Actor and Comedian Gregory Mariano Period 3
 
Early Life <ul><li>Full name David Khari Webber Chappelle. </li></ul><ul><li>Born in Washington D.C. on August 24, 1973. <...
<ul><li>In June 1991, he graduated from Duke Ellington School of the Arts and majored in theatre arts. </li></ul><ul><li>H...
 
Early Career <ul><li>His first major film role was playing Ahchoo in Robin Hood: Men in Tights. </li></ul><ul><li>He was o...
Chappelle’s Show <ul><li>The series premiered on January 22, 2003 with the blind KKK leader Clayton Bigsby that is an Afri...
 
Trouble in Season 3 <ul><li>Dave left the set during the production of Season 3 and said that he was unhappy with the dire...
Personal Life <ul><li>Dave Chappelle has stated that he is a Muslim. </li></ul><ul><li>Stated that he likes to play video ...
 
Bibliography <ul><li>Google for images </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Chappelle#cite_note-12 </li></u...
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Dave Chappel Type 2

  1. 1. Actor and Comedian Gregory Mariano Period 3
  2. 3. Early Life <ul><li>Full name David Khari Webber Chappelle. </li></ul><ul><li>Born in Washington D.C. on August 24, 1973. </li></ul><ul><li>His father William David Chappelle III was a professor at Antioch College. </li></ul><ul><li>His mother Yvonne was a professor at Howard University and the University of Maryland. </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>In June 1991, he graduated from Duke Ellington School of the Arts and majored in theatre arts. </li></ul><ul><li>He later moved to New York to pursue a career in comedy. </li></ul><ul><li>He performed at the famous Apollo Theater located in Harlem, where he got booed off the stage by the audience on their famous “amateur night”, but found the experience to be enlightening. </li></ul>
  4. 6. Early Career <ul><li>His first major film role was playing Ahchoo in Robin Hood: Men in Tights. </li></ul><ul><li>He was offered the role of Bubba in Forest Gump, but turned it down because he saw it as racially demeaning. He later admits to regretting that decision. </li></ul>
  5. 7. Chappelle’s Show <ul><li>The series premiered on January 22, 2003 with the blind KKK leader Clayton Bigsby that is an African American but doesn’t know it. </li></ul><ul><li>The series was successful enough to have two seasons and extremely high DVD sales. </li></ul>
  6. 9. Trouble in Season 3 <ul><li>Dave left the set during the production of Season 3 and said that he was unhappy with the direction the show had taken and the pressure from the network. </li></ul><ul><li>He left the United States and went to South Africa without any word to the public. </li></ul><ul><li>He denied leaving because of drugs or mental problems, but said it was to reflect on his life and career. </li></ul>
  7. 10. Personal Life <ul><li>Dave Chappelle has stated that he is a Muslim. </li></ul><ul><li>Stated that he likes to play video games like Grand Theft Auto, NBA Street, and World of Warcraft. </li></ul><ul><li>Can play the piano </li></ul><ul><li>Is married to Elaine Mendoza (Filipina), has two boys named Sulayman, and Ibrahim. </li></ul>
  8. 12. Bibliography <ul><li>Google for images </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Chappelle#cite_note-12 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.imdb.com/find?s=all&q=Elaine+Chappelle&x=0&y=0 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.popstarsplus.com/actors_davechappelle.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.chappelletheory.com </li></ul>

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