Twitter, Facebook and comedy fans around the world have talked about little else over the past 72 hours. Russell Peters, one of the kings of comedy in his own right, took an interview with NewsAsia and responded to the host’s repeated questions surrounding the recent decision by Comedy Central to bring Trevor Noah onboard as the host of The Daily Show.
Learn more about Comedy Central’s announcement here.
What did Russell Peter say exactly?
You can check out the video below, but here is exactly what was stated in response to the host pressing the point that Russell Peters was passed over for the position at The Daily Show: