr, also hosted by Noah, which scored a 2.0 back in 2012). In addition, #DailyShow and #TrevorDay trended on both the 28 and 29 September at number 1 and 2 in South Africa, beating all conversation about the Rugby World Cup, with over 100K original posts across Social Media.
On the multiplatform front, Noah’s full-episode premiere (has already been streamed over 750K times and clips from the episode have recorded nearly 4 million views across platforms).
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah airs Tuesday to Fridays at 21:00 CAT on Comedy Central, DStv 122.
Catchup with episodes of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah HERE.