Dave Chappelle, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Education, Family , Wife ,Net worth, salary ,Netflix,

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Dave Chappelle Biography | Wikipedia

Dave Chappelle his real name is David Khari Webber Chappelle. He is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, and actor.

Dave is a recipient of numerous accolades, including three Grand Awards, The Mark Twain Prize the American highest comedy show, and four Emmy Awards.

He is known in Chappelle’s Show in the year 2003 to 2006 for his satirical comedy sketch. Later on, Dave quit the show and returned to performing stand-up comedy across the U.S.

Dave was called the Comic genius of America in the year 2006 by Esquire,  He has also appeared in several films including the comedy series Buddies.

Dave Chappelle Age | Birthday

How old is Dave Chappelle? Dave was born in The year 1973 on August 24th. He is 48 years old as of 2021. David celebrates his birthday every 24th of August of every year.

Dave Chappelle Height | Body measurements

How tall is Dave Chappelle? Dave has an approximate height of  5 feet 11 inches, he weighs an estimated weight of 16 lbs or 80kg in kilogram. His eye color is Dark Brown and his hair color is black.

Dave Chappelle Nationality | Ethnicity

What nationality is Dave Chappelle? Chappelle is an American by Nationality and an African-American (Including Ivorian) one-quarter African-Grenadian by Ethnicity.

Dave Chappelle Education

Dave attended Woodlin Elementary School. He later worked as an Usher in Ford’s Theatre in High School he then studied theatre arts at Washington’s Duke Ellington School of the Arts and then graduated from the same school.


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Chappelle grew up

Dave grew up in Silver Spring in Maryland, and after his parents separated. He stayed with his mother and he usually went to spend the summers in Ohio with his father.

Chappelle Net worth

Dave is an American Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer, and Actor who has an approximate net worth of $50 million. He got his net worth from films and TV shows. But his Netflix stand-up special, in particular, is the source of his fortune.

Dave Chappelle Salary

  • The salary he had in the year 2004  at Chappelle’s Show salary per season is  $1,000,000
  • Earnings  in 2005 were $12 Million
  • Salary in 2006  at Chappelle’s Show salary per season was $5,000,000
  • Earnings in 2015 were $7.5 Million
  • Earnings in 2016 were $16 Million
  • Salary in 2017 the amount he will receive for delivering three comedy specials to Netflix is $60,000,000.

Dave Chappelle Family

Dave was born to his parents, His father William David Chappelle III who was a Professor of vocal performance and a dean student at Antioch College in Yellow Springs Ohio.

while his Mother called Yvonne Seon worked at Unitarian University Ministry, she worked for Congolese Prime-minister Patrice Lumumba and has also been a  professor and University administrator at several institutions like Prince George’s Community College and also  Wright State University. Dave also has a stepmother and also a stepbrother.

Dave Chappelle Wife

Is Dave Chappelle married? Chappelle married her wife in 2001 by the name Elaine Mendoza Erfe. Dave converted to Islam in the year 1991 though he never talks about his religion in public. Dave and his wife and three children live on a 65-acre farm near Yellow Springs Ohio.

Dave Kids

Chappelle and his wife Elaine are blessed with three kids, two boys  Sulayman and Ibrahim, and their daughter Sanaa.

Dave Chappelle SNL

In the year 2016 on November 12th, Dave made his hosting debut on Saturday Night Live the weekend after Donald Trump won the Presidential election in the year 2016.

He made his first television interview since production ceases in season three, on The Oprah Winfrey Show. He later left the show due to an uncomfortable work environment and losing his creative control according to how his statement.

Dave Chappelle Netflix

On November 21st in the year 2016 Netflix announced the release of a new Standup comedy special from Dave in 2017 while paying him $ 20 million per special, On March 21st, 2017 the first two specials were released on Netflix,  and hail directly from Dave’s personal comedy vault, Deep in ” The Heart Of Texas” which was filmed in April 2015 and “The Age of Spin” which was filmed in March 2016. The specials marked the comedian’s first concert specials released in 12 years and were later pronounced a success and most viewed on Netflix.