Daphne Dorman, 44, was thanked in the credits of "Sticks & Stones," which premiered in August.
Dan Reed, whose Emmy-winning film told the stories of two men who accused the pop star of molestation, called the comedian's stand-up routine sickening.
In his Netflix special "Sticks & Stones," Chappelle performed a blatantly racist impression of a Chinese person as part of an anti-trans joke.
Dave Chappelle has a new comedy special called "Sticks & Stones."
The comedian said he doesn't believe them and doesn't believe Michael Jackson "did it."
Performers at Gem City Shine included Chance the Rapper and Stevie Wonder.
The Ohio city's mayor, Nan Whaley, tweeted that she is "so excited" about the Sunday event.
Past recipients of the prestigious award include Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Eddie Murphy and Ellen DeGeneres.
The comedian also told a crowd in West Hollywood this week that the R&B singer sent "goons" after him.
“He was so nice and truly made our day," the photographer said of the comedian.
The comedian says he's known Jealous "all my life" and believes the Democrat will "do the right thing by Maryland" if he's elected governor.
Chappelle, along with Jon Stewart, discussed Trump's rise to power in an interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour.
The comedian, who'd urged giving Trump "a chance" in a 2016 "SNL" monologue, lambasted the president in a CNN interview.
Kim, Kanye, Khloe and more turned all the way up for the pink-themed bash.
The Ben Jealous-Rushern Baker clash is the latest between national progressives and skeptical state party establishments.
The two comic legends are joining forces for a limited tour in June.
"I don’t know who those people think they are."
Giving out pizza is SO 2014.
The "DAMN." artist took home four awards Sunday night.