Comedian Dave Chappelle, was tackled while on stage at the Hollywood Bowen which happened on Tuesday in Los Angeles buy an unidentified Individual.The event which was Netflix first ever live comedy festival was attended by various celebrities including Chris Rock whose comments of the incident has elicited reactions from social media platforms users.
The individual seemed to have passed the security personnel by tackling the person in the rear corner of the the stage behind the screen.Chappelle who is 48 years old was heard repeatedly asking the security to remove the person from stage and joked to the audience that the person was a "trans Man". This did not go well for the transgender community who have criticized the comedian for his remarks on the same.
Chris Rock came on stage with Chappelle moments after the attack and joked: "Was that Will Smith?"this was humor since Chris had also experienced the same attack by Will Smith at the Oscars.