David Khari Webber Chappelle is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is known for his satirical comedy sketch series Chappelle's Show.

Comedian Dave Chappelle was attacked on stage on Tuesday night while performing at an event titled Netflix Is A Joke in Los Angeles.

He was finishing up his performance when a man ran on-stage and lunged at him knocking him to the floor.

Security and his entourage then cornered the man as Dave joked about him getting ‘stomped' backstage.” as per the Independent.

A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. Check below