Chappelle's Show

Comedy Central (ended 2006)
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  • Episode Guide
  • S 3 : Ep 4

    Ep. #304


  • S 3 : Ep 3

    Ep. #303

    Aired 7/23/06

  • S 3 : Ep 2

    Ep. #302

    Aired 7/16/06

  • S 3 : Ep 1

    Ep. #301

    Aired 7/9/06

  • S 3 : Ep 1

    Chappelle's Show 301


  • Cast & Crew
  • Dave Chappelle


  • Charles Q. Murphy


  • Donnell Rawlings


  • William Bogert


  • Mos Def


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  • show Description
  • "Chappelle's Show" takes comedian Dave Chappelle's own personal joke book and brings it to life, with episodes consisting of sketches, man-on-the-street pieces, and pop culture parodies introduced by Dave in a stand-up format in front of a studio audience. Chappelle's unique point-of-view on the world provides a hilarious, defiant and sometimes dangerous look at American culture, including music, movies, television, advertising, current events, and everyday life situations.

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (264)

    • : Condalingus Rice! Sounds like a Mexican dish!

    • Clayton Bigsby: Don't let the liberal media telllll you how to think and feel. If you have hate in your heart, let it out. (pauses) If you don't like Will and Grace, that doesn't mean there's something wrong with you. Means there's something wrong with WILL! He's a homosexual.

    • Dave Chappelle: Knock-knock... Audience: Who's there? Dave Chappelle: Some skits, biotch.

    • Young woman: Alright you little brats go to sleep, my boyfriend's here, we're gonna have us a sex session. Kids: We don't want to go to bed. Young woman: Well you can watch if you want just keep it down. (To the boyfriend) Drop your pants big man."

    • Clayton Bigsby: (After taking off his mask) WHITE POWER!!!

    • Dave as Popcopy Man: You know, a lot of people ask “Why?” Why treat the customer this way? Why? Cause f*ck’em, that’s why!

    • Kent Wallace: In the past few weeks, Clayton Bigsby accepted the fact that he is a black man. And three days ago, he filed for divorce from his wife. When we asked "Why after 19 years of marriage?" He responded, "Because she's a n*gger lover."

    • (Clayton Bigsby's truck pulls up next to a group of white kids listening to rap) Clayton Bigsby: Hey, n*ggers! Turn that jungle music down! Woogie boogie, n*gger! Woogie boogie! Hip Hop Kid: Did he just call us n*ggers?... AWESOME!

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    Notes (45)

    • The original sketches pitched for a pilot were Popcopy, Clayton Bixby, and Reparations.

    • The original opening theme was supposed to have lyrics, but the "band" couldn't synch the lyrics to the music. Dave told them to just keep saying "Chappelle's Show" over and over.

    • Comedy Central's most-watched series premiere

    • First appearance of Tyrone.

    • Tyrone Biggums is a crackhead, who appears at a school to speak for "Drug Awareness Week". He certainly makes the kids there very aware about drugs.

    • Musical Guest: Talib Kweli and Mos Def performing the song "Close Edge".

    • Dave the Angel is actually a janitor who's high.

    • Various Roots scenes including the world famous Baby scene are spoofed in this episode.

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    Trivia (27)

    • In the Mitsubishi Ad, you can clearly see that Dave is driving in a NISSAN 350Z.

    • Clayton Bigsby was inspired by Dave Chappelle's grandfather. He was a blind Caucasian who was abandoned as a baby and raised by African Americans. So because of how he was raised and his inability to see himself, he considered himself African-American.

    • In the season one DVD the first skit-Mitsubishi Jab- shows the black dancer's boob flop out while she was dancing.

    • During the film "Left foot, Long foot" when he's being interviewed for Inside Chappelle's Show Studio , you can see a bit of blood on the top right of his forehead after he gets up after slipping on the skateboard. In one of the following shots when he is looking around at the crowd applauding him you can see the blood is now down by his nose. The next shot it back up the top of his forehead and the following shot its even further down his nose than before.

    • Goof: The amount of blood on the handicapped man's head changes constantly from each angle.

    • Goof: During the "Deep Impact" skit, Dave says the world will end any day now, but later states that the meteor will hit next Tuesday.

    • Goof: In the "Make A Wish" skit, the kid is playing the CPU because Dave's control is supposed to have a blue circle, not a gray circle.

    • Goof: In the "Shoutout Your Favorite Athlete" Skit,, the guy getting stabbed shouts out Paul Pierce but it's visible that there's no stabbing.

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    Allusions (37)

    • Clayton Bigsby The interviewer is suppose to be from a Dateline like show.

    • Popcopy: This is supposed to be a reference to a Kinko's like store.

    • Dave the Psychic Dave is making fun of Ms. Cleo, the woman who claimed she was psychic and offere dher hotline and had a jamican accent which everyone says is fake.

    • Dave Chappelle hosts a show called Zapp'd which is an obvious take off from Punk'd.

    • Dave: It's a Wonderful Chest
      It's a Wonderful Chest is an obvious take-off of It's a Wonderful Life.

    • The Dave Chappelle Story This is a spoof of the moive, Antowne Fisher.

    • The Mad Real World This is spoofing the hit reality show,The Real World.

    • Scenario: Hole cut in bottom of box of popcorn at movie theater in "Great Moments in Hook-Up History" This scenario played out to different results in the 1982 movie Diner.

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  • Fan Reviews (245)
  • the greatest sketch show ever!

    By cyrusDCmonster, Jan 21, 2013

  • Purpose:Funny

    By bieoh, Jan 01, 2012

  • Im rick james b!tch!!!!!

    By tacoman771, Jun 29, 2011

  • Greatest Sketch Show Ever Made!

    By jason43224, Dec 18, 2010

  • This an many other "comedy" sows do not deliver.

    By hp1145, Aug 24, 2008

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