Last updated on January 17th, 2019 at 09:22 am
No man succeeds without a supporting woman beside him. Well, the woman can be a mother as well as the lady whom a man loves. Elaine Chappelle, popularly known as the wife of a great comedian, Dave Chappelle can be a perfect example of this case as she has played a vital role in making her husband a perfect man. She is the one who has been very generous towards her husband. The astonishing career of Dave and the prosperous married life between the pair is likely because of her.
Know more about Elaine Chappelle kids: Kids of Chappelle Family | Sonal(Sanaa) Chappelle, Ibrahim Chappelle, and Sulayman Chappelle
|Birth Date:||August 31, 1974|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York|
|Height:||5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)|
|Net Worth:||$50 million|
|Ethnicity:||Multiracial Brown American|
In this article, you’ll find all the informations about Elaine Chappelle, Keep scrolling down.
Wiki/Bio Of Elaine Chappelle
Elaine Chappelle birth name was Elaine Mendoza Erfe. Her parents emigrated from the Philippines to the United States a few months before her birth, in the hopes of being able to build a better life for children.
Also, she was born in a Christian family on 31st August 1974 with zodiac sign Leo. She holds an American nationality and belongs to Filipino ethnicity.
Who Is Dave Chappelle?
Dave Chappelle began making appearances in films such as Robin Hood: Men In Tights and Half Baked in the mid-1990s. In 2003, Chappelle landed his show on Comedy Central, Chappelle’s Show.
He received two Emmy Award nominations for the wildly popular and controversial show, which frequently addressed race relations. He abruptly quit the show in 2006 and was out of the public eye for several years, until starting his comeback in 2013.
Elaine Chappelle And Dave Chappelle relationship
Elaine married Dave in 2001, after a quick dating. And I know you must be wondering when did Elaine Chappelle and Dave Chappelle meet? Elaine Chappelle hasn’t disclosed the previous information about their love life.
According to sources, first Elaine hesitated to date him because she wasn’t comfortable with people that have strong personalities. Later she recognized that he is a shy person and started liking him, and fell in love with each other.
Just sometimes before marriage, Dave converted to Islam, which he stated as being a part of his life although Elaine refused to change her religion after marriage. Elaine and Dave both have honest debates around each other’s faith.
Elaine Chappelle And Dave Chappelle’s Kids
The happy couple is blessed with two adorable sons named Sulayman Chappelle and Ibrahim Chappelle and a lovely daughter named Sonal Chappelle.
However, the couple and their children live in Yellow Springs Ohio, on 65-acre (260,000-meter square) near Antioch College, where Chappelle’s father, William David Chappelle III, taught music.
Life After Marriage Of Elaine Chappelle
Elaine Chappelle is a housewife and a mother of three children. Before marriage, Elaine used to dreams of being a great chef. But later, Elaine decided to stay at home and raise their children; this was an excellent step for ambitious women like her.
Her husband Dave is proud to have Elaine in his life and also Dave Chappelle has been quoted as saying that
“she doesn’t work as a professional chef, they regularly eat like Kings at home, thanks to her excellent culinary skills.”
As of 2017, she has managed some rental properties that her husband has purchased all over the Ohio states.
Elaine Chappelle appeared in a small part of Dave’s Chappelle’s show “The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle live at the Hollywood Palladium 2017” where Dave dedicated his entire show to her.
Dave Chappelle, the laugh-box is also an actor, writer, and producer. He has also, worked on movies and showed like; Chappelle Show, HBO Comedy Half Hour, Robinhood: Men in lights, The Nutty Professor and many others.
Here is a short clip from Chappelle Show, you might want to watch.
Dave has always considered Elaine as the reason for his success. Also, he revealed in the interview with MTV that Elaine once asked him what he would have done if he wasn’t a comedian and he didn’t have an answer. Who would thought that someone could only speak for a living?
Dave completely broke after his father’s death in 1998 which motivate him to move to South Africa. Dave told in an interview that he could not mourn for his father due to the pressure of his work.
The rumor spin in the media, accusing Chappelle of leaving his wife, of being drugs addict and having on self-medication. Elaine was shocked by the negative news, and later she encouraged her Dave Chappelle to stay in Africa until the rumor settle down as she did not believe him to be strong enough to deal with the media’s comment.
Elaine Chappelle: Rumors And Controversy
As of now, there are not any rumors regarding her personal and professional life. She is not from a showbiz background, hence, her personal and professional life is not much a news of any scandal.
Net Worth Of Elaine Chappelle
She came to fame after she tied the knot with stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer, Dave Chappelle. Although, she and Dave Chappelle proved to be a bi-racial couple icon.
Further, there is no information regarding her salary.
However, Elaine and Dave Chappelle estimated net worth of between $60 to $75 million.
Nevertheless, Dave is one of the top comedians in American history; it is sure that they have earned a fortune and enough money to live a luxurious life.
Elaine Chappelle: Description to Body Measurement
She is 5 feet 4 inches; her weight is about 55 kg. Further, her shoe size is 6(US), and dress size is unknown. Moreover, she has a pair of black hair and black eyes.
Five facts you don’t know about Elaine Chappelle
- The couple lives on a 65-acre farm with three kids.
- Elaine is the most motivating person in Dave’s life, and Dave considers her to his support system.
- Chappelle’s height is 5’1″.
- She has excellent culinary skills though she never became a professional chef.
- However, it was her choice to become a housewife.