Chris Rock

Comedian/Actor/Director Mentored by comedic superstar Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock started as a standup comedian butevolved into an actor, screenwriter, television producer and director. From 1990 to 1993, Rock was part of the Saturday Night Live cast and later redefined his career with his race riffing 1996 standup special, Bring The Pain. A slew of killer HBO comedy specials including Bigger and Blacker and Never Scared soon followed. Rock’s film roles include Nurse Betty, Down to Earth and I Think I Love My Wife. He served as executive producer and narrator of the TV sitcom, Everybody Hates Chris, based on his childhood; and in 2009 he produced the documentary Good Hair.

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Movies: Sneak Peek at Top Five DVD

The Chris Rock film is available March 2. (3/2/2015)

Kanye West Performs Medley on SNL 40

The rapper started off his epic three-song set rhyming while lying on his back.

Prince Gives Surprise Show to Honor Michael Jordan

Jay Z, Beyoncé, Chris Rock, Queen Latifah and others were in attendance.

Gabrielle Union Chats About Finding Funny Roles in Hollywood

“There’s not a lot of smart comedies where they want a Black woman," Union says.

Chris Rock, David Oyelowo and More Share Best Movie Lines

Stars recite their favorite quotes from Black films.

Chris Rock, Wife Gear Up for Custody Battle

The Top Five star filed for divorce after 19 years this week.
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