Mar 18 2013
Could Dave Chappelle be preparing for a return to the spotlight? Since his infamous 2006 departure from the mega-hit Comedy Central sketch series, “Chappelle’s Show,” the stand-up comedian and actor has only made a handful of TV appearances. Occasionally he has performed stand-up comedy on the road, to varying results. But signs seem to point to Chappelle’s interest in reclaiming his throne as one of comedy’s most innovative minds. In late February he performed a string of drop-in performances at New York’s The Comedy Cellar, most notably with Chris Rock, where he seemed open to the idea of returning to comedy and perhaps even going on tour with Rock. [Continue Reading]
Chris Rock is a legend. He’s one of the best comedians of my generation. Period. I won’t argue that point. Dave Chappelle was in a world of his own. Dave Chappelle could have easily ran away with the title of ‘best’, but instead he ran away. Now he’s potentially making a return with Rock. Rock and Chappelle on tour would be sublime. I’m in.