Name: Chris Rock
Birth Name: 
Christopher Julius Rock III
Birth Date: 
February 7, 1965
Birth Place: 
Andrews, SC
Comedian / Actor
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1615

Chris Rock Files for Divorce

Posted Monday December 29, 2014 12:03 PM GMT

They’ve been married for almost two decades, however Chris Rock and his wife Malaak Compton-Rock have decided to call it quits.Per a statement from the “Top Five” star’s lawyer, “Chris Rock has filed for divorce from his wife, Malaak, This is a personal matter and Chris requests privacy as he and Malaak work through this process and focus on their family.”


Chris Rock Shares Uncertainty Over Tracy Morgan’s Full Recovery

Posted Monday December 8, 2014 7:13 PM GMT

He’s been in the comedy game for decades and Chris Rock has made a lot of friends along his road to becoming a legend.

The “Down to Earth” star showed up at “The Howard Stern Show” today and gave an update on his close pal Tracy Morgan, who was almost-fatally injured in a car accident earlier this year.


Chris Rock on THR Essay: “I’m Just Stating the Facts”

Posted Thursday December 4, 2014 6:03 PM GMT

He has a reputation for being outspoken, and when Chris Rock penned an essay for The Hollywood Reporter on what it’s like to be black in the entertainment industry, he didn’t hold back.

The popular comedian explained, "I don't look at it as even being political. I'm just stating the facts. I'm not trying to be political at all, that's (Jon) Stewart, that's (Bill) Maher, that's, you know, not me.”


Jim Carrey & Chris Rock Added to “Saturday Night Live” Hosting Roster!

Posted Wednesday October 15, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

It’s going to be an amazing season for “Saturday Night Live,” as they’re bringing in Jim Carrey for his third hosting stint on October 25th.

The “Bruce Almighty” star will plug his forthcoming movie “Dumb and Dumber To” while musical guest Iggy Azalea entertains the crowd.


Chris Rock Kicks Off 2014 BET Awards with Donald Sterling Jab

Posted Sunday June 29, 2014 9:12 PM GMT

With a host like Chris Rock, there is sure to be some hilarious humor thrown around and tonight's (June 29) 2014 BET Awards were no exception.

The 49-year-old funnyman kicked off the evening in Los Angeles with a jab at notoriously racist LA Clippers owner, Donald Sterling. "An 83-year-old white man doesn't like black people. Is that news? Come on!"


Chris Rock Set to Host 2014 BET Awards

Posted Thursday May 15, 2014 9:05 AM GMT

Using his comedic skills, Chris Rock is set to host the 2014 BET Awards, announced Wednesday (May 14).

This will be the first time the “Everybody Hates Chris” star has hosted the award show. Stephen Hill president of Music Programming and Specials at BET stated, “Mr. Rock is a comedic genius with a rapier wit who is a keen observer of pop culture.”


Celebrities Share Tweets About the Winter Vortex

Posted Tuesday January 7, 2014 6:19 PM GMT

With most of the nation either snowed in or in a deep freeze, or both, celebrities took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the situation.

While some are trying hard to keep warm, others are observing the situation from afar. Check out what they all had to say below.


Chris Rock and Rosario Dawson Shoot "Finally Famous" on Fifth Avenue

Posted Tuesday August 6, 2013 8:40 PM GMT

Working hard on a gorgeous day in the Big Apple, Chris Rock and Rosario Dawson filmed "Finally Famous" at Fifth Avenue on Tuesday (August 6).

The "Grown Ups" star wore a black leather jacket, white shirt, and black jeans as he chatted with his lovely co-star, who wore a sleeveless purple patterned dress.