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Chris Rock

Actor
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Born Feb 7, 1965
Age 51
Hometown Andrews, South Ca...
Other Names Christopher Juliu...

Christopher Julius “Chris” Rock III is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, film producer, and director. After working as a standup comic and appearing in small film roles, Rock came to wider prominence as a cast member of Saturday Night Live in the early 1990s. He went on to more prominent film roles, and a series of acclaimed comedy specials for HBO. He was voted in the US as the fifth greatest stand-up comedian of all time by Comedy Central.… Read More

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  • Kali Bowyer
    Dated 2007
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  • Monika Zsibrita
    Dated 1998
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  • Malaak Compton
    Married 1996
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  • Malaak Compton Rock
    Married 1996
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  • Malaak Compton- Rock
    Married 1996
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  • Karrine Steffans
    Fling
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Family

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Chris Rock
Chris Rock
Age 51

parents

  • Julius Rock
    Julius Rock
    Father, d.1989
  • Rosalie (Tingman) Rock
    Rosalie (Tingman) Rock
    Mother, Age 71

siblings

  • Tony Rock Tony Rock
    Brother, Age 41
  • Kenny Rock
    Kenny Rock
    Brother, Age 37
  • Brian Rock
    Brian Rock
    Brother
  • Andi Rock
    Andi Rock
    Sister
  • Andre Rock
    Andre Rock
    Brother
  • Jordan Rock
    Jordan Rock
    Brother
  • Charles Rock
    Charles Rock
    Brother

children

  • Lola Simone Rock
    Lola Simone Rock
    Daughter
  • Zahra Savannah Rock
    Zahra Savannah Rock
    Daughter
  • Nazeeri Jafar Rock
    Nazeeri Jafar Rock
    Son

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CHILDHOOD

1965 Birth Born on February 7, 1965.

TEENAGE

1984 19 Years Old Rock began doing stand-up comedy in 1984 in New York City’s Catch a Rising Star. … Read More

TWENTIES

1990 25 Years Old Rock became a cast member of the popular sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live in 1990. … Read More
1991 26 Years Old In 1991, he released his first comedy album, Born Suspect and won acclaim for his dramatic role as a crack addict in the film New Jack City. … Read More
1993 28 Years Old A frustrated Rock left Saturday Night Live in 1993, appearing instead as a special guest star on the predominantly African-American sketch show In Living Color. … Read More
1994 29 Years Old Rock starred in his first HBO comedy special in 1994 titled Big Ass Jokes.

THIRTIES

But it was his second stand-up special, 1996’s Bring the Pain, that reinvented Rock as one of the best comedians in the industry. … Read More
1999 34 Years Old Rock later had two more HBO comedy specials: Bigger & Blacker in 1999, and Never Scared in 2004. … Read More

FORTIES

2005 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In the fall of 2005, the UPN television network premiered a comedy series called Everybody Hates Chris, based on Rock's school days, of which he is the executive producer and narrator. … Read More
He was voted the fifth-greatest stand-up comedian in a poll conducted by Comedy Central. He was also voted in the United Kingdom as the ninth greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4’s 100 Greatest Stand-Ups in 2007, and again in the updated 2010 list as the eighth greatest stand-up comic. … Read More
2008 43 Years Old 1 More Event
Rock's fifth HBO special, Kill the Messenger, premiered on September 27, 2008, and won him another Emmy for outstanding writing for a variety or music program. … Read More
2013 48 Years Old Rock is a vocal critic of racial profiling and often speaks of the "everyday racism" he feels he experiences, despite being famous. In a 2013 episode of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee with Jerry Seinfeld, Rock and Seinfeld are pulled over by the police for speeding. … Read More
2014 49 Years Old In December 2014, Rock announced that he had filed for divorce from Compton-Rock.

FIFTIES

2015 50 Years Old In 2015, Rock was pulled over three times in the first three months. … Read More
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