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Trailer: Dave Chappelle’s Netflix Specials

Two of Dave Chappelle’s stand-up specials will begin live streaming on March 21st and here’s a first look. Read more

Dave Chappelle’s Netflix Comedy Special Teaser


Netflix just released the teaser for Dave Chappelle’s upcoming comedy special. The comedian signed a $60-million deal with Netflix for three stand-up specials. One will be original all-new comedy special exclusively for Netflix and the other two will be unreleased two-year-old specials from Chappelle’s personal archive. Read more

Dave Chappelle Scores $60 Million Netflix Deal

Dave Chappell NetflixDave Chappelle just scored a big payday by signing a deal with Netflix for three stand-up specials. Fresh off hosting Saturday Night Live, the comedian will produce an original all-new comedy special exclusively for Netflix as well as letting them air two unreleased two-year-old specials from Chappelle’s personal archive. They were Directed by Stan Lathan and filmed at Austin City Limits and the Hollywood Palladium. These will be Chappelle’s first concert specials in 12 years and are scheduled for released in 2017, reports Deadline.

“Dave Chappelle is a legendary voice in comedy — searing, vital and, now more than ever, essential,” said Lisa Nishimura, VP Original Documentary and Comedy. “Dave’s three new specials promise to be some of the most anticipated events in comedy, and we are honored he will mark his global return on Netflix.”

Chappelle has performed more than 500 concerts in the past three years to sold out crowds.

Photo: Netflix

Dave Chappelle’s First Interview In 5 Years

Dave Chappelle did his first interview in 5 years with San Francisco’s Wild 94.9. He is scheduled to perform at the Comedy Jam on Saturday. He talks with JV Mornings about his recent show in Florida where he stopped performing due to hecklers. He also talks about how being famous is like doing drugs and says he no plans to return to tv. He also addresses questions on Kanye West, Nicki Minaj and more.

Part two after the jump. Read more

Dave Chappelle Causes Jet To Make Emergency Landing

Dave Chappelle apparently caused a private jet to make an emergency landing in Pittsburgh. He was heading home to Ohio when he “freaked out” and would not put his seat belt on, according to TMZ. He was deemed a safety risk and the pilot made the emergency landing.

According to sources — Dave repeatedly walked into the cockpit, asking how much longer the flight would be, and started grabbing the pilot’s Read more

Spotted: Dave Chappelle & Family

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Dave Chappelle was spotted in New York City today with his wife Elaine and three children. The couple recently welcomed their third child, reportedly a boy.

More of the Chappelle’s after the jump…. Read more