• LOL Comedy Honors postponed…again

    The second annual LOL Comedy Honors have been canceled or at least postponed. The award show was supposed to take place Thursday at Gotham Hall in New York City. On the list to attend the black-tie show were big names like Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Nick Cannon, and Tracy Morgan, all comedians being honored for their work in the comedy industry. The announcement of the show’s cancelation came the day

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    Dave Chappelle on CNN calls for more ‘cultural sensitivity’ and says comedians should ‘listen more’ (Video)

    Dave Chappelle is in the news again for talking about Donald Trump. CNN released a clip of Van Jones’s Saturday night interview with the iconic stand-up comedian. Sitting down with Jones, Chappelle revisits comments he made about giving Donald Trump “a chance” shortly after the 2016 election when hosting SNL. Many at the time were outraged and dismissive of the comments and Chappelle now regrets them as well. In the interview, he concedes, “I don’t like

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    Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special Bird Revelation is the perfect rape joke

    Dave Chappelle slaps the mic to his knee and laughs—he’s playing the famed Comedy Store. “Everything’s funny, until it happens to you.” From the start of his Netflix special The Bird Revelation, Chappelle’s brow is furrowed, face flat, as he levels his Black experience to that of white feminists who dragged him in the name of #MeToo for expressing “as little empathy as possible.” The audience laughs with the Chappelle’s Show star as he

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    Dave Chappelle will release three new comedy specials on Netflix

    We’ll have more information on Dave Chappelle’s deal with Netflix as it’s available. But for now here’s what we just got from Netflix. Exciting stuff to say the least. Dave Chappelle is bringing his blistering brand of comedy to Netflix, the world’s leading Internet TV network, with three all-new stand-up specials. Chappelle and director Stan Lathan will produce an original stand-up comedy special exclusively for Netflix, with its premiere date

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    Watch: Dave Chappelle’s opening SNL monologue

    In what was arguably the most anticipated episode of Saturday Night Live in recent history due, in part, to our recent presidential election, in which American lost their fucking minds and sort of election and insane sociopath to our highest office and, in part, due to Dave Chappelle hosting the show, the veteran comedian delivered a wholly hilarious and thoughtful stand-up set. “Why do we have to say that black

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    Dave Chappelle Booed During Detroit Show! ‘Drunk’ Performance Video Has Fans Demanding Refund, But Was The Heckling Crowd Too Harsh?

    Did Dave Chappelle deserve to be booed during his stand-up show in Detroit? New video shows the comedian facing an angry crowd after he appeared drunk and slurred his words during a Detroit stop on his comeback tour. Chappelle played two shows in Detroit’s Fillmore Theater last Thursday, and reviews indicate the first performance went great. But things quickly went downhill during his second set that night. Sources told TMZ

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    Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle tour talk returns as Rock admits he’s working on it (Video)

    As he winds down the promotional tour for his much anticipated debut directorial outing Top Five, veteran stand-up Chris Rock went on a run of radio interviews throughout New York, stopping by just about every station equipped with microphones. In his own inimitable conversational flow, Rock fielded the usual questions about how excited he is to direct, along with giving lots of shine to the “ten, twenty” comedian friends in

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    Dave Chappelle’s return to television: Walking Dead, Scandal, CSI? He’ll do it all.

    Dave Chappelle wants to play a zombie on AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead. He also wouldn’t mind snagging roles on CSI and Scandal. It’s all part of Chappelle’s goal to return to television. “For one year, I want to do this thing where I guest-star on as many television shows as I possibly can,” he tells GQ in a new interview. “I’d be a zombie on The Walking Dead.

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    Watch vintage Louis C.K., Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and more!

    Nothing induces acute FOMO like visiting Montreal the one time in your life just days before the Just For Laughs festival begins. Such is the case with this particular contributor, but Just For Laughs did the next best thing and released previously unseen footage from over the course of the festival’s more than 30 year history. With the help of new partner Maker Studios, JFL launched a revamped YouTube channel

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    Dave Chappelle fan made documentary about ‘Chappelle’s Show’ is worth your time (Video)

    Dave Chappelle is one of the greatest comedic minds of all time. He’s also one of the most intriguing celebrities—living or dead. Though he’s back in full force performing stand-up comedy for adoring fans, he’ll likely never shake the legacy of leaving the enormously successful Chappelle’s Show on Comedy Central. This below fan-made documentary — Chappelle’s Show: The 50 Million Dollar Question — by Brandon Farley delves deeply into that

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    Neal Brennan loves Louis C.K. but says ‘Louie’ is the kale of television (Interview)

    In this vast, cacophonous digital age, television programming finds inspiration from Twitter feeds, Tumblr blogs, podcasts and YouTube channels. So, it’s oddly quaint that Sundance TV is about to launch a new series based on one page of a magazine (magazines are like books but flatter and shinier)— specifically the back page of New York magazine. On that page for the last 10 years is the Approval Matrix, a wildly

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    Hannibal Buress comic strip treatment is awesome (Photo)

    You may remember our post, wherein we featured indie comic artist Jaeil Cho’s re-imagining of a Dave Chappelle bit. Or, maybe you saw his work on this Louis C.K. routine. Well, the Queens-based Cho is back with an all new comic, but this time it features Hannibal Buress. Check it out below and tell us what you think! You can check out more of Jaeil Cho’s work here. Sign up to

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    Dave Chappelle Kanye West Story Hilarious! Watch Video Of Comedian On ‘Tonight Show’ Recalling First Meeting With Rapper

    Dave Chappelle appeared on The Tonight Show on Friday, where he revealed his first encounter with Kanye West. And it was just as hilariously random as you would expect. Dave Chappelle revealed to host Jimmy Fallon that he first met Kanye West in 2003, when he was an unknown rapper appearing on Chappelle’s Show. “You could tell that he was going to be a star,” Dave Chappelle said of Kanye

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    Dave Chappelle opens up to David Letterman about quitting Chappelle’s Show (Video)

    Dave Chappelle opened up about quitting Chappelle’s Show on Comedy Central during an interview with David Letterman on Late Show. Chappelle’s visit was a rare one indeed; in fact, it was the first time Letterman interviewed the comedian in 10 years. We posted a preview of the interview yesterday, but below we find Chappelle talking at length about his Chappelle’s Show departure in 2005, which found Chappelle walking away from

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    Dave Chappelle tells David Letterman he never quit ‘Chappelle’s Show’ (Video)

    In a very rare television appearance Dave Chappelle, who has a string of huge live dates coming up at Radio City Music Hall in New York, tells David Letterman on tonight’s Late Show that he technically never quit Comedy Central’s Chappelle’s Show all those years ago. “Here it is,” Chappelle tells Lettermam. “Techinically I never quit. I’m seven years late to work.” Letterman, who hasn’t interviewed Chappelle in 10 years,

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