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Dave Chappelle

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Dave Chappelle's career started while he was in high school at Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, DC where he studied theatre arts. At the age of 14, he began performing stand-up comedy in nightclubs. Shortly after graduation, he moved to New York City where he quickly established himself as a major young talent. At the age of 19, Chappelle made his film debut in Robin Hood: Men in Tights. Chappelle then starred in the short-lived sitcom, Buddies and had a featured role in The Nutty Professor.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Lil Jon to Dave Chappelle
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Dave Chappelle
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- 66 days ago
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- 94 days ago
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- 157 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- Let Me Teach You About MLK Jr. Day (VIDEO)

Dave Chappelle
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- 163 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- Hell Yes, I'll Open for Eddie Murphy, Just One Problem ... (VIDEO)

Dave Chappelle
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- 253 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- I'm Riding a Flyboard, Bitch! (PHOTO)

Dave Chappelle
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Dave Chappelle strapped himself onto one of those flyboards this weekend while vacationing in the Caribbean, and had an awesome time! Maybe? Probably not. The look on Dave's face screams ... I'm… READ MORE >

- 324 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Dave Chappelle
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- 421 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- Crowd Demands Refunds for Slurry, Half Baked Show

Dave Chappelle
Crowd Demands Refunds For Slurry, Half Baked Show

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- 432 days ago

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