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Dave Chappelle Net Worth

Dave Chappelle Net Worth

Net Worth: $42 Million

  • Source of Wealth Television
  • Birth Place Washington, D.C., United States
  • Height 6' 0" (1.82 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Elaine Chappelle)
  • Full Name David Khari Webber Chappelle
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth August 24, 1973
  • Ethnicity African- American
  • Occupation Comedian, Actor, Writer
  • Education Duke Ellington School of the Arts
  • Children 3 (Sulayman, Sonal, Ibrahim)
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About Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle is known as a comedian, sketch comic, and as an actor with a net worth around $42 million. His wealth is mostly due to the success of The Chappelle’s Show. He began his career in the entertainment business in 1993 when he played a role in the movie Robin Hood: Men in Tights. After that, he continued to have minor roles in movies like The Nutty Professor, Blue Streak, and Con Air. It wasn’t until 1998 that he had his first lead role in the movie Half Baked. Dave Chappelle only really became popular when he starred in his sketch comedy series The Chappelle’s Show in 2003.

Chappelle retired abruptly in 2005 when he left South Africa┬áduring the production of the third season. He had stated that The Chappelle’s Show was “ruining his life”, and that he hated working 20 hours a day because he was not able to focus on his stand-up career, which was the most important to him.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Dave Chappelle's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2017 N/A
Salary 2017

Amount he will receive for delivering three comedy specials to Netflix

Earnings 2016 $16 Million
Earnings 2015 $7.5 Million
Earnings 2006 $22 Million
Salary 2006

Chappelle's Show salary per season

Earnings 2005 $12 Million
Earnings 2004 N/A
Salary 2004

Chappelle's Show salary per season

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