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

the event a man can be seen charging on to the stage and tackling Chappelle before the recording cuts out.

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

The event was being held at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles which is featuring big name stars  like Pete Davidson, Snoop Dogg, Seth Rogan and Bill Burr.

A video was also shared by Twitter user @ab_a_w_p showing the attacker on a stretcher being treated after the show.

comedian Chris Rock came on to stage afterwards and asked “Was that Will Smith?