Comedian Dave Chappelle of the defunct Comedy Central hit, ‘Chappelle’s Show’, has canceled a comedyfest performance scheduled for Thursday (November 16) in
The Comedy Festival is put on by HBO and AEG Live. Bill Maher’s performance, previously billed for 10:30 p.m., has been moved up by an hour to make up for Chappelle’s absence.
People with tickets for Chappelle’s show will get refunds.
On April 28, Chappelle walked away from the set of Chappelle’s Show and a deal worth up to $50 million, without an official word to his business associates. The third season of the Chappelle’s Show carried on in his absence.