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")
- Is very good friends with fellow comedian 'Mario Cantone' (qv), who appears in the "Ask A Gay Dude" segment on Chappelle's Show.
- 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)
- #43 on Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. He is the youngest person to make the list.
- Is one of the few (if not only) celebrities to do advertisements for both Coca-Cola and Pepsi.
- Turned down an offer to host the 2004 _MTV Video Music Awards 2004 (2004) (TV)_ (qv).
- 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.
- 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.
- Made the Forbes Celebrity 100 List with $12 million in earnings.