CHAPPELLE'S SHOW TURNS 13 YEARS OLD

Chappelle's Show Turns 13 Years Old
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CHAPPELLE'S SHOW TURNS 13 YEARS OLD



Written by Dont Panic
22 Friday 22nd January 2016

13 years ago today, Chappelle's Show debuted on Comedy Central. The programme (which Dave Chappelle co-wrote with fellow humourist Neal Brennan) became immensely well-known despite its short overall run; this was down to Chappelle's willingness to mock pretty much anything, whether it's a ludicrous crackhead, the U.S. political system or washed up pop star Rick James. It drew critical acclaim yet a lot of controversy and by series three Chappelle felt burnt out by it, which resulted in only two full series and a handful of other episodes. 

After all that time, let's see how it holds up (pretty well, all things considered). 

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