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Chris Rock

 
Date of Birth: February 07, 1965 (57)

Birth Place: Andrews, SC, USA

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ralph D.
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Terry


Chris Rock Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 2011 - Performance Gold Star
Chris Rock, The Motherf**ker With the Hat

Chris Rock News

GUNS N' ROSES Arrive in Australia for Stadium Tour Photo GUNS N' ROSES Arrive in Australia for Stadium Tour
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 13, 2022

GUNS N' ROSES have arrived in Perth on their private Boeing 777 Jet with 120 band and crew ahead of their massive STADIUM tour. The band is set to dominate Australian stages.

Chris Rock To Make History Performing Live on Netflix Photo Chris Rock To Make History Performing Live on Netflix
by Michael Major - Nov 10, 2022

Netflix announced that legendary comedian, writer, director and actor Chris Rock will be the first artist to perform live on Netflix for the company’s first-ever live, global streaming event. The comedy special is set to stream in early 2023. Additional details will be announced  at a later date. 

Jenny Zigrino, Tom Thakkar And Eddie Ifft Highlight November 2022 Lineup At The Comed Photo Jenny Zigrino, Tom Thakkar And Eddie Ifft Highlight November 2022 Lineup At The Comedy Cellar
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 7, 2022

The world-famous Comedy Cellar has announced the November 2022 lineup for its first West Coast location, an exact replica of its New York club, at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

AMSTERDAM Arrives Early on Digital This Friday Photo AMSTERDAM Arrives Early on Digital This Friday
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

Amsterdam fans can experience the astounding and epic crime murder-mystery in spectacular Ultra HD quality and immersive Dolby Atmos audio, with never-before-seen bonus content featuring Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, John David Washington, Robert De Niro and writer/director David O. Russell.

Tom Papa Comes to the Paramount Theatre in April 2023 Photo Tom Papa Comes to the Paramount Theatre in April 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2022

Comedy Works Entertainment presents TOM PAPA at Paramount Theatre on Saturday, April 29, 2023 at 7:30pm. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 4 at 10am and are $29.50-49.50 plus applicable fees.

 Director Anna D. Shapiro, Producer Leelai Demoz, Actor Ian Barford, and Investor Bra Photo Director Anna D. Shapiro, Producer Leelai Demoz, Actor Ian Barford, and Investor Brad Keywell Launch Highwire Media
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2022

Tony Award-winning director Anna Shapiro (August: Osage County), Oscar-nominated producer Leelai Demoz (On Tip-Toe), Tony Award-nominated actor/writer Ian Barford (Linda Vista) and entrepreneur Brad Keywell (Groupon, WNDR Museum) have teamed up to create multimedia venture Highwire Media, an artist-first production company that is developing and producing projects across film, theater, and television.

Camille A. Brown & Dancers Make Lied Center Debut Photo Camille A. Brown & Dancers Make Lied Center Debut
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2022

Heading one of the top dance ensembles in the United States, celebrated choreographer and two-time Tony Award nominee Camille A. Brown leads her dancers through excavations of ancestral stories, encouraging each dancer to embrace their unique embodiment of the artistic vision and gestural movement. The company takes audiences on journeys through race, culture, and identity, blending the styles of modern, hip-hop, African, ballet, and tap to tell stories connecting history with contemporary culture.

Taylor Swift, Beyonce & More Nominated For 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Photo Taylor Swift, Beyonce & More Nominated For 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Nominations
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2022

Actor and comedian Kenan Thompson will return to host the ceremony for the second consecutive year. Additionally, nominations for the 2022 PCAs were unveiled recognizing the biggest stars across all forms of entertainment, including Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Zendaya, Selena Gomez, Dwayne Johnson and more.

SUPERSIZED COMEDY Comes To Carriage House Theater Photo SUPERSIZED COMEDY Comes To Carriage House Theater
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

The Carriage Theater along with Hartford Fringe Festival will present SUPERSIZED WOMEN OF COMEDY this Friday October 21st at 7:30pm.

David Spade Comes to DPAC in April 2023 Photo David Spade Comes to DPAC in April 2023
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

David Spade has announced the 2023 dates of his ongoing comedy tour, Catch Me Inside. The comedian, actor, and television personality will be hitting nine cities across the country with his hilarious set which includes a stop at DPAC on April 20, 2023.

Chris Rock Videos

VIDEO: SNL's Michael Che Talks Standup and More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING Videoplay
VIDEO: SNL's Michael Che Talks Standup and More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING

by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

This morning, CBS Sunday Morning anchor Tony Dokoupil talked with comedian Michael Che about his SNL career, standup, controversy, and more. CBS Sunday Morning features stories on the arts, music, nature, entertainment, sports, history, science and Americana, and highlights unique human accomplishments and achievements. Check local listings for CBS Sunday Morning broadcast times.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY DICK GREGORY! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE ONE AND ONLY DICK GREGORY!

by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2021

The documentary feature unpacks the career of Dick Gregory, the activist, pop-culture icon and thought leader who changed the lives of millions across the world through constant disruption and awareness.

VIDEO: Chris Rock on Not Hosting the Oscars, His New Film SPIRAL, and More Videoplay
VIDEO: Chris Rock on Not Hosting the Oscars, His New Film SPIRAL, and More

by Stage Tube - May 15, 2021

Last night, Chris Rock was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live. During the interview, Chris talks about people not recognizing him when he wears a mask, doing stand-up shows again, writing things in his journal every day, his dating life, his love of horror movies, and more.

VIDEO: Watch the Teaser Trailer for SUMMER OF SOUL, Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Teaser Trailer for SUMMER OF SOUL, Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda

by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2021

Over the course of six weeks in the summer of 1969, just one hundred miles south of Woodstock, The Harlem Cultural Festival was filmed in Mount Morris Park (now Marcus Garvey Park). The footage was never seen and largely forgotten–until now.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CHRIS ROCK: TOTAL BLACKOUT Extended Cut on Netflix Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CHRIS ROCK: TOTAL BLACKOUT Extended Cut on Netflix

by Stage Tube - Jan 4, 2021

In this “remix” of his Grammy nominated 2018 special, Chris Rock takes the stage with searing observations on race, fatherhood, and politics. The extended cut includes never-before-seen jokes, interviews, and behind the scenes footage.

VIDEO: Chris Rock Talks 2020 Sexiest Man Alive on THE LATE LATE SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Chris Rock Talks 2020 Sexiest Man Alive on THE LATE LATE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2020

James Corden connects with 2020 Sexiest Man Alive Chris Rock who has recently been dabbling with the psychedelic drug ayahuasca.

VIDEO: Michael Che & Colin Jost Talk Chris Rock on THE TONIGHT SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Michael Che & Colin Jost Talk Chris Rock on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

Michael Che talks about buying a house and Colin Jost shares a funny story about Chris Rock.

VIDEO: Chris Rock Says He Tried to Get Cardi B into Comedy on THE TONIGHT SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Chris Rock Says He Tried to Get Cardi B into Comedy on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2020

Chris Rock explains why the pandemic has been for him what an off-season is for athletes, explains how he ends up hanging out with random celebrities like Bill Murray and David Dobrik and talks about the time he tried to get Cardi B into comedy.

VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for THE COMEDY STORE on Showtime Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the New Trailer for THE COMEDY STORE on Showtime

by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

SHOWTIME has released the trailer and poster art for the upcoming docu-series THE COMEDY STORE, which chronicles the evolution of comedy from within the walls of the legendary L.A. club. Directed and executive produced by Mike Binder (The Upside of Anger, Reign Over Me), who started at the Store as a doorman before rising to main stage performer, and executive produced by Oscar® nominee and Emmy winner Mike Tollin (The Last Dance), the five-part series premieres on Sunday, October 4 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

VIDEO: Laurissa Romain Covers 'Change Gonna Come' by Sam Cooke Videoplay
VIDEO: Laurissa Romain Covers 'Change Gonna Come' by Sam Cooke

by Stage Tube - Aug 16, 2020

Singer/Songwriter, Laurissa Romain's has released a cover of Sam Cooke's 'Change Gonna Come.'


Chris Rock Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Chris Rock been in?
Chris Rock has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Chris Rock been in?
Chris Rock has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Chris Rock been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Motherf**ker With the Hat .

What awards has Chris Rock won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for The Motherf**ker With the Hat.


Twitter Watch

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@chrisrock - 8/31/22 03:00pm #LookAtMe premieres this week at The Venice Film Festival. @theSallyPotter https://t.co/rhdAemiZ5c


@chrisrock - 6/8/22 12:02am SYDNEY – I’ve announced a second & final show!  Tickets on sale this Thur 9 June at 11am from Ticketek:… https://t.co/1C8KeTtBr8


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 02:31pm AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND! After 5 years, I’m returning with my Ego Death World Tour 2022 this August. I can’t wait.… https://t.co/Z47iD5v33p


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 02:31pm AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND! After 5 years, I’m returning with my Ego Death World Tour 2022 this August. I can’t wait.… https://t.co/Z47iD5v33p


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 02:04pm AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND! After 5 years, I’m returning with my Ego Death World Tour 2022 this August. I can’t wait.… https://t.co/xuasycDomV


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 02:04pm AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND! After 5 years, I’m returning with my Ego Death World Tour 2022 this August. I can’t wait.… https://t.co/xuasycDomV


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 12:36pm Kevin and I are hitting the NY area hard this summer. Presale happening now, click the link in my bio. https://t.co/UNoJJVKjtH


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 12:36pm Kevin and I are hitting the NY area hard this summer. Presale happening now, click the link in my bio. https://t.co/UNoJJVKjtH


@chrisrock - 3/9/22 12:34pm Kevin and I are hitting NY hard this summer. For presale tickets click the link in my bio. https://t.co/HY54rpDEP3


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