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Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle are slated to carry out a joint stand-up comedy present.
The 2 comedians will seem on-stage collectively on Sept. 3 at The O2 in London, Dwell Nation introduced. Tickets for the occasion go on sale June 10.
Each Chappelle and Rock have lately been attacked whereas performing their comedy exhibits.
Representatives for each events didn’t reply to Each day Publish Digital’s fast request for remark.
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Chappelle was tackled by an viewers member at The Hollywood Bowl on Might 3.
The suspect, recognized as Isaiah Lee, was carrying a reproduction gun with a knife blade inside when he allegedly attacked Chappelle throughout the Hollywood Bowl, police say. Lee was intercepted by safety and suffered a damaged arm and two black eyes, in response to the New York Publish.
Lee is being held on $30,000 bail. L.A. Metropolis Lawyer Mike Feuer charged Lee with 4 misdemeanor counts: battery, possession of a weapon with intent to assault, unauthorized entry to the stage space throughout a efficiency, and fee of an act that delays the occasion or interferes with the performer.
“My office takes protecting public safety extremely seriously, and we are going to vigorously prosecute this case,” Feuer mentioned in a video.
Rock was slapped by actor Will Smith whereas presenting an award on the 2022 Oscars ceremony on March 27. Rock had made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s bald head. The actress suffers from alopecia.
Smith went on to win the award for finest actor that evening, however was later banned from attending any occasions by the Academy.
He apologized to Rock through Instagram following the bodily altercation.
Pinkett Smith has known as for the 2 to “reconcile.”
“Now about Oscar night, my deepest hope is that these two intelligent, capable men have an opportunity to heal, talk this out and reconcile,” she mentioned throughout a latest episode of “Red Table Talk.”
Nevertheless, a supply instructed Leisure Tonight that Rock is “not concerned with the Smiths at the moment.”
He is touring and he is making ready for a comedy particular,” the source added.