Dave Chappelle (born August 24, 1973) is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Chappelle is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Emmy Awards and two Grammy Awards as well as a Mark Twain Prize.
He is most known for his iconic and acclaimed satirical comedy sketch series Chappelle’s Show (2003–2006).
Chappelle has also appeared in several films, including Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), The Nutty Professor (1996), Con Air (1997), You’ve Got Mail (1998), Blue Streak (1999), Undercover Brother (2002), Chi-Raq (2015), and A Star Is Born (2018). His first lead role was in the 1998 comedy film Half Baked.
In 2016, he signed a $20 million-per-release comedy-special deal with Netflix and, as of 2019, he has released five stand up specials under the deal.
As of January 10th, Dave Chappelle has not made any public appearance on video where he states his support. However, several people have reported that during recent stand up shows, Dave Chappelle has voiced his support for Andrew Yang.
In addition to this, Chappelle has met with Andrew and his campaign staff to offer his support. The result of that meeting, as you can see in the video below, is that Dave Chappelle will perform two shows in South Carolina, to benefit Andrew Yang’s run for president.