Chappelle's Show: Season 1

Chappelle's Show: Season 1

Chappelle's Show: Season 1

Dave Chappelle's singular, massively popular skit and stand-up show. Series one features the blind, black, white supremacist; crack addict Tyrone Biggums; and Wu-Tang Consultancy. Musical guests include Mos Def, Busta Rhymes, The Roots and De La Soul.

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Comedy
EPISODE 1.1
8 March 2021

Black White Supremacist

Dave pokes fun at an annoying Mitsubishi car commercial. Dave appears in a video to show Popcopy copy store employees how to annoy the customers. Dave makes a case for hip-hop's degradation of women, which... MORE ruins the legacy of Nat King Cole. Learn how to order your very own home stenographer. Dave plays a blind, angry white supremacist who joins the KKK, but doesn't know he's black.

EPISODE 1.2
8 March 2021

Introducing Tyrone Biggums

Dave plays crack addict Tyrone Biggums, who gives a speech to an elementary school classroom. Also featuring musical guest Mos Def.

EPISODE 1.3
8 March 2021

Love Those Breasts

Dave plays an angel who shows a woman, regretful of her large chest, the error of her ways in "It's a Wonderful Chest." A shopping network spoof finds QVC selling very odd and distasteful items.... MORE Dave also shares humorous outtakes from the classic miniseries "Roots." Also featuring musical performer Talib Kweli.

EPISODE 1.4
8 March 2021

Slavery Reparations

Dave gives out awards to women with great "New York Boobs" and assesses the problems that would result from offering slavery reparations. Also featuring musical guest Busta Rhymes.

EPISODE 1.5
8 March 2021

Great Moments in Hookup History

Dave looks at "Great Moments in Hook-Up History" and is an interview guest on "Inside Chappelle's Show Studio." Paul Mooney hosts a segment of "Ask a Black Dude." Redman offers up his new "Redman Potty... MORE Fresh" toilet cleaner in a commercial, and Dave shows a commercial for "Rocka Pads."

EPISODE 1.6
8 March 2021

The Mad Real World

Dave envisions what "The Real World" would be like with a black cast that includes one super white man. Also featuring musical performer David Broom.

EPISODE 1.7
8 March 2021

Wu-Tang Consulting Firm

Dave takes a look at a great moment in hook-up history and shows "Real Movies" based on "The Matrix" and a grim look at "Pretty Woman." The Wu Tang Clan advertises their new financial firm,... MORE and Paul Mooney offers up another segment of "Ask a Black Dude." A Jedi Scandal is exposed. Also featuring music performer Killer Mike.

EPISODE 1.8
8 March 2021

The Return of Tyrone Biggums

Dave looks at what really happened behind the scenes of the movies "Ghost" and "Half Baked." Dave goes inside the racism present among Hollywood's animal stars. Dave also returns as crackhead Tyrone Biggums, whose friends... MORE stage an intervention and take him to a rehab center. Also featuring a musical performance by Slum Village.

EPISODE 1.9
8 March 2021

Blackzilla

Dave invades Japan in the sci-fi-themed "Blackzilla" and stars in his own video game. Dave also offers up a look at the "Player Hater's Ball." Also featuring musical performer The Roots.

EPISODE 1.10
8 March 2021

Inner City Gang Wars

Dave looks at one of the world's greatest wars. He also examines R. Kelly's older videos to point out the future sex crimes that are indicated in the material. Also featuring another segment of "Ask... MORE a Black Dude" with Paul Mooney and a musical performance by GZA.

EPISODE 1.11
8 March 2021

Fisticuffs

Funkmaster Flex hires a rapper, played by Dave, who keeps repeating the same non-lyrical phrases over and over again. Dave visits a kid with cancer, but takes no mercy when he plays the kid at... MORE Playstation 2. Dave also buys a camera that has the power to see people's innermost thoughts. Also featuring music performer De La Soul.

EPISODE 1.12
8 March 2021

Trading Spouses

Dave delves into what would happen if couples attempted "Trading Spouses" and introduces a new family-oriented form of marijuana which contains no THC. Also featuring musical guest Blackstar.

Chappelle's Show: Season 1 / Reviews

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

He successfully walks a fine line, being punchy without offending.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Like Richard Pryor, George Carlin, and dozens of other comedians before him, Chappelle is incredibly interested in the contextual power of words.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

It's premature to dismiss Chappelle's Show after one subpar episode, it's worth a second chance on the host's cred alone...

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

A prankster with a mile-wide grin, Dave Chappelle knows no bounds when it comes to machine-gunned ridicule.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

What fuels this spotty but often funny sketch-comedy series is a kind of laid-back indignation, a refusal to believe that ignoring racial differences will make anyone's life better.

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