Chappelle's Show (2003–2006)

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Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture.

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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 Announcer / ... (22 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Himself / ... (15 episodes, 2003-2006)
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Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture.

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Still Dave. Still dangerous. See more »

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22 January 2003 (USA)  »

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Chappelle's Show: The Lost Episodes  »

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Trivia

Sketches were shot for the aborted third season but did not air including:
  • A parody of Michael Jackson's videos Thriller (1983) and "Beat It" referencing his child molestation trial


  • A parody of Super Size Me (2004) called "Maximize Me"


  • A sequel to Daddy Day Care (2003) starring Charlie Murphy


  • Dave uses the speech patterns of politicians to receive special treatment at a coffee shop and a strip club


  • A parody of the Virgin Mobile commercials featuring two singers on the street


  • A "Hip-Hop Newsbreak" portraying the lyrics of Nas's "If I Ruled the World"


  • Dave imagines what would what happen if he sold a ringtone and spoke at the Republican National Convention


  • A "Hip-Hop Newsbreak" stating lyrics of Dr. Dre's "Still D.R.E."


  • Dave harasses his ex-girlfriend's husband at his job at a donut shop


  • A "Hip-Hop Newsbreak" stating lyrics of Das Efx's "They Want EFX"


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Goofs

Lil' Jon's (played by Dave Chappelle) right sleeve changes positions when he is in the doctor's office. See more »

Quotes

[seeing Silky Johnson sporting a fancy suit and cane at the Player Haters Ball]
Buck Nasty: Man, you should take that cane, and beat whoever made that suit to death.
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Crazy Credits

Episode #204 began with the following disclaimer: "This episode of Chappelle's Show has been deemed more offensive than usual. Viewer discretion is advised." This was followed by a second screen: "Enjoy yourself, bitches. It's a celebration." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Tosh.0: Fart Bus Kid (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Hip-Hop
Written & Performed by Dead Prez
Courtesy of Loud Records/LLC
(Chappelle's intro music)
(uncredited)
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GREAAAAAAT!!!!!!!!!!!
29 April 2003 | by (Waukesha, WI) – See all my reviews

What can I say about this show, but AWESOME! I love Chappelle's Show. The skits are absolutely hilarious. Just in case you haven't seen it, some of the best skits you want to look out for are "What would happen in Black People got their reparations", "The Car Commercial", "Wrap It Up", "UPN", and tons more. I can't wait until this series comes out on DVD.


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