Timeline of Chris Rock
|Date of Birth:||1965 , February-7|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Birth Name||Christopher Julius Rock III|
|Father||Christopher Julius Rock II|
|Mother||Rosalie (née Tingman)|
|Birth Place/City||Andrews, South Carolina, United States|
|Profession||comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director|
|Net Worth||$70 million|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Weight in KG||76kg|
|Education||University of Florida, Bishop Moore Catholic High School|
|Awards||Black Reel Award|
|Married to||Malaak Compton Rock (m. 1996–2016)|
|Children||Zahra Savannah Rock, Lola Simone Rock|
|Working For||Movies and TV shows|
|Famous for||Film, television, podcast|
|Affair with||Sam Witwer|
|Divorce||Malaak Compton Rock (m. 1996–2016)|
|Siblings||Tony Rock, Jordan Rock, Kenny Rock, Andre Rock, Brian Rock, Andi Rock, Charles Rock|
|Music Group||One Direction (Since 2010)|
|Shoe Size||11 (US)|
On 23rd of August 1996, Chris got married to Malaak Compton. Malaak Compton is known for being the founder of StyleWorks. She also acts as an executive director of this nonprofit organization. As a married couple, they have been parents twice. Though they were happily married, they filed for divorce in 2014. He is not involved in any kind of extra affairs and he does not have any girlfriend.
As Chris is a black guy, he suffered abuses, bullying and beating when he was in his high school. After this situation became worse, he dropped out from James Madison High School but was able to earn a GED. After that he began working in fast-food restaurants. In 1984, he appeared in New York City’s Catch a Rising Star as a standup comedian and his popularity kissed the prominence within short period of time. In 1985, he made his acting debut by starring in the movie Krush Groove. In 1987, he appeared in the comedy movie Beverly Hills Cop II. For his role in Lethal Weapon 4, he earned the salary of $2,000,000 and his net worth is said to be around $70 million.
Chris Rock facts on timeline
Born in Andrews, South CarolinaFebruary 7 , 1965
Chris Rock, who is also known by his nickname Chrissy, was born as Christopher Julius Rock III in Andrews, South Carolina, United States of America to Rosalie Rock and Julius Rock. He is an American and is of black ethnicity.
Attended James Madison High School1976
As Chris is a black guy, he suffered abuses, bullying and beating when he was in his high school. After this situation became worse, he dropped out from James Madison High School but was able to earn a GED.
Began his acting career1985
In 1985, he made his acting debut by starring in the movie Krush Groove. However, this role was minor one. In 1987, he appeared in the comedy show Uptown Comedy Express. He also starred in the TV series Miami Vice that year.
Appeared in the TV show, Saturday Night Live1990
He continued his comedy act in the TV show Saturday Night Live. He played several roles in this TV show and appeared in this show till 1993. Besides SNL, he has also appeared in the comedy show, In Living Color.
Released his debut comedy album, Born Suspect1991
His comedy act is not only limited in TV show and standup stages but also in several albums. His debut comedy album, Born Suspect was released in 1991. This album was released by Atlanta, Georgia.
Married to Malaak ComptonAugust 23 , 1996
On 23rd of August 1996, Chris got married to Malaak Compton. Malaak Compton is known for being the founder of StyleWorks. She also acts as an executive director of this nonprofit organization. As a married couple, they have been parents twice
First child, Lola SimoneJune 28 , 2002
He became father for the first time in his life in 2002. He and his sweet wife, Malaak Compton welcomed their first child together on 28th of June and that time it was a baby girl and they named her Lola Simone.
Second child, Zahra SavannahMay 22 , 2004
He became father for the second time in his life in 2004. He and his sweet wife, Malaak Compton welcomed their second child together on 22nd of May and that time it was also a baby girl and they named her Zahra Savannah.
Filed for divorce2014
He got married to founder and executive director of StyleWorks, Malaak Compton in 1996. Though they were happily married, they filed for divorce at the end of 2014. The actual reason why they got divorced is unknown.
Won Primetime Emmy Awards1997
Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the entertainment industry and it's an honor if anyone wins this award. He has been honored with this award several times. He won this award for the first time in 1997 for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special.
Won American Comedy Awards, USA2000
Till now he has been nominated in American Comedy Awards, USA for five different times and out of these five nominations he has been honored only once. He was honored with this award in 2000 for Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication.
Won BET Comedy Awards2005
For starring the role of Farrell Caretaker in the movie The Longest Yard, he got nominated in BET Comedy Awards in 2005. He was also honored with this award that year for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Theatrical Film.