Meet Ibrahim Chappelle, Dave Chappelle’s Son

Ibrahim Chappelle is the son of Dave Chappelle and his partner, Elaine Mendoza. He, who was born on 11th April 2003 and is currently 21 years old. Though a celebrity himself, the media is attracted to the young lad because of his father’s fame.

Ibrahim Chappelle’s father, Dave, is a renowned actor and stand-up comedian widely praised for his comedy series known as Chappelle’s Show. He has also acted in several films, including The Nutty Professor and Robin Hood: Men in Tights. Here is all we know about Dave Chappelle’s son, Ibrahim Chappelle.

Ibrahim Chappelle’s Biography Summary

  • Full name: Ibrahim Chappelle
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 11 April 2003
  • Ibrahim Chappelle’s Age: 21 years old
  • Place of birth: Yellow Springs, Ohio, United States 
  • Ethnicity: Mixed 
  • Nationality: American 
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries 
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight 
  • Religion: Christianity 
  • Marital Status: Single 
  • Ibrahim Chappelle’s Parents: Dave Chappelle and Elaine Mendoza
  • Siblings: Sulayman and Sanaa Chappelle
  • Ibrahim Chappelle’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Ibrahim Chappelle’s Height in Centimeters: 170
  • Ibrahim Chappelle’s Weight: 55kg
  • Famous for: Son of Dave Chappelle

How Old Is Ibrahim Chappelle and Where Was He Born?

Ibrahim Chappelle is 21 years old. He was born on 11th April 2003 in Yellow Springs, Ohio, United States. He is the son of the renowned standup comedian named David Khari Webber Chappelle, also known by his stage name Dave Chappelle, and Elaine Mendoza Erfe.

His birth sign is Aries and his ethnicity is mixed, as his father hails from African-American roots while his mother has Filipino-American heritage. In addition, he is an American by nationality and practices the Christian religion.

Furthermore, Ibrahim has other siblings including, Sulayman Chappelle and Sonal Chappelle. His elder brother, Sulayman, was born in 2001, while his only sister, Sonal, was born in 2009. However, both Ibrahim’s siblings keep a relatively low profile. So we cannot provide information about their personal lives.

Ibrahim is being raised at his place of birth on a large farm owned by his family. He lives with his parents and siblings. However, he’s been avoiding the media.

Regarding his educational background, Ibrahim Chappelle went to a decent school. However, the name of his school and his qualifications are yet to be revealed. His parents tend to keep his personal life private.

Meet Ibrahim Chappelle, Dave Chappelle's Son
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Who Is Ibrahim Chappelle’s Mother?

Ibrahim Chappelle’s mother was born Elaine Mendoza Erfe on August 31, 1974, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. As earlier mentioned, her ethnicity is Filipino. She is an alumnus of Woodlin Elementary School.

Elaine aspired to become a chef while growing up. However, she eventually opted to use her culinary talent solely for her family. Presently, she works as the manager of a rental property her husband owns in Ohio.

Ibrahim Chappelle’s Parents Practice Different Religion

One distinctive difference between Ibrahim’s parents is their religion. Even though they were both raised in Christian backgrounds, his father, Dave converted to Islam before getting married. On the other hand, Elaine Chappelle remains a staunch Christian.

The duo, notwithstanding, comfortably practices their different religions and continues to respect each other’s beliefs. Similarly, Ibrahim, despite answering an Islamic name, practices his mother’s religion (Christianity), and so do his siblings.

Are Ibrahim Chappelle’s Parents Still Together? 

Contrary to fake reports, Ibrahim Chappelle’s parents, Elaine and Dave, are still together. The couple first met in the early 1990s when he visited New York for his stand-up career. The pair started dating almost immediately and then discovered they were in love. They got engaged a few years later before getting married in 2001. Their wedding was a small occasion attended by close friends and family.

In 2006, Ibrahim’s parents relocated to Ohio, where they’ve lived a quiet life. Their union would produce three kids named Sulayman, Ibrahim, and Sonal Chappelle.

Despite their over two decades of marriage, the celebrity couples are still in love and their marriage has been without any major controversies or talks of divorce.

What Does Ibrahim Chappelle Do For a Living?

At the moment, he has not chosen a career path. He is still focused on completing his college education. Besides, he hasn’t discussed what professional endeavor he intends to pursue after school. And as it stands, the young lad isn’t looking to follow his father’s footsteps into the entertainment world.

Unlike Ibrahim, his sister Sonal works in the showbiz world as she made a cameo role in a 2018 film titled A Star Is Born, as her real-life father’s daughter. In addition, the father and daughter appeared together on the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival’s red carpet for the film’s debut.

Furthermore, Ibrahim’s elder brother, Sulayman Chappelle, took up a career in the literary industry, focusing on poetry. Meanwhile, since Ibrahim lives a rather quiet life, we cannot tell if he has a hobby or something he’s looking forward to in the future.

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Ibrahim Chappelle’s is In the Spotlight Because of His Father’s Fame

Obviously, Ibrahim wouldn’t be famous if not for his father, Dave Chappelle, who is a popular stand-up comedian and actor especially recognized for starring in the films The Nutty Professor and Robin Hood: Men in Tights.

The life of the celebrity child is always under scrutiny by the media as a result of his father’s fame, however, his parents are doing all they can to keep him away from the public.

Ibrahim Chappelle is a Fan of Kevin Hart, His Father’s Competitor

Dave Chappelle once in a while talks about his kids during his stand-up routines. And it was during one of his shows that he revealed that his son, Ibrahim, idolizes Kelvin Hart, his competitor in the comedy industry. The Robin Hood star said that Ibrahim asked him for $250 to go see his favorite comedian, Kevin Hart.

Ibrahim was only twelve at the time and he needed the money so he could buy two tickets, one for himself and one for his dad, because he wanted Dave to accompany him. According to Dave, he reluctantly gave in, agreeing to take his son to Hart’s show.

Of course, Dave further revealed that he sat there, completely irritated and quite jealous because first off, he felt Kevin was brilliant, and secondly, his son reacted as though Kelvin’s comedy was funnier than his own.

After the show, Kelvin Hart invited Ibrahim and Dave to dinner, which further “pissed” Dave up, because Ibrahim excitedly accept. hat notwithstanding, Ibrahim maintains a healthy relationship with his father and would go out with him occasionally.

Chidiebube has been writing and editing articles on movies, entertainment and other juicy things for several years. When he is not writing, he spends time outdoors, lost in the beauty of nature or simply travelling around the world. Thank goodness he can do the later with any internet-enabled device


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