Dave Chappelle

Sep 29, 2003  •  Post A Comment

Show: Comedy Central’s “Chappelle’s Show”
Length of time in current gig: 1 year
Date of birth: Aug. 24, 1973
Place of birth: Washington
Previous credits: “The Nutty Professor,” “Con Air,” “You’ve Got Mail”
Breakout moment: Dave Chappelle first gained Hollywood’s attention at the 1992 “Just for Laughs” comedy festival, but it wasn’t until “Chappelle’s Show” was the highest-rated premiere of a Comedy Central show among the network’s 18 to 49 target demographic that Mr. Chappelle became a cable-household name.
Who knew? Mr. Chappelle is an avid skateboarder.