Chris Rock

Birth Place: Andrews, SC, USA

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In 2011, Rock appeared on Broadway in Stephen Adly Guirgis' play The Motherfucker with the Hat with Bobby Cannavale and Annabella Sciorra. Rock was nominated for a Drama League Award for his role.

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Original Broadway Production, 2011
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Special Benefit Production, 2007

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Theatre World Awards - 2011 - Performance

Chris Rock, The Motherf**ker With the Hat

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Tracy Morgan Joins Lineup For Garden of Laughs Comedy Benefit

Comedian Tracy Morgan has joined the all-star comedy lineup for Garden of Laughs. Morgan joins a powerhouse lineup that includes sets by Bill Burr, Michael Che, Chris Distefano, Jim Gaffigan, Heather McMahan, Sam Morril, and Jon Stewart.

Garden Of Laughs Returns Next Month to the Theater at Madison Square Garden

Garden of Laughs – the all-star comedy benefit that has raised more than $6 million for the Foundation, will return next month.

Donnell Rawlings Comedy Special Coming to Netflix

Chappelle's Home Team is a series of stand-alone comedy specials executive produced by Dave Chappelle and featuring comedians chosen and spotlighted by Chappelle.The first special released as part of Home Team was Chappelle's Home Team- Earthquake: Legendary, which premiered in February 2022.

Find Out Who Won at the 2024 GRAMMYS - Full List of Winners!

Find out who won at the GRAMMYs. Notable winners include Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, SZA, Fred Again.., Shucked songwriter Brandy Clark, Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, The Beatles, Kylie Minogue, Billie Eilish for the Barbie soundtrack, and more.

Comedian Dave Attell Comes To The Den Theatre In September 2024

The Den Theatre has announced comic Dave Attell, featuring four stand-up performances on Friday, September 13, and Saturday, September 15.

Stand-Up Comedy Will Continue at Florida Rep in February and March

Don't miss the hilarious stand-up comedy shows on Feb 23 & Mar 1 at Florida Rep.

THE COLOR PURPLE Tops NAACP Image Award Nominations - Full List of Nominees!

The NAACP Image Award Nominations have been announced, with The Color Purple leading with a total of 16 nominations, with nods for Fantasia Barrino, Danielle Brooks, Taraji P. Henson, Colman Domingo, Corey Hawkins, Halle Bailey, Phylicia Pearl Mpasi, and more. Check out the full list of nominations now!

Find Out Who Won at the 75th Emmy Awards - Full List of Winners!

Find out who won at the 75th Annual Emmy awards! Elton John, Jennifer Coolidge, RuPaul, Kieran Culkin, The Bear, Jeremy Allen White, Paul Walter Hauser, Niecy Nash-Betts, John Oliver, and more took home Emmys tonight. Check out the full list of winners now!

Da'vine Joy Randolph, Emma Stone & More Win Golden Globe Awards - Full List of Winners!

Broadway alums like Da'vine Randolph, Emma Stone, and Paul Giamatti took home trophies at the Jo Koy-hosted Golden Globe Awards last night. Other nominees included Danielle Brooks, Fantasia, Bradley Cooper, Maestro, Meryl Streep, and more. Check out the full list of winners now!

Broadway's Laurissa Romain Will Star In BET+ Film ONE NIGHT STAY

Broadway's Laurissa Romain will star in the BET+ film, 'One Night Stay', alongside Stephen Bishop, LeToya Luckett, and more.

The World Famous Comedy Cellar Announces January 2024 Lineup At Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

The world-famous Comedy Cellar has announced the January 2024 lineup for its first West Coast location, an exact replica of its New York club, at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Netflix Is A Joke Fest 2024 Lineup Announced With Joel Kim Booster, John Mulaney & More

Here are just some of the names included in the Festival. More headliners to be announced in the new year: Ali Wong, Atsuko Okatsuka, Anthony Jeselnik, Bert Kreischer, Beth Stelling, Bill Burr, Brett Goldstein, Cedric the Entertainer, Celeste Barber, Chelsea Handler,   Chris Rock, Craig Robinson, Daniel Tosh, Dane Cook, David Letterman, and more.

THE COLOR PURPLE, MAESTRO & More Nominated For Golden Globes - Full List of Nominations!

The Color Purple, Maestro, Barbie, Only Murders in the Building, Hannah Waddingham, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Rachel Brosnahan, Disney's Wish, Meryl Streep, Emma Stone, Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour and more have been nominated for Golden Globes! Find out the full list of nomiantions here.

Jen Jacob Stars in Bold and Controversial One-Woman Play FORCE At Chain Theatre

Jen Jacob stars in the bold and controversial one-woman play 'Force' coming to NYC. Written and directed by Dan Brown, this dark drama explores sensitive subject matter for a unique and engaging theater experience.

Dr. Jane Goodall To Launch Australia/New Zealand Tour In 2024

Dr Jane Goodall is coming to Australia and New Zealand for a tour in 2024. Don't miss the chance to hear from this renowned primatologist and conservationist.

DPAC Celebrates 15th Birthday as a Top Theater Venue in Durham

DPAC Celebrates its 15th Birthday as one of the nation's top theaters, hosting over 2,900 events and welcoming six million guests in its first 15 years.


In a first of its kind documentary, Kevin Hart & Chris Rock: Headliners Only will give audiences a behind the scenes glimpse into the lives of two comedy titans. This exclusive film follows Hart and Rock as they give first hand accounts of their early lives, struggles, triumphs and their unbreakable brotherhood. Watch the video trailer!

Photos: PURLIE VICTORIOUS Welcomes Angela Bassett, Alicia Keys, Mariska Hargitay, and Hilary Swank Backstage

See photos from a special Saturday Night on Broadway! The Music Box Theatre was graced by multiple celebrities on Saturday Night for the performance of Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through The Cotton Patch. 

Broadway's Laurissa Romain, Lands Starring Role In BET+ Film SO FLY CHRISTMAS

Broadway's Laurissa Romain lands a lead role in BET+ film 'So Fly Christmas' alongside Tichina Arnold, Tami Roman, Tommy Davidson, Michael Coylar, and Jackee Harry. The holiday movie premieres on November 23rd.

Photos: New Look at Audra McDonald, Colman Domingo & More in RUSTIN; Now Streaming on Netflix

Directed by DGA Award and five-time Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe and starring Emmy Award winner Colman Domingo, Rustin also includes Audra McDonald, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts, CCH Pounder, and more. Check out new photos of the cast now!


Chris Rock has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

Chris Rock has not appeared in the West End.

Chris Rock has been nominated for a Theatre World Award for his performance in the Broadway show "The Motherf**ker With the Hat".

Chris Rock has won the Performance award at the Theatre World Awards for his role in the Broadway show The Motherf**ker With the Hat.

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