After Hollywood A-list performer Will Smith marched on stage during the Oscars and angrily slapped host Chris Rock over his wife joke, comedians across the country presented expressed concern that it might cause others to do the same.
On Tuesday night, during Dave Chappelle’s stand-up comedy performance at the Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, a man rushed onto the stage and handled the middle of the comic book performance before succumbing — and being beaten up. security guard stepped on —. Actor Jamie Foxx also helps curb crooks. Chappelle then, seemingly fine, continued with the show, joking that the attacker “was a transgender man.”
Chappelle, 48, is performing a series as part of Netflix’s inaugural comedy festival, Netflix Is A Joke Fest. The attacker, who appeared to be seriously injured, was then videotaped being loaded onto a gurney and taken to hospital.
“Los Angeles police confirmed to Eyewitness News that they were responding to an incident at the Hollywood Bowl around 10:45 p.m. and a man believed to be armed with a gun and knife was arrested,” KABC reported. News of Los Angeles reported.
After the melee, Chappelle took Foxx on stage to a standing ovation and then said, “I’ve been doing this for 35 years. I just stomped a **** backstage. I’ve always wanted to do that. ”
Last fall, Netflix employees held a walkout to protest Chappelle’s comedy special on Netflix. Closerincluding some transverse jokes.
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https://www.thedailybeast.com/dave-chappelle-attacked-onstage-during-hollywood-bowl-show?source=articles&via=rss Dave Chappelle hits the stage during the Hollywood Bowl performance