Trade magazine reported that American comedian Dave Chappell was attacked on stage during a stand-up show in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. Hollywood Reporter.
A review has been added citing video footage of the incident shared on social media when the comedian was attacked while attending a “Netflix is a joke” celebration at the Hollywood Bowl.
These pictures show an unidentified man going on stage and attacking the comedian before security officers surrendered. Dave Chappell has recently been accused of transphobia for making fun of transgender people.
Los Angeles police did not immediately comment on the incident.
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Last October, after the comedian aired a show, Netflix became embroiled in a controversy over freedom of expression in the United States. CloseIn it the stand-up star responds to critics who accuse him of being a transphobia.
In the show, which was condemned by LGBTQ groups, he described “gender as a fact” and his critics as “very sensitive”. “In our country, you can shoot a black man, but do not dare to demean a homosexual,” said Dave Chappell himself, a black man.
In March, American comedian Chris Rock slapped actor Will Smith on stage after a joke about his wife’s cut hair during the Oscars.
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