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Why Was Eddie Murphy's "SNL" Return Marred By Irrelevant Response? [OPINION]

The victims deserve the attention, not the “suspect.” The media at large should have ignored the response and instead focused on Murphy’s return to the show.https://youtu.be/whfQf3Pd5bU "SNL": What's Worth Celebrating Murphy brought Tracy Morgan, Chris Rock, and Dave Chappelle on stage Aside from the cheap plug for Netflix, the host inspired the three (along with cast member[...]

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Dave Chappelle: How Comedy "Lost" Its Way – And Can Find Its Way Back [OPINION]

When it comes to confronting serious issues, comedians like Dave Chappelle will always be among the misunderstood Comedians have a variety of ways to discuss the silly happenings of life, but they also provide an open forum for issues many aren’t comfortable about The feelings of being ostracized is an empathetic feeling No one wants[...]

[Grammys] What You Didn't Get to See Sunday Night

From Dave Chappelle assuming the role of unofficial emcee with just one line ("I just wanted to remind the audience that the only thing more frightening than watching a black man be honest in America is being an honest black man in America,") and Bruno Mars and Cardi B bringing us back to the colorful[...]

Dave Chappelle Criticizes Louis C.K.'s Accusers in Netflix Special

Comedian Dave Chappelle didn't pull punches when taking on Louis C.K.'s recent sexual harassment allegations in his most recent Netflix special In Dave Chappelle: Equanimity & The Bird Revelation, the comedian carved out nearly ten minutes of his act to cover a number of aspects of the allegations — and making the decision to call out[...]

Dave Chappelle Talks Trump Supporters in NSFW Netflix Clip

[caption id="attachment_764229" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]The 2016 election might be a little over a year behind us, but comedian Dave Chappelle still has some things to get off his chest His new Netflix stand-up special Dave Chappelle: Equanimity is set to arrive on New Year's Eve, so the streaming service has released a preview that has[...]

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan Among Guests For Ride With Norman Reedus Season 2

He also has comedian Dave Chappelle and chef Mario Batali on the way Have to admit, Batali is a surprise to me Chappelle seems to be slowly working his way back into the spotlight, but Batali doesn't strike me as a biker guy.[caption id="attachment_721816" align="aligncenter" width="446"] Photo Credit: Aidan Monaghan/AMC[/caption]Chappelle did do a Walking Dead[...]

Saturday Night Live Adds 3 Featured Players, 7 Writers For Season 43

SNL walked away from this year's Emmy awards with nine awards (the most for any program that night), including: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series; Outstanding Supporting Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series (Alec Baldwin, Kate McKinnon); and Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series (Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy).For SNL creator Lorne Michaels, the[...]

Def Comedy Jam 25: Netflix Trailer Celebrates Cutting-Edge Comedy

Though the lineup for the special is subject to change (with some “special guests” expected to appear), the current lineup includes: Bill Bellamy, Cedric the Entertainer, Dave Chappelle, Mike Epps, Adele Givens, Eddie Griffin, Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Steve Harvey, D.L Hughley, Kid Capri, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Craig Robinson, JB Smoove, Sommore, Joe Torry, Sheryl[...]

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Saturday Night Live: Lorne Michaels Talks SNL In The Age Of Trump

In addition, the show scooped up two guest Emmys for Melissa McCarthy and Dave Chappelle from last weekend's Creative Arts Emmys ceremony.Though the awards and recognition for their work is always appreciated, Michaels is more interested in knowing that he's doing right by those watching at home Speaking to the press after last night's awards[...]

Find Out Which Netflix Stand-Up Special You Should Watch Tonight

After they ran the ad last night during the Emmy Awards featuring Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen Degeneres, Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock interacting with some of their top shows, you think they might let that run for a bit Turns out, nope They've got more: including two new infographics by Netflix that look to be very[...]

Netflix Is A Joke Stands Revealed… And Jerry Seinfeld Is Involved (Updated)

Netflix debuted a no promo trailer during the Emmy broadcast that showed comedians Ellen DeGeneres, Jerry Seinfeld, Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock -- all of whom have stand-up deals with Netflix -- making fun of a few of their original series Seinfeld rolls into a scene from House of Cards with Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood[...]

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Spike Lee And Jordan Peel Working On True Life Crime Thriller 'Black Klansman'

In 1978, Stallworth joined the Klan via a newspaper classified ad and used his connections to sabotage Klan events."They were all assholes," Stallworth said of his time in the organization, a fact which Bleeding Cool can verify is 100% correct.Lee and Peele's Black Klansman follows in the footsteps of a previous documentary produced by comedian[...]

Dave Chapelle Signs On For A Star Is Born Remake With Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

According to sandwich-themed Hollywood gossip blog The Wrap, Dave Chappelle has signed on to star in the film, along with the already attached Andrew Dice Clay, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, who will also direct We'll let you figure out who is playing who.This is actually the second attempt to reboot the Star Is Born franchise[...]

Dave Chappelle Returns to TV to Host Saturday Night Live Next Week

Sure, Doctor Strange star Benedict Cumberbatch is hosting this week's Saturday Night Live, the last one before the U.S. presidential election, but the most exciting news about the long-running sketch comedy show is that comedian Dave Chapelle is going to host the show the following week. SNL revealed the news on their official Twitter account: Dave Chappelle and […]