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Chris Rock
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Born on February 6, 1966, funnyman Chris Rock is becoming well known on the screen after paying his dues in comedy clubs and TV. 
 
Chris's News

Appearances
Mon 22 Nov 1999 - Late Night with Conan O'Brien on NBC

Release - Look for Chris in "Dogma" - 1999 release from Miramax.
 
Chris's Background
Background - Born and raised in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn.  Performed stand-up comedy for more than twelve years. 

Screen Debut - Chris played the part of the parking valet in the Eddie Murphy comedy , "Beverly Hills Cop II" 

Family - Chris is married to the former Malaak Compton.  They reside in Los Angeles. 

Bio

Chris Rock 
February 7, 1966 
Brooklyn, New York 
Aquarius
Nominations
1999 - Image Award - Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special - "The Chris Rock Show"
1999 - Image Award - Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture - "Lethal Weapon 4"
1998 - Emmy - Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program - shared with writing team for "Chris Rock Show"
1998 - Image Award - Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special - "The Chris Rock Show"
1998 - Image Award - Outstanding Performance in a Youth or Children's Series/Special - "Happily Ever After Fairy Tales for Every Child"
1997 - Emmy - Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing for a Variety of Music Program - shared with writing team for "Politically Incorrect"
Films
1998 - Lethal Weapon 4 -------------- Lee Butters
1998 - Dr. Dolittle ---------------------- Rodney (guinea pig) - voice
1997 - Beverly Hills Ninja ------------ Joey
1996 - Sgt. Bilko ------------------------ Lt. Oster
1995 - Panther -------------------------- Yuck Mouth
1995 - The Immortals ----------------- Deke Anthony
1993 - CB4 ------------------------------- Albert
1992 - Boomerang --------------------- Bony T
1991 - New Jack City ----------------- Pookie
1988 - I'm Gonna Git You Sucka --- Rib Joint Customer
1987 - Beverly Hills Cop II ---------- Parking Valet
TV
1997 - The Chris Rock Show ----- Himself
1993 - In Living Color -------------- Various
1990 - Saturday Night Live ------- Himself
Chris's Fan Mail
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Chris's Projects

"Dogma" - 1999 release from Miramax.  Cast:  Linda Fiorentino, Ben Affleck, George Carlin, Matt Damon, Janeane Garofalo, Salma Hayek, Jason Lee, Alanis Morissette, Alan Rickman, Chris Rock. 

"Untitled Chris Rock Film" - 1999 release from New Line Cinema starring Chris Rock. 

"Spin Doctor" - 1999 release with Chris Rock. 
 
Related Items

"Rock This!" by Chris Rock Hardcover - 224 pages (October 1997) available through Amazon.com. Click on this link for more information availability. Click on cover art right for a large image.

"Roll With The New" [EXPLICIT LYRICS] Chris Rock Audio CD (April 8, 1997) available through Amazon.com. Click on this link for more information availability. 

"Born Suspect Chris Rock Audio CD (July 8, 1997) available through Amazon.com. Click on this link for more information availability.

Links

Movies Future - Upcoming movies, release dates, and official links to their web sites. 

Movies Past - Links to the official movie web sites for past movies. 

People Index - List of actors with their profiles. 

 
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