Chris Rock Biography, Age, Wife, Divorce, Net Worth and Movies

Chris Rock Biography

Chris Rock born Christopher Julius Rock III is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director. Rock has been in stand-up comedy for several decades. He made his big screen debut in Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) and spent three years on the cast of Saturday Night Live.

Chris Rock Age – How Old Is Chris Rock?

He was born on February 7, 1965 in Andrews, South Carolina. He is 53 years old as of 2018.

Chris Rock Family – Chris Rock Parents – Chris Rock Father

He was born Christopher Julius Rock III. His mother Rosalie (Tingman), was a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped. His father Julius Rock was a truck driver and newspaper deliveryman. He is the eldest of all the children born to his parents. His father died in 1988 after ulcer surgery.

Chris Rock Brother – Chris Rock Siblings – Chris Rock Sister

He has three younger brothers, Jordan, Kenny, and Tony. His three brothers followed him to pursue careers in the entertainment industry.  He also had an older half brother, Charles who died in 2006 after a long struggle with alcoholism.

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Chris Rock Wife – Chris Rock Marriage – Chris Rock Divorce

Rock married Malaak Compton-Rock on November 23, 1996. Compton-Rock is the founder and executive director of Style Works. The couple lived in Alpine, New Jersey.

In December 2014, Rock announced that he had filed for divorce from Compton-Rock. Rock admitted to infidelity in the marriage, as well as struggling with a porn addiction. The divorce was finalized on August 22, 2016.

Chris Rock Girlfriend

After a bitter divorce from Malaak, Chris began dating Megalyn Echikunwoke in 2017. Megalyn is a half-Igbo Nigerian, half-Navajo Indian. She is also an actress since 1998, best known for playing Medical Examiner Dr. Tara Price on seventh season of CSI: Miami. She currently guest stars on the CW’s hit Arrow and is also the voice behind the web series superhero Vixen.

Chris Rock Gay

Chris is not gay, he has a girlfriend.

Chris Rock Children – Chris Rock Kids – Chris Rock Daughter

Chris Rock has two daughters with Compton Rock, Lola Simone  born in 2002 and Zahra Savannah born in 2004.

Chris Rock Stand Up – Chris Rock Comedy

Chris started doing stand-up comedy in 1984 in New York City’s Catch a Rising Star. He then slowly rose up the ranks of the comedy circuit in addition to earning bit roles in I’m Gonna Git You Sucka film and the TV series Miami Vice. Eddie Murphy befriended and mentored the aspiring comic upon seeing his act as a nightclub. Eddie gave Chris his first film role in Beverly Hills Cop II.

Saturday Night Live

 

Adam Sandler And Chris Rock Movie

Chris Rock and Adam Sandler have released a new big-hearted comedy ‘The Week of . Two families come together a week before the wedding of their children . Chaos erupt and the big day seem not to come soon enough.

Chris Rock Movies

Rock has acted in the following movies

  • 1985  Krush Groove
  • 1987  Beverly Hills Cop II
  • 1988  Comedy’s Dirtiest Dozen
  • 1988  I’m Gonna Git You Sucka
  • 1989  Who Is Chris Rock?
  • 1991  New Jack City
  • 1992  Boomerang
  • 1993  CB4
  • 1995  Panther
  • 1995  The Immortals
  • 1996  Sgt. Bilko
  • 1997  Beverly Hills Ninja
  • 1998  Dr. Dolittle
  • 1998  Lethal Weapon 4
  • 1999  Dogma Rufus
  • 1999  Torrance Rises
  • 2000  Nurse Betty
  • 2001  AI: Artificial Intelligence
  • 2001  Down to Earth
  • 2001  Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back
  • 2001  Osmosis Jones
  • 2001 Pootie Tang
  • 2002  Bad Company
  • 2002  Comedian
  • 2003  Head of State
  • 2003  Pauly Shore Is Dead
  • 2004  Paparazzi
  • 2004  The N-Word
  • 2005  Madagascar
  • 2005  The Aristocrats
  • 2005  The Longest Yard
  • 2007  Bee Movie
  • 2007  I Think I Love My Wife
  • 2008  Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • 2008  You Don’t Mess with the Zohan
  • 2009  Good Hair
  • 2010  Death at a Funeral
  • 2010  Grown Ups
  • 2012  2 Days in New York
  • 2012  Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted
  • 2012  What to Expect When You’re Expecting
  • 2013  Grown Ups 2
  • 2013  Madly Madagascar
  • 2014  Top Five
  • 2015  A Very Murray Christmas
  • 2017  Sandy Wexler
  • 2018  The Week Of

Chris Rock Songs

Chris Rock has released a couple of songs. Here are some of his songs

  • Affirmative Action
  • Aids Test
  • Another Face Son
  • Ball Mart
  • Big Piece Of Chicken
  • Black Mall
  • Black Poet
  • Blacks Aren’t Crazy ( 2 )
  • Born Suspect
  • Busboys McDonalds And Minimum Wage
  • Champagne
  • Cheap Pete
  • Church Of The ATM
  • Clermont Lounge #1 ( 2 )
  • Crack Mayor
  • Crazy White Kids
  • Defending Rap
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Don’t Cheat
  • Driving Too Slow
  • Drugs Donuts Wealth
  • Fat Black Women
  • Feed Other Countries
  • Generic Food
  • Get Lower
  • Government Hates Rap
  • Gun Control
  • I Love This Show
  • I’m Back
  • Insurance

Chris Rock Net Worth

Rock was able to diversify his career.He achieved a high level of success in multiple areas of entertainment. As of 2018, Chris Rock’s net worth is $100 million.

Chris Rock Awards

  • 1997 – Primetime Emmy Award in Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Special category
  • 1998 – Grammy Awards in Best Comedy Album category
  • 1999 – Primetime Emmy Award in Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series category
  • 2000 – Grammy Awards in Best Comedy Album category
  • 2006 – Grammy Awards in Best Comedy Album category
  • 2006 – Kids Choice Awards in Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie category
  • 2006 – Kids choice Awards in Wannabe category
  • 2015 – Black Reel Award in Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original category

Chris Rock House

Chris Rock has put his stylish Brooklyn carriage home up for sale at a price tag of $3.85 million. The property was built in 1901.It is a three-story carriage house in New York’s posh and historic Clinton Hill neighborhood.

Chris Rock Quotes/Jokes

  • “Only dumb people try to impress smart people. Smart people just do what they do.”
  • “Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it’s about having a lot of options.”
  • “Don’t argue! You cannot win, you cannot beat a woman in a argument. It’s impossible you will not win. Cause men, we are handicapped when it comes to arguing case we have a need to make sense.”
  • “Right now, my job is that I’m like an ambulance chaser. I’ve got to look for movies with white guys falling out of them.”
  • “If a woman tells you she’s twenty and looks sixteen, she’s twelve. If she tells you she’s twenty-six and looks twenty-six, she’s damn near forty.”

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