Dave Chappelle Gives First Political Endorsement To Man Who Supported Him When He Left ‘Chappelle Show’

Dave Chappelle did a first in his career, he is now endorsing someone in the political arena. Yesterday, Chappelle would sit side by side with former NAACP president Ben Jealous, to tell MSNBC why he was endorsing his longtime-friend for Governor of Maryland. At the core of Chappelle’s reason to support Jealous was that he trusted him. In fact, Chappelle would provide insight on how much he trusted Jealous by revealing that he counseled with Ben during his exit at The Chappelle Show’. “When I got in trouble with my show… he was like my confidant… he was like a rock for me..,” Chappelle would elaborate to MSNBC host Ari Melber.

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