Aug. 24th, 1973
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Dave Chappelle's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2006 - Dave Chappelle's Block Party
2002 - Undercover Brother
2000 - Screwed
1999 - 200 Cigarettes
1999 - Blue Streak
1998 - You've Got Mail
1998 - Half Baked
1997 - The Real Blonde
1997 - Con Air
1996 - Joe's Apartment
1996 - The Nutty Professor
1993 - Undercover Blues
1993 - Robin Hood: Men in Tights
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Comedian (segment "Dave Chappelle")
- #43 on Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. He is the youngest person to make the list.
- 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.
- Grew up in Silver Spring, Maryland; Yellow Springs, Ohio; and Washington, D.C., and still lives in Yellow Springs, Ohio, with his wife and children.
- Is one of the few (if not only) celebrities to do advertisements for both Coca-Cola and Pepsi.
- (2004) Is currently in the beginning of talks about a movie involving his family and historical events they are fictionally involved in.
- His oldest son is named Sulayman.
- Sits in with 'Howard Stern (I)' (qv) when in New York. Chappelle is one of Stern's favorite comedians.
- His father taught music and voice at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio.