Dave Chappelle wife is Elaine Chappelle. Dave met Elaine in New York and this came after he (Dave) moved to Brooklyn New York after graduating from High School to follow his dream.
Dave Chappelle’s wife is considered a celebrity and throughout her 20-year marriage with Dave Chappelle, Elaine values family so much and this is evident in the fact that she gave up her goals to work behind Dave.
Anyone who is a dedicated Chappelle enthusiast is aware that the comedian often sprinkles his shows with stories concerning his loved ones. But he doesn’t divulge any details about the family members as he prefers to keep details about his private life from the spotlight.
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Who Is Dave Chappelle’s Wife?
Dave Chappelle wife is Elaine Chappelle. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, on August 31, 1974, with her family being a Christian Filipino family. As mentioned earlier, since her family is Filipino, then she is a full Filipino.
She is also considered an American-Filipino and it has been established that a few months before her birth, her parents moved to the USA from the Philippines to seek greener pastures.
Dave Chappelle married Elaine in 2001 and so far they have three children – Sulaymana, Ibrahim, Sonal, and Elaine Chappelle. Although it is known that they have three children, however, these children have been off the public domain.
How Did Dave And Elaine Chappelle Meet?
According to Chappelle, he and Elaine first began to meet in the early 1990s when the comedian relocated into New York for his stand-up career. They later tied the knot after he had scored roles in a number of films: Mel Brooks’ Robin Hood: Men in Tights, The Nutty Professor, and Half-Baked.
Elaine Chappelle Net Worth
Even though Elaine Chappelle neglected her career just to support her loving husband, she has some good money in her name as she reportedly has $50 million as her net worth.
You would be wondering what she does for a living by now. Well, she initially wanted to become a professional chef, however, this changed as she sacrificed her dream to focus on her family with Dave.
She and her beautiful family reside in the Yellow Springs mansion in Ohio which is spread on a 65- acre farm and the mansion is valued to be $2.5 million. The house has three bedrooms and three bathrooms.
Dave Chappelle Wife And Kids
The Filipino American Elaine Chappelle have three children so far in the marriage. They have two sons and a daughter. Their names are Sulayman Chappelle, Ibrahim Chappelle, and daughter Sonal Chappelle.