• Dave Chappelle Pulls ‘Chappelle's Show' Off Netflix, Calls for Boycott on Other Streaming Platforms

    1 month ago - By Slash Film

    Dave Chappelle is calling his fans to boycott... Chappelle's Show? The 2003 sketch comedy show which Chappelle co-created and hosted initially ran on Comedy Central, and is now available on several streaming services - which Chappelle isn't very happy about. See, it comes down to an issue of pay, after he signed a lucrative contract with Comedy Central for which he “never got paid.” So until he gets paid, Chappelle would rather Chappelle's Show not be available to stream anywhere, and Netflix - which has partnered with the comedian for several comedy specials - was more than happy to...
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  • Netflix Pulls ‘Chappelle's Show' Less Than a Month After Streaming Premiere

    Netflix Pulls ‘Chappelle's Show' Less Than a Month After Streaming Premiere

    1 month ago - By Decider

    Chappelle has urged his fans not to stream the series, which he claims ViacomCBS licensed without paying him.
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  • Netflix Removes ‘Chappelle's Show' After Dave Chappelle's Request

    Netflix Removes ‘Chappelle's Show' After Dave Chappelle's Request

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Netflix has taken down episodes of “Chappelle's Show” following a request from Chappelle himself, who blasted the show's owner ViacomCBS for licensing the show without paying him.
    “Chappelle's Show” first became available on Netflix Nov. 1, and an individual with knowledge of the decision told TheWrap the streaming service confirmed it has honored Chappelle's request. Chappelle has had lucrative stand-up deal with Netflix for the last four years.
    Netflix declined to comment.
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  • Netflix Removes ‘Chappelle's Show' From Service Upon Request From Dave Chappelle Who Blasts ViacomCBS For Licensing His Show Without Paying Him

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Dave Chappelle had made it clear that he did not approve of ViacomCBS licensing his Comedy Central series, Chappelle's Show, without paying him a dime. The comedian spoke about it during his recent Saturday Night Live monologue, and now he has done something about it. In a video, titled Unforgiven, which was posted on Instagram...
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