Elaine Chappelle -5 Facts You Don’t Know About Dave Chappelle’s Wife

April 02, 2018
Dave Chappelle and Elaine Chappelle sons

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 is popularly known as the wife of a comedian, Dave Chappelle who has played a vital role in making her husband an ideal man. She is the one who has been very generous towards her husband. The extraordinary career of Dave and the prosperous married life between the pair is likely because of her.

Elaine Chappelle
Elaine Chappelle

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Quick Bio

Age: 45 years
Birth Date: August 31, 1974
Horoscope: Virgo
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York
Education: N/A
Height: 5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)
Salary: N/A
Net Worth: $50 million
Ethnicity: Multiracial Brown American
Nationality: American
Weight: 55 Kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black

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. Furthermore, 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.

Dave Chappelle's wife Elaine Chappelle
Dave Chappelle’s wife, Elaine Chappelle

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 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.

Dave Chappelle and Elaine Chappelle daughter
Dave Chappelle and Elaine Chappelle’s daughter

Elaine Chappelle And Dave Chappelle’s Kids

The happy couple has 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 a big step for ambitious women like her. 

Her husband Dave is proud to have Elaine in his life and also Dave Chappelle has said 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.”

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.

Dave has always considered Elaine as the reason for his success. Who would thought that someone could only speak for a living?

Dave was 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.

Elaine was shocked by the negative news. Later, she asked Dave Chappelle to stay in Africa until the rumors were settled down.

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 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. 

Dave Chappelle and Elaine Chappelle sons
Dave Chappelle and Elaine Chappelle sons

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

  1. The couple lives on a 65-acre farm with three kids.
  2. Elaine is the most motivating person in Dave’s life, and Dave considers her to his support system.
  3. Chappelle’s height is 5′ feet 1 inch.
  4. She has excellent culinary skills though she never became a professional chef.
  5. However, it was her choice to become a housewife.


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