Trevor Noah on How Speaking Multiple Languages Has Helped His Comedy (VIDEO)

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Trevor Noah is one of the most popular figures in entertainment today. He anchors The Daily Show on Comedy Central and tours around the world doing his stand-up.

But the comedian came from very humble beginnings while growing up in a racially and politically charged South Africa.

Noah, in the PBS series Breaking Big, identifies what he thinks make him stand out in the world of comedy.

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"I speak many of the languages [in South Africa]," he tells host Carlos Watson in this exclusive clip. And in his stand-up shows, Noah frequently switches between languages.

"Now in a country where everybody's divided, if you're the person who can speak all of the languages, you immediately possess something that not many people do," he says.

Watch the clip below:

Breaking Big, Fridays, 8:30/7:30c, PBS