Who is Dave Chappelle’s son, Sulayman Chappelle?

Sulayman Chappelle

Sulayman Chappelle is the son of Dave Chappelle . We all know who Dave is but we don’t really have any idea about his family members so, in this article we are trying to provide you information about Sulayman. But before that, a short introduction to Dave if you don’t know him. So, let us get started.

Who is Sulayman Chappelle?

Real Name Sulayman Chappelle
Nickname Sulayman
Profession Student
Birthplace Ohio, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity Afro-American
Religion Islam
Height in Centimeters 175 cm
Height in meters 1.75 m
Height in Inches 5 foot 9 inches
Weight in Kilograms 65 kgs
Weight in Pounds 143 lbs
Body Measurements 38-30-37
Chest Size 38
Waist Size 30
Biceps Size 37
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Father Dave Chappelle
Mother Elaine Chappelle
Brother Ibrahim Chappelle
Sister Sonal Chapelle

Sulayman Chappelle is the eldest child of Dave. His mother is Elaine Chappelle. Sulayman has two younger siblings. His younger brother is Ibrahim Chappelle and sister name is Sonal Chappelle.

As far as his childhood and birth information goes, we don’t have his exact birthdate. But we guess he can’t be older that 25. He might be around his early 20s.

If it was his father, we would have simply google Searched and got all the information about him. Dave was born in Washington om 1973, August 24.

Is Sulayman a Muslim name?

Yes. Sulayman is indeed a Muslim name. His father, Dave has been a religious man. He converted to Islam in around 1998. Dave has always made emphasized that he doesn’t really want to talk about religion but Islam holds a place in his life. This is the reason why he has given all his children Arabic names.

Sulayman is the named after Solomon, the King of Israel (according to Islam). His father also calls him George sometimes. Sulayman’s brother’s name is Ibrahim, he is named from Abraham – The  Muslim Prophet mentioned in the Quran. The literal translation is father of many in Arabic.

Similarly, their sister is named Sanaa which is Arabic for “to shine.”

Why is Sulayman Chappelle famous?

Well, it might be pretty obvious. His name is famous because of his Dad. But we don’t really know anything about Sulayman.

Even if he works hard and becomes a big shot, his father would still be regarded more famous because of his achievements. Dave has won both Emmy and Grammy for two times. His TV show “Chappelle’s Show” which used to air in the early to mid 2000s made him a really popular person in America.

Chappelle also has many hit movies such as Mel Brooks’ Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Con Air, The Nutty Professor, Con Air, Screwed, and You’ve got mail.

Before this, he was a really successful career as a comedian which he continues with many shows and tours. It will not be easy for him to get the fame like Dave. Sulayman also makes some public appearances but most of his life, he lives in private.

Sulayman Chappelle’s Mother

Sulayman’s mother is Elaine Chappelle. She was born on August 31, 1974. Elaine is originally Philippines, but she later immigrated to America. So, she is actually mixed.

Philippines is the only fully Christian Country in Asia so, Elaine is a devout Christian. She grew up in that environment. But the religious difference between Elaine and Dave does not create any problems. She is okay with her husband giving Arabic names to their children.

Net Worth and Social Media

Sulayman still lives with his parents. We had a really hard time to even get any basic info on him so, we don’t really know his net worth. He has avoided the public eye for a long time so, his net worth information is not known.

We won’t know his Net Worth unless he explicitly mentions it. But we do know his father’s net worth though. Dave is worth around 50 million dollars. This is an estimated sum though. The main source of this income is his deals with Netflix, brand endorsements and various investments. Forbes has kind of made the guess and the exact guess is that the net worth is around $47 million.

Moving on to Social media, Sulayman does not have a public Instagram or Facebook. He might have a private account though. In case of Dave, he is pretty famous in all social media platforms.

Who is Sulayman Chappelle’s Father Dave Chappelle?

Dave Chappelle’s real name is David Khari Webber Chappelle. He is a Stand Up comic, producer, actor and a writer. Dave was born on August 24, 1973.Dave’s brand of comedy is unique, it has been described by many as introspective, unfiltered and since he touches a lot of subjects, it is poignant as well.

He has the ability to shed light in different topics and make them funny. This talent for jokes and expression has made him really popular as well as respected. He has received many accolades such as the Mark Twain Prize, Emmys and even Grammys. He is well known for his satirical comedy.

He became a household name after his hit Chappelle’s Show. Dave and Neal Brennan wrote the show and it ran for three seasons.

After the three seasons, Chappelle went back to perform Stand-up comedy across America. By 2006, he was regarded as a genius American comedian. Billboard, in 2013, called him the best comic writer and in 2017, various magazines voted him as their best stand up comics of all time.

Relationship with his Father

While the public has never really seen Dave and Sulayman together, they still have a really great relationship with his father. Dave, in an interview with CBS in 2017 spoke about how his children, including Sulayman had really impacted his overall career as well as life.

He said in an interview, “Everything changed after I had children. I took my professional life more seriously. And I think, as a dude, I had more depth after I had kids.”

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