Trevor Noah is set to host a new 13-part TV show that will feature upcoming young comedians

The Daily Show host has signed a deal with M-Net to star in the series, which will be called Trevor Noah Presents… The 33-year-old revealed the news at a press conference in Johannesburg on Thursday.

The show will see Trevor “gathering the finest comedians from across the country” to showcase what they have to offer. Trevor says he will be looking for young comedians from every race and every language.

“That’s something I’ve always wanted to grow. I want to give young comedians the opportunity to connect with their audience… young comedians doing comedy in different languages,” he said at the press conference.

Shooting on the show is expected to start in early 2018, with the show airing several months later.

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