Aug. 24th, 1973
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Dave Chappelle's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- His oldest son is named Sulayman.
- His father taught music and voice at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
- (2004) Is currently in the beginning of talks about a movie involving his family and historical events they are fictionally involved in.
- He has gone on "Late Night with 'Conan O'Brien' (qv)" 8 times so far, more appearances than he has had on all other talk shows combined.
- #43 on Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. He is the youngest person to make the list.
- Was in talks to play 'Rick James (II)' (qv) in a film about James' life. Prior to James' death, due to some content objections by 'Rick James (II)' (qv) himself, it was decided the project would not happen. (2004)
- Sits in with 'Howard Stern (I)' (qv) when in New York. Chappelle is one of Stern's favorite comedians.
- His mother has been a professor at Howard University, Wilberforce University, Central State University and University of Maryland. She is also a Unitarian Universalist minister.