Name: Dave Chappelle
Birth Name: 
David Khari Webber Chappelle
Birth Date: 
August 24, 1973
Birth Place: 
Washington D.C.
Relationship Status: 
Married to Elaine Chappelle
Celebrity Ranking # 1950

Dave Chappelle Explains Reasons for Ditching Comedy Central on “The Late Show”

Posted Wednesday June 11, 2014 10:10 AM GMT

Back in 2005 he was on top of the world with a hit cable series and plenty of love from his fans, but Dave Chappelle elected to hit the eject button on “Chapelle’s Show” despite it all.

During his interview on “The Late Show with David Letterman,” the “Half-Baked” star explained, "I don't talk about it. Listen, here it is: Technically, I never quit. I'm seven years late for work."


Dave Chappelle Blames Plane Freakout on Bad Food

Posted Saturday July 3, 2010 2:00 PM GMT

He’s most known for his comedic behavior, but Dave Chappelle was the reason behind an emergency landing in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Friday night (July 2).

TMZ is reporting that a private jet with the “Chappelle Show” funnyman was forced to land because the pilot couldn’t handle his erratic behavior.