Married to one of the successful comedians of his era, Elaine Chappelle is the wife of famous comedian Dave Chappelle. Despite being married to one of the greatest talents in comedy, Elaine has been able to keep a low profile; very less is known about the beautiful wife of the funny man Dave Chappelle.
Elaine should not be defined by her marriage to the celebrity husband Dave Chappelle. She is her own person and has her way of life as well. We are here to talk about Elaine Chappelle, her life, her achievements, and net worth.
Elaine Chappelle lives with her husband in a 3,154 sq ft house situated on over 39 acres of pristine farmland and surrounded by foliage. The house is located on the southwest of Yellow Springs, Ohio.
Dave Chappelle has an estimated net worth of $42 million as of 2019. His earnings for the year 2004 was about $1 million, as that was his salary per season for the Chappelle Show.
His salary was then incremented by $4 million in the year 2006 and he started receiving $5 million for every season of the Chappelle Show.
Dave Chappelle had estimated earnings of $16 million in the year 2016, an $8.5 million rise in his earnings, which was $7.5 million in the year 2015.
In 2017, Elaine's husband Dave Chappelle signed a deal with Netflix which is said to be of around $60 million. Keeping all of these into account, the net worth of Elaine Chappelle is estimated to be more than $25 million.
Dave Chappelle has a signed a contract to deliver three specials to Netflix.
Elaine Chappelle's professional life before her marriage with Dave Chappelle is not known and has never been discussed in the media. Dave Chappelle does grab the attention of the media but he has kept things about his wife and children private. Less is known about Elaine's career, but her dream while growing up was to become a chef.
Elaine Chappelle never got around to accomplishing that dream as she chose to become a housewife to take better care of her three children rather than follow her professional dreams.
However, she does keep up the practice of her culinary skills and prepares a meal for her family. She manages a number of rental properties that her husband has purchased across Ohio.
Dave Chappelle is considered great by many, but he is not without his fair share of controversies and struggles. Elaine was there to support him through all of his difficult time for the last 17 years.
She married Dave Chappelle in 2001 and since then, Elaine Chappelle has been the part of a long and successful marriage which runs strong to this day.
The couple has three kids together; two sons, Sulayman Chappelle and Ibrahim Chappelle, and a daughter Sonal Chappelle. Elaine has been a strong supporter of Dave and has been there in his toughest times.
Before her marriage to Dave Chappelle, Elaine Chappelle was Elaine Mendoza Erfa. She was born in Brooklyn, New York on August 31, 1974, and is of Filipino descent. The relationship between Dave and Elaine was kept a secret and not much was heard about them dating until they tied the knot.
Dave Chappelle is not new to sharing stories of about his wife and kids for a joke and making the fans laugh. Many people do not take kindly to their experiences being shared with the public but there have not been any issues regarding this matter with Elaine.
It shows that she is a good wife to her husband and is one of the reasons for having a long-lasting and successful marriage.