Aug. 24th, 1973
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Dave Chappelle's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- Due to the popularity of his show, Comedy Central's parent company Viacom cut a $50 million deal with him that will continue the production of _"Chappelle's Show" (2003)_ (qv) for two more years and will allow him to do side projects.
- Wife Elaine is a Filipina.
- 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.
- Is one of the few (if not only) celebrities to do advertisements for both Coca-Cola and Pepsi.
- Often appears opposite a _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv) star: _Screwed (2000)_ (qv) (with 'Norm MacDonald (I)' (qv)), _Half Baked (1998)_ (qv) (with 'Jim Breuer' (qv)), and _Undercover Brother (2002)_ (qv) (with 'Chris Kattan (I)' (qv)).
- Was best friends and frequent co-writers with 'Neal Brennan' (qv). Their partnership ended when Chappelle abruptly left _"Chappelle's Show" (2003)_ (qv) in its third season.
- (2004) Is currently in the beginning of talks about a movie involving his family and historical events they are fictionally involved in.
- Made the Forbes Celebrity 100 List with $12 million in earnings.