Netflix Removes ‘Chappelle’s Show’ At Dave Chappelle’s Request

Dave Chappelle Mourns George Floyd, Rips Media

Performing in front of an intimate, socially distanced crowd for a surprise Netflix special called 8:46 that dropped late Thursday night, the comedian celebrated the nationwide protests sparked from Floyd’s death in recent weeks while struggling to understand the reason behind his passing.

Dave Chappelle To Receive Mark Twain Prize

WASHINGTON (AP) — Comedian Dave Chappelle has been chosen to receive this year’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The 45-year-old Chappelle shot to international stardom through his Comedy Central program, “Chappelle’s Show,” which gleefully skewered racial stereotypes and hot-button societal issues. He later made headlines for walking away from a lucrative contract over creative […]

Netflix Signs Dave Chappelle For 3 Specials

Conn. Mayor To Heckled Chappelle: Quit Whining

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford’s mayor said Thursday comedian Dave Chappelle should “quit whining” about being heckled. Chappelle walked off a stage last week after being heckled in the state capital. Audio posted on shows Chappelle praised an audience in Chicago on Tuesday for being “so much better than Hartford.” “I don’t want anything […]