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Dave Chappelle Lashes Out At Connecticut Fans In New Stand-up Routine

Comedian Dave Chappelle has taken aim at fans in Hartford, Connecticut in his new stand-up routine after storming offstage during a comeback gig there last week (ends30Aug13) following a barrage of abuse from hecklers.The funnyman...

David Chappelle Tried A "Reverse Kramer" On Those "Young White Alcoholics"

When Michael Richards went crazy on stage, calling people all kind of awful things, many – including himself – thought his career was over. For some reason, far be it from us to guess why,...

Dave Chappelle Calls Heckling Hartford Crowd, "Young, White Alcoholics"

Nobody's quite sure what prompted Dave Chappelle to totally lose it during his show in Hartford, Connecticut, last week, but the comedian has since attacked the city and its inhabitants, suggesting that if North Korea...

Patton Oswalt Stands Up For Dave Chappelle After Gig Walkout

Patton Oswalt has leaped to defend fellow funnyman Dave Chappelle after the comic walked off stage at a gig on Thursday night (29Aug13) due to hecklers.The stand-up cut short his set at the Comcast Theater...

Dave Chappelle Storms Off Stage

Funnyman Dave Chappelle stormed off stage at a gig on his comeback tour on Thursday night (29Aug13) after suffering a barrage of abuse from hecklers, according to reports.The comedian was performing at a venue in...

Dave Chappelle Plans His Return With Summer Tour With Flight Of The Conchords

Dave Chappelle is planning one of his most major projects since he left showbiz behind in 2005, as the comic is going on tour with New Zealand's fourth best folk-comedy duo Flight of the Conchords....

Dave Chappelle Plots Comedy Comeback With U.s. Tour

Reclusive funnyman Dave Chappelle is returning to the spotlight to headline a U.S. comedy tour with the Flight Of The Conchords duo.The cult comedian, who was once considered among the world's funniest people, abruptly walked...

Chris Brown And Rihanna Spotted Making Out In New York’S ‘Griffin’ Nightclub

Chris Brown and Rihanna, back together? It’s certainly looking that way, after the couple were spotted smooching at New York City nightspot Griffin this week. Just one week after Brown and Nicole Scherzinger were forced...

Charlie Sheen: Dave Chappelle Cost Me My Job!

Charlie Sheen has offered up a rather odd explanation of why he suffered a hernia in 2011. Possibly one of the most famous hernias of all time, the accident triggered Sheen's very public meltdown which...

Charlie Sheen: 'Dave Chappelle Cost Me My Two And Half Men Job'

Charlie Sheen has blamed cult comedian Dave Chappelle for the stomach hernia that sparked his 2011 meltdown and cost him his job on sitcom Two And A Half Men.The hellraiser sparked a feud with sitcom...

Dave Chappelle Apologises For 'Bad Attitude' At Stand-up Show

Comedian Dave Chappelle has apologised for his "bad attitude" after refusing to tell jokes at a stand-up show in Florida on Friday (22Jul11).The funnyman stunned fans at the Summer Groove charity event in Miami when...

Chappelle's Plane Makes An Emergency Landing

A private jet carrying DAVE CHAPPELLE was forced to make an emergency landing on Friday night (02Jul10) amid concerns over the comedian's erratic behavior.The funnyman was flying from New Jersey to Ohio, but the plane...

Chappelle Fails Comedy Record Attempt

Funnyman DAVE CHAPPELLE failed in his attempt to set a new record for comedy endurance - by walking offstage during his performance to go to the bathroom.The comic took the stage at Hollywood's Laugh Factory...

Movie Reviews Lakeview Terrace

Neil LaBute's Lakeview Terrace, in which a black cop played by Samuel L. Jackson, terrorizes an interracial couple (Patrick Wilson and Kerry Washington) who become his neighbors, is already sparking controversy -- among the critics....

Movie Reviews Lakeview Terrace

Neil LaBute's Lakeview Terrace, in which a black cop played by Samuel L. Jackson, terrorizes an interracial couple (Patrick Wilson and Kerry Washington) who become his neighbors, is already sparking controversy -- among the critics....

Movie Reviews Lakeview Terrace

Neil LaBute's Lakeview Terrace, in which a black cop played by Samuel L. Jackson, terrorizes an interracial couple (Patrick Wilson and Kerry Washington) who become his neighbors, is already sparking controversy -- among the critics....

Chappelle Sued By Former Manager

Comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE is facing legal action from his former manager, after accusing the star of failing to pay a settlement from a previous court battle. Mustafa Abuelhija took Chappelle to court in 2005, accusing...

Cook Beats Stand-up Record

Stand-up comedian Dane Cook has broken the record for the longest set at Hollywood's legendary Laugh Factory club with a seven-hour performance.Cook and Dave Chappelle have been engaged in a lengthy rivalry to hold the...

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Chappelle Smashes His Own Comedy Club Marathon Record

Comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE has smashed comedy club records in Los Angeles after performing a recent stand-up session for six hours and 12 minutes. The funnyman's previous Laugh Factory best was timed at six hours and...

Chappelle Produces Muslim Comedy Film

Cult comic DAVE CHAPPELLE is to produce a new movie which will introduce comedy fans to the world's funniest Muslims. Allah Made Me Funny - The Official Muslim Comedy Tour features America's top Muslim comics...

Chappelle Hospitalised For Exhaustion

U.S. funnyman DAVE CHAPPELLE checked into hospital at the weekend (14-15Jul07) for exhaustion. The comedian, 33, was rushed to the emergency room of an unnamed hospital, where he remained for 12 hours before returning home....

Chappelle Showered With Money At Gig

Elusive comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE was showered with $100 bills at a Los Angeles comedy club, by fans desperate for him to return to TV. Chappelle has been rarely seen since he walked away from a...

Chappelle Sets New Stand-up Record At Laugh Factory

Funnyman DAVE CHAPPELLE has set a new record at Hollywood comedy club The Laugh Factory, after performing for six hours and seven minutes. Chappelle hit the stage at 10.36pm on Sunday (15Apr07) and continued cracking...

Chappelle Cancels Live Show

American comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE has cancelled his performance at Las Vegas' Comedy Festival on Thursday (16NOV06). The funnyman has given no reason for pulling out of the show, and his non-appearance will be compensated for...

Weeds Leads 2006 Stonys

US TV hits WEEDS and ENTOURAGE and quirky movie GRANDMA'S BOY lead the way at the sixth High Times Stony Awards, a prize-giving that celebrates marijuana culture. Marijuana-friendly drama Weeds garnered eight nominations, including Best...

Chappelle Misses Tv Money

Comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE confesses his decision to quit his $50 million (GBP28 million) TV deal with network Comedy Central "made no economic sense". The funnyman stunned fans when he walked away from CHAPELLE'S SHOW in...

Teena Marie Blasts Chappelle For Rick James Skit

R+B legend TEENA MARIE has blasted comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE for his offensive take on her late lover RICK JAMES. The comic came up with his famous "I'm Rick James, b**ch!" for a skit on his...

Simon + Vedder To Interview Icons

PAUL SIMON and EDDIE VEDDER will be among the stars interviewing their heroes in the second season of US TV series ICONOCLASTS. The Sundance Channel series was a hit when it first aired late last...

Latest Chappelle Shows Make Fast Appearance On Dvd

Just days after Comedy Central finished airing the three "Lost Episodes" of Dave Chappelle's show, a DVD of the episodes is hitting the video stores today (Tuesday). Prospects of big sales for the disc appeared...

Ludacris Blasts Opinionated Oprah

Rapper LUDACRIS has lashed out at media mogul OPRAH WINFREY for initially refusing to have him on her TV talk show and then publicly lecturing him about his rap lyrics. The hip-hop star, real name...

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