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 - Host
Himself - Comedian (segment "Dave Chappelle")
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- 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.
- 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.
- His favorite show is MTV's _"The Real World" (1992)_ (qv).
- Wife Elaine is a Filipina.
- #43 on Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. He is the youngest person to make the list.
- His father taught music and voice at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
- Is very good friends with fellow comedian 'Mario Cantone' (qv), who appears in the "Ask A Gay Dude" segment on Chappelle's Show.