Dave Chappelle Says He Regrets Not Returning Boyfriend Bob Saget’s Text

Dave Chappelle is reeling from the sudden death of his close friend Bob Saget at age 65 in a Florida hotel room on Sunday.

On Thursday, the 48-year-old star said he also regretted not returning the Full House actor’s last text message before he died.

“Man, he just texted me and I saw the text yesterday and never texted him back because I was just busy,” Chappelle said in a clip shared by TMZ on Friday. ‘Yes, it happens. I’m just saying this to remind you: these moments are precious.’

Regret: Dave Chappelle is reeling from the sudden death of his close friend Bob Saget at age 65 in a Florida hotel room on Sunday.  On Thursday, the 48-year-old star said he also regretted not returning the Full House actor's last text message before he died.  Seen in October

Regret: Dave Chappelle is reeling from the sudden death of his close friend Bob Saget at age 65 in a Florida hotel room on Sunday. On Thursday, the 48-year-old star said he also regretted not returning the Full House actor’s last text message before he died. Seen in October

David was doing a standup at the Peppermint Club in Los Angeles on Thursday night when he made the comments.

The comedian began by saying that he is “getting old” and that at his age “a lot of people I know die” because he started comedy young.

“All my peers are older than me,” he said.

And the TV star also said that – like the rest of the world – he “hasn’t seen Bob’s” [death] coming.’

And then Chappelle told me he hadn’t returned Bob’s text on time.

Painful: “Man, he just texted me and I saw the text yesterday and never texted him back because I was just busy,” Chappelle said in a clip shared by TMZ Friday. ‘Yes, it happens. I’m just saying this to remind you: these moments are precious.’ Bob in 2016

Also during his Peppermint set, Chappelle touched the backlash, stumbling upon the transphobic comments he made in his October Netflix comedy special The Closer.

“The new me won’t be making any of those transphobic bigot jokes,” he said Thursday.

Someone yelled, “F*** them, Dave,” and Chappelle broke in, “I’m going to tell you one more thing, I’m not fighting the transgender community – that’s ridiculous. I don’t blame the L’s, the B’s, the G’s or the T’s…blame the Jews! Someone else’s fault.’

Saget – who was known to audiences around the world for his role as Danny Tanner on the sitcom Full House – was found dead Sunday in his hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida, while touring with his stand-up. . show.

Old Friends: Chappelle is seen here with Saget (back row) as well as John Mayer (far left) and Ryan Adams (front center)

Old Friends: Chappelle is seen here with Saget (back row) as well as John Mayer (far left) and Ryan Adams (front center)

Old Friends: Chappelle is seen here with Saget (back row) as well as John Mayer (far left) and Ryan Adams (front center)

In a statement, police told E! News: “On 9/1/2022, just after 4 p.m., officers on the 4000 block of Central Florida Parkway (Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes) responded to a man-down call. “On arrival, they found an unresponsive man in a hotel room. The man, identified as Robert Lane Saget, was pronounced dead at the scene. We have no information on the cause of death.’

His cause of death has not yet been released, although no signs of drug use or malicious intent were reported Friday.

The star – who also provided the narrator’s voice on the comedy series How I Met Your Mother – is survived by his wife Kelly Rizzo and his three children Aubrey, 34, Lara, 32, and Jennifer, 29, who he has with ex- wife Sherri Kramer.

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen — who shared the role of Bob’s daughter Michelle Tanner in “Full House” and played the part from the age of six months to nine years — said in a statement they were “deeply saddened” by their co-workers. star’s death.

Mourning his friend: Saget’s funeral will reportedly take place on Friday in the presence of “friends and family.” And early Friday morning John Stamos, the late Full House comedian, said he was struggling to cope.

The 35-year-old twin actresses told Page Six: “Bob was the most loving, compassionate and generous man. We are deeply saddened that he is no longer with us, but know that he will continue to be by our side to lead us as gracefully as he always has. We are thinking of his daughters, wife and family and extend our condolences.”

The funeral will reportedly take place Friday in the presence of “friends and family.”

And early Friday morning John Stamos, the late Full House comedian, said he was struggling to cope.

“Today is going to be the hardest day of my life,” the actor began. “God, give me the serenity to accept the things I can’t change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to tell the difference.”

Before the funeral: “Today will be the hardest day of my life,” the actor began. “God, give me the serenity to accept the things I can’t change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to tell the difference”

showbiz411 was the first to report that the funeral would take place on Friday and would be private.

Previously, Stamos had said he was struggling with the loss of his friend. “The mornings are tough. Midday comes in waves. Usually bad. The night is tough,” the 58-year-old actor said in a Tweet on Thursday evening.

Stamos honored the actor on Tuesday in a tribute post on his Instagram. “I’m not ready to accept that he’s gone – I’m not going to say goodbye just yet,” John began his caption. “I’m going to picture him out there, still on the road, doing what he loves with all his heart and humor.”

John and Bob worked together on Full House from 1987 to 1995 and were reunited in 2016 for the reboot show, Fuller House.

John continued in his caption, saying, ‘He’s on stage, killer! Another two-hour set for a few hundred of the happiest people on Earth. They laugh so hard they cry.

Full House: John and Bob worked together on Full House from 1987-95 and were brought back together in 2016 for the reboot show, Fuller House.

Full House: John and Bob worked together on Full House from 1987-95 and were brought back together in 2016 for the reboot show, Fuller House.

Full House: John and Bob worked together on Full House from 1987-95 and were brought back together in 2016 for the reboot show, Fuller House.

“On the way to the hotel, he calls his beautiful, loving wife, Kelly. He says he feels 26 again, alive! Then asks her to take a picture he wants to post. She tells him it doesn’t need fixing, and tells him how handsome he is. He tells her that he loves her with all his heart.

“And when he comes to the hotel to lay his head on the pillow, he misses his daughters, his family, his friends. God, he loves us all so much. And he goes to sleep dreaming when we will meet again – and he laughs. I know in my heart that he is laughing, and he still hears the laughter from a few hours ago.

“I’m just not ready to say goodbye yet. Maybe tomorrow. Could be.’

The original cast: “I’m not ready to accept that he’s gone – I’m not going to say goodbye just yet,” John began his caption. ‘I’m going to picture him out there, still on the road, doing what he loves with all his heart and humor’

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