Aug. 24th, 1973
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Dave Chappelle's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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- 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)
- 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.
- 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.
- His favorite show is MTV's _"The Real World" (1992)_ (qv).
- Is very good friends with fellow comedian 'Mario Cantone' (qv), who appears in the "Ask A Gay Dude" segment on Chappelle's Show.
- Wife Elaine is a Filipina.
- His oldest son is named Sulayman.
- #43 on Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. He is the youngest person to make the list.