Chris Rock is one of the most famous comedians in Hollywood. But fans attending Chris Rock’s New Orleans show were spoiled with Eric Andre, Jeffrey Ross, and a surprise guest comedian, Dave Chappelle. Yes, you heard right. Dave Chappelle popped up for an unannounced appearance.
The details surrounding Rock’s Total Blackout tour is being kept under wraps with phones, cameras and other recording devices stored away, so Chappelle’s surprise visit was night revealed online via social media. In fact, press restrictions were in place as well. That said, The Times-Picayune was able to share some details from experience.
The Times-Picayune explained: “I know I was just here,” Chappelle said to open what became the pair’s 90-minute set, which began with Chappelle striding onstage underneath Rock’s giant logo on a screen above his head. Chappelle sauntered in, one hand grasping a microphone and the other a cigarillo that left a trail of smoke behind him as the audience realized what was happening and roared to its feet.”
“Tonight, you are all part of a social experiment. … Stranger things have happened in New Orleans,” Chappelle deadpanned to the audience, which included other celebrities like Tyra Banks and Rosario Dawson.”, Times-Picayune added.
Chris Rock was able to share several photos via Instagram showcasing the all-star lineup.
Chris Rock’s Total Blackout tour continues on Sunday with another show in New Orleans, Louisiana.
This news comes after the highly anticipated release of Dave Chappelle’s two-part stand-up show released on Netflix. All of which begs the question, is Dave Chappelle making a comeback?