Man who tried to tackle Dave Chappelle was inspired by Will Smith ‘standing up for his wife’

The man who stormed the stage and tried to tackle Dave Chappelle during a comedy show earlier this month said he was inspired by Will Smith, who made a similar attack on Chris Rock at the Oscars. Isaiah Lee, 23, remains in jail following the May 3 attack, and has also said he was ‘triggered’ … Read more

Dave Chappelle’s attacker speaks for first time: says he was ‘triggered’ by the comedian’s jokes

The man who attacked Dave Chappelle on stage at a Los Angeles comedy show earlier this month said he was ‘triggered’ by the comedian’s jokes about gay people and homelessness, and told Chappelle he should be more sensitive. Isaiah Lee, 23, was charged with four misdemeanors after the May 3 attack – battery, possession of … Read more

Isaiah Lee says he was ‘triggered’ by Dave Chappelle’s jokes

The Los Angeles man accused of attacking Dave Chappelle said he was “triggered” by the comedian’s jokes about the LGBTQ community and homelessness – as he insisted he never wanted to harm the funnyman. In an exclusive jailhouse interview, Isaiah Lee told The Post that Chappelle should be more “sensitive” when it comes to the … Read more