SA-born comedian, Trevor Noah feels honoured because the Daily show receives 6 Emmy nominations.
The late-night talk and news satire show was recognised in six categories, including ‘Outstanding Variety Talk Series’ and ‘Outstanding Writing For a spread Series’.
Trevor was also nominated for his writing on the show.
This isn’t the primary time his show bagged international awards, as it’s almost an annual thing.
Taking to social media, Trevor captioned post:
“Tired and scruffy but blessed and fulfilled. Truly incredible to ascertain @thedailyshow team nominated for six Emmys this year! is that this even real life? many thanks @TelevisionAcad for the honour!”
Tired and scruffy but blessed and fulfilled. Truly incredible to see @thedailyshow team nominated for 6 Emmys this year! Is this even real life? Thank you @TelevisionAcad for the honour! 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/b6WnZRqZTe
— Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) July 28, 2020
“Congratulations @Trevornoah on your @TheDailyShow’s 6 #EmmyNominations. It is a dry season but grit like yours is inspirational for all, particularly young ones,” former public protector Thuli Madonsela commented.