- Today news surfaced that a fellow comedian, who helped Trevor Noah when he first got to America, has passed away
- Noah was extremely saddened by the news of the passing of Angelo Lozada
- The 'Daily Show' host posted a tribute to Lozada on his Instagram page
News of comedian, Angelo Lozada's, death surfaced today. He died after a sudden illness.
Trevor Noah posted a touching tribute to his fellow comedian and father figure on his Instagram account.
Noah posted a series of pictures of him alongside Lozada.
He wrote, “When we started our journey together we were driving around the US trying to make 300 people laugh at a time. Six years later we were travelling the world performing together in arenas. Comedian, father, brother, husband, friend. I love you, Pop."
Noah's fans rallied around the superstar in his time of grief.
See some of their comments below:
"Trevor, I was hanging out with Angelo at Gotham comedy club when he hosted a show for you and he was asked in the green room if he wanted to host the daily show because the current host was leaving. He was so full of gratitude to be asked that. He really loved working with you. You and him were amazing comedy duo!"
"ugh. so sad"
"The man! I got a picture with him at Denny’s in Paso Robles"
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