Dave Chappelle

Comedian / Street Artist / Screenwriter / Journalist / Film Producer | * 08/24/1973 (47) | Washington, District of Columbia, USA
David Khari Webber Chappelle (born August 24, 1973) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Chappelle is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Emmy Awards and three Grammy Awards as well as a Mark Twain Prize. He is known for his satirical comedy sketch series Chappelle's Show (2003–2006). The series, co-written with Neal Brennan, ran until Chappelle quit the show in the middle of production of the third season. After leaving the show, Chappelle returned to performing stand-up comedy across the U.S. By 2006, Chappelle was called the "comic genius of America" by Esquire and, in 2013, "the best" by a Billboard writer. In 2017, Rolling Stone ranked him No. 9 in their "50 Best Stand Up Comics of All Time." Chappelle has appeared in several films, including Mel Brooks's Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), The Nutty Professor (1996), Con Air (1997), You'v..."> ()
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David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle was born on August 24, 1973 in Washington, D.C. He is a comedian, screenwriter, television/film producer and actor. Chappelle began his film career in the film Robin Hood: Men in Tights in 1993 and continued to star in minor roles in the films The Nutty Professor, Con Air, and Blue Streak. His first lead role in a film was in Half Baked in 1998. In 2003, he became widely known for his popular sketch comedy television series, Chappelle's Show, which ran until 2006. Comedy Central ranked him forty-third in its list of the 100 greatest stand-up comedians.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Documentaries | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Dave Chappelle

3x Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

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Movies with Dave Chappelle as Actor(38)

as himself2020 Dave Chappelle: 8:46
as Himself (Archival Footage)2019 Fyre Fraud
as himself2018 Quincy
as George "Noodles" Stone2018 A Star Is Born
as himself2017 Def Comedy Jam 25
as Morris2015 Chi-Raq
as Conspiracy Brother2002 Undercover Brother
as Rusty P. Hayes2000 Screwed
as Tulley1999 Blue Streak
as Disco Cabbie1999 200 Cigarettes
as Kevin Jackson1998 You've Got Mail
as Lenny1998 Woo
as Thurgood Jenkins / Sir Smoke-a-Lot1998 Half Baked
as Zee1998 The Real Blonde
as Joe Parker1997 Con Air
as Black Forrest Gump1997 Bowl of Pork
as Cockroach (voice)1996 Joe's Apartment
as Reggie Warrington1996 The Nutty Professor
as Ron1994 Getting In

TV Shows/Series with Dave Chappelle as Actor(18)

Movies with Dave Chappelle as Crew(17)

Writing/Writer2020 Dave Chappelle: 8:46
Production/Executive Producer2017 Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin
Production/Executive Producer2017 Dave Chappelle: Equanimity
Writing/Writer2017 Dave Chappelle: Equanimity
Production/Executive Producer2017 Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation
Production/Producer2005 Dave Chappelle's Block Party
Writing/Author2005 Dave Chappelle's Block Party
Production/Executive Producer2004 Dave Chappelle: For What It's Worth
Production/Executive Producer2000 Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly
Writing/Writer1998 Half Baked

Additional Information

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Born: Friday, 08/24 1973 (August) in Washington, D.C. (current age: 47 years + 30 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Related to: William D. Chappelle
Other names for Dave Chappelle (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Ντέιβ Σαπέλ"
"David Khari Webber Chappelle"
Dave Chappelle frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (32x, Actor)
Bill Hader (24x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Stan Lathan (13x, Crew)
Martin Short (12x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (10x, Actor)
Chris Rock (10x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (9x, Actor)
Scarlett Johansson (9x, Actress)
Mike Myers (9x, Actor)
Jon Stewart (9x, Actor)
Jay Leno (8x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1187, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/11/2020