And to my surprise, you know what I didn't see?' he says.
'I didn't see one deplorable face in that group.
This will cap a banner year for the comedian - the previous specials marked his first concert specials in 12 years and they rocketed to success, while he also won an Emmy in September for Outstanding Guest Actor for his work hosting a 2016 episode of Saturday Night Live.
Chappelle said he encountered many Trump voters on Election Day of previous year: "To my surprise, you know what I didn't see?" Chappelle has slammed Mr. Trump in the past. The two specials ("Dave Chappelle: Equanimity", "Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation") will be available on December 31st and these are Dave's third and fourth comedy specials that have come out exclusively to Netflix in 2017. "You are poor - he's fighting for me!"
Chappelle, 44, reportedly inked a deal a year ago with Netflix worth $60 million dollars for a trio of comedy specials.
Chappelle went on to say that the Trump supporters he met seemed like "decent folk" but that he "felt sorry for them".
The teaser for the Netflix special, Equanimity, includes a timely Trump joke given recent passage of the doomed Republican tax bill. However, the other side of the argument states that lower-class people do benefit from tax cuts for businesses, because of what's called "trickle-down economics" - the concept which explains the way tax cuts stimulate economic growth, thus higher wages, and more jobs.