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Chris Rock

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.


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Born:
Feb 7, 1965 In Andrews, South Carolina, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
36
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015-03-23

Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 13 wins & 58 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Poster of Broad City
Poster of Louie
Poster of Everybody Hates Chris
Filmography
The Late Late Show with James Corden Unknown 2015-03-23
Broad City Unknown 2014-01-22
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Fargo Loy Cannon 10 episodes 2014-04-15
Real Husbands of Hollywood Unknown 2013-01-15
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Unknown 2012-07-19
Inside Comedy Unknown 2012-01-01
Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell Unknown 2012-08-09
A.N.T. Farm Unknown 2011-05-06
Louie Unknown 2010-06-29
Tosh.0 Unknown 2009-06-04
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives Unknown 2006-11-04
Everybody Hates Chris Narrator / ... 88 episodes, 2005-2009 2005-09-22
Chappelle's Show Unknown 2003-01-22
Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
The Bernie Mac Show Unknown 2001-11-07
The Hughleys Unknown 1998-09-22
The Chris Rock Show Self - Host / ... 37 episodes, 1997-2000 1997-02-07
King of the Hill Unknown 1997-01-12
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Behind the Music Unknown 1997-08-17
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Mr. Show with Bob and David Unknown 1995-11-03
Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-12
Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Martin Unknown 1992-08-27
In Living Color Unknown 1990-04-15
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Unknown 1990-09-10
The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-01-07
American Masters Unknown 1986-06-22
Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11