Dave Chappelle, a well-known American stand-up comedian, is probably familiar to most of you. Only a handful of you may be familiar with his older biological brother, William S. Chappelle.
Dave is most known for his participation in the sketch comedy series Chappelle’s Show, which ran from January 22, 2003, until July 23, 2006. He’s also the recipient of two Emmy Awards, three Grammy Awards, and the Mark Twain Prize.
William S. Chappelle Biography
William Sedar Chappelle was born in the United States on August 11, 1972, in Yellow Springs. He is the firstborn child of Yvonne Seon and William David Chappelle III. William, his father, worked as a statistician before becoming an Antioch College professor, while Yvonne, his mother, worked at Prince George’s Community College. Felicia Chappelle, his older sister, was born on May 8, 1968, and Dave Chappelle, his younger brother, was born on August 24, 1973.
William S. Chappelle’s Net Worth
Dave Chappelle, brother of William S. Chappelle, is one of the wealthiest stand-up comedians in the world, with a net worth of more than $50 million as of September 2023. His $60 million deal with Netflix for three specials is one of the largest deals ever made to a comedian.
Dave made around $47 million between June 2016 and June 2017, according to sources. He made $35 million the next year. In 2017, Forbes ranked him fourth on their list of the World’s Highest-Paid Comedians. He’s also appeared in a few big-budget movies. In 1993, he directed Robin Hood: Men in Tights, which grossed $35.7 million worldwide.
William S. Chappelle Wife, Marriage
William S. Chappelle who is 48 years old, leads a very low life. In terms of his personal life, some sources claim that he is married to a woman. He is married to a woman whose name is unknown to the media. Furthermore, the specifics of their wedding are being kept under wraps. They have two sons, Naseem and Sumayah Chappelle, as a result of their marriage. The four-person family now lives in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Aside from that, he, like his brother Dave, has converted to Islam.