In L.A.'s Hollywood Bowl, Dave Chappelle attacked
Onstage at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, comedian Dave Chappelle was attacked by a man who appeared to run onto the stage and tackle him.
The sudden interruption didn't seem to affect Chappelle, who later joked with fellow comedian and actor Jamie Foxx onstage that he'd gotten revenge on his attacker.
Twitter videos appeared to show the attacker being detained by police outside the venue and then loaded into an ambulance with visible injuries.
Several people onstage attacked the man immediately after he attacked Chappelle, according to witnesses and videos.
Despite multiple videos taken by audience members, cell phone use was officially banned during the performance.
The initial attack's motive remained unclear, and the LAPD did not respond to a request for information from
The transgender community slammed Chappelle's latest Netflix special, "The Closer," which aired in October.
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