Dave Chappelle

Born Aug 24, 1973

David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle is an American comedian, screenwriter, television/film producer, actor, and artist. 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.… Read More

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1973 Birth Born on August 24, 1973.


1993 19 Years Old After beginning his film career in 1993 as Ahchoo in Mel Brooks' Robin Hood: Men in Tights, he landed supporting roles in box office hits including The Nutty Professor, Con Air, and Blue Streak. … Read More


1994 - 1996 3 More Events
1997 23 Years Old He had a minor role in 1997's Con Air which made $26 million after production costs.
At the beginning of 1998, he did a stand-up performance for HBO Comedy Half-Hour.
1999 25 Years Old In 1999, he appeared in the Martin Lawrence film Blue Streak, which made $117 million at the box office.
2000 26 Years Old In 2000, Chappelle recorded his first hour-long HBO special, Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly, in Washington, DC.
2002 28 Years Old He followed this up with an appearance as "Conspiracy Brother" in the 2002 racial satire Undercover Brother.
2003 29 Years Old In 2003, Chappelle debuted his own weekly sketch comedy show on Comedy Central called Chappelle's Show. … Read More


In June 2004, based on the popularity of the "Rick James" sketch, it was announced that Chappelle was in talks to portray James in a biopic from Paramount Pictures, also owned by Viacom. … Read More
2005 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2005, Chappelle performed impromptu stand-up shows in Los Angeles. … Read More
2006 - 2009 3 More Events
He appeared again on Inside the Actors Studio in 2013, for its 250th episode.


2014 40 Years Old 1 More Event
He made his first major New York City appearance in eleven years, performing ten nights at Radio City Music Hall in June 2014.
2015 41 Years Old In 2015, Chappelle appeared in the Spike Lee film, Chi-Raq, his first film role in 13 years. … Read More
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