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2017 Emmy Award Highlights From Dave Chappelle & Netflix to Black History

During last night’s Emmy Awards ceremony, some of our Hollywood favorites snagged well-deserved wins. Saint Heron would like to congratulate Lena Waithe who made history as the first Black person to take home the “Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series” award (for Master of None’s Thanksgiving episode), and Donald Glover who is the first Black…

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Dave Chappelle Recruits Solange, Chance The Rapper, Erykah Badu and More for Upcoming Radio City Shows

Dave Chappelle is celebrating his 30th year of stand-up comedy with a few of entertainment’s biggest acts — and it’s all happening on one of New York’s most coveted stages. Beginning his 30-day run at Radio City this August, the veteran comedian is bringing a slew of megastars to accompany him during his residency. Today, Chappelle announced the co-hosts for two of…

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Dave Chappelle Chats Censorship, Perspective and More With Kendrick Lamar for Interview Magazine

We honestly can’t ever get enough insight on the thoughts of Kendrick Lamar. The elusive rapper is a fave among many, but rarely does interviews and almost never does social media as he prefers to interact with fans through music and performance sets. Courtesy of Interview Magazine, we not only get one of the very…

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Rihanna Enlists Dave Chappelle & Kendrick Lamar For Third Diamond Ball

Hosted by the likes of Jimmy Kimmel, Brad Pitt and Kevin Hart in the past, Rihanna’s annual Diamond Ball is truly a  a star-studded charity event. On September 14th, Dave Chappelle will guide stars through an enchanting night of entertainment and fundraising to benefit the Clara Lionel Foundation as this year’s host at Cipriani Wall Street. Not…

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Childish Gambino & Dave Chappelle to Perform At Radio City Music Hall

There aren’t many music/comedy pairings that could measure up to the delightful duo of Childish Gambino and Dave Chappelle. Two men of many talents, Chappelle and Glover will perform at Radio City Music Hall this fall. Considering the success of Chappelle’s Netflix specials and Glover’s first Golden Globe triumph, it’s been quite a year for them both.…

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Dave Chappelle Talks Friendship With Prince, Leaving The ‘Chappelle Show’, & New Netflix Series on ‘CBS This Morning’

Dave Chappelle is as known for his privacy as his humor. After leaving the acclaimed Chappelle Show, he has only granted interviews on a case by case basis, preferring to live a relatively quiet life with his family. But recently, he’s been slowly coming back onto stages across America and soon he’ll be back on…

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Dave Chappelle Returns with Two Comedy Specials on Netflix This Month

  Two specials. One event. Dave Chappelle returns March 21, only on Netflix. pic.twitter.com/xiSv0SVVDV — Netflix US (@netflix) March 2, 2017 Netflix shared a teaser for two of the three Dave Chappelle comedy specials coming to the world’s leading subscription service this month. After announcing his comeback last November, fans are ready for his return as…

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Dave Chappelle Inks Deal With Netflix For Three Comedy Specials

After enriching our lives last week on Saturday Night Live! with a comedic political rant, Dave Chappelle has inked a deal to work with Netflix on three independent comedy specials. The trio of specials will mark the standup comic’s first major TV project since he surprisingly and suddenly stepped away from his Comedy Central sketch series Chappelle’s Show in 2005,…

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Watch Dave Chappelle’s Politically Charged Saturday Night Live Monologue

In light of the controversial election results which found Donald Trump fit for presidency, Dave Chappelle took to Saturday Night Live to offer the nation a moment of comedic relief. As his first time hosting the SNL stage, the 43-year-old comedian started the night by addressing the issue lingering in minds all across America. “We’ve actually elected…

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Dave Chappelle to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ for the First Time

Dave Chappelle is scheduled to host Saturday Night Live for the first time next weekend. How can we ever forget his iconic comedy sketches that have left us bent over clutching our stomach? Dave put Chappelle’s Show behind him in 2005 and has only very rarely made public appearances since. The beloved comedian just recently returned…

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Dave Chappelle May Be Coming To HBO With A Comedy Special

Rumor has it that Dave Chappelle may have an HBO special in the works. Comedy Hype speculates that Chappelle tapped a stand-up special at Austin’s ACL Live in Texas. If the word is true, this will be his first solo special in 10 years. So far, there’s no official release date for the special. In…

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BET To Host a “Barack Obama Block Party” And We’re All In

I love Black people. Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, potato salad and BBQ ribs are in order for this coming Tuesday’s Block Party in President Obama’s name. In October, Barack Obama hosted “BET Presents Love & Happiness: An Obama Celebration,” dubbing the event “Barack Obama’s Block Party” himself in all it’s Black magicalness. The event…

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