Comic Dave Chappelle is about to make his return to the “Saturday Night time Stay” stage.
“SNL” confirmed that Chappelle would deal with internet hosting duties through the Nov. 12 version of the Emmy-winning present.
Chappelle, who has received two Emmys for Greatest Comedy Visitor Actor on “SNL,” will likely be internet hosting the present for the third time.
The 49-year-old final hosted “SNL” with musical visitor the Foo Fighters in November 2020, when it was this system’s first episode for the reason that US Presidential election.
Chappelle will likely be accompanied by the New York rap duo Black Star, who launched “No Worry of Time” in Might, because the present’s musical visitor.
The sketch comedy veteran has not returned because the present’s host since his Netflix particular “The Nearer” launched in 2021, during which he enraged many inside Netflix over his homophobic and transphobic feedback.
Chappelle performing a sketch with Kate Mckinnon throughout his first internet hosting spot on Nov. 12, 2016.NBCU Photograph Financial institution/NBCUniversal by way of
Netflix’s co-CEO and chief content material officer, Ted Sarandos, initially defended Chappelle however later backtracked and apologized to Netflix workers after they expressed a lot outrage over Chappelle’s particular.
Chappelle has doubled down on his feedback in a video he posted in Oct. 2021, the place he was quoted saying, “I mentioned what I mentioned,” in response to criticism over his particular.
Chappelle has admitted that he has no beef with the LGBTQ+ neighborhood.
“It’s about company curiosity. And what I can say! And what I can’t say!”