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Chris Rock

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Christopher Julius Rock was born in Andrews, South Carolina and raised in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. He is the son of Rosalie (Tingman), a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped, and Julius Rock, a truck driver and newspaper deliveryman, whose own father was a preacher. 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 (1975). He does commercials for 1-800 Collect and Nike and covered the presidential campaign for the show Politically Incorrect (1993). He lives in Alpine, New Jersey.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Chris Rock's 'Saw' Crossover Makes Perfect Sense, Producer Will Packer Says

Chris Rock
Crossover to 'Saw' Makes Total Sense says Producer Will Packer

Chris Rock comes from a dark place ... so his jump to the horror genre should come as no surprise, and it's exactly why producer Will Packer says he's anxious to see Chris… READ MORE >

Bobby Brown Isn't Mad at Chris Rock Anymore Over Whitney Joke

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I'm Over His Lame Whitney Joke ... But No, He Didn't Apologize

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- 3 days ago
Chris Rock Goes After Jussie Smollett at NAACP Image Awards

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Goes After Jussie at NAACP Image Awards 'What a Waste of Light Skin!!!'

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- 53 days ago
Wayne Brady Goes Off on Everyone in Louis C.K.'s 2011 N-Word Convo

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Louis' N-Word Convo All Bad On All Fronts

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- 151 days ago
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Hurl N-Word ... During 2011 HBO Special

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- 151 days ago
Tony Rock Says Sacha Baron Cohen Isn't the One Doing the 'Duping'

Tony Rock
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- 304 days ago
Chris Rock Gives Hilarious Intro At Kanye's Wyoming Album Launch

Chris Rock
Hilarious Kanye Intro ... 'And The Moose Said ...'

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- 356 days ago
Chris Rock Won't Engage Haters on White Kids Getting Shot Joke

Chris Rock
Won't Engage His Haters ... On White Kids Getting Shot Joke

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- 455 days ago
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- 457 days ago
Rihanna Helped Chris Rock Date Younger & Feel Better, Says Brother Jordan

Chris Rock
Rihanna's Snub Helped Him Out ... Says Bro, Jordan

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- 457 days ago
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