Home / Richest Celebrities / Chris Rock Net Worth

Chris Rock Net Worth

Chris Rock wiki & biography:

Chris Rock Net Worth 70 Million

PROFESSION: PRODUCER, DIRECTOR, SCREENWRITER, ACTOR AND COMEDIAN

Chris Rock as Christopher Julius “Chris” Rock (III) was created on 7th February,1965. He came up as an American actor, film producer, screenwriter, standup comedian , television producer . In early 1990’s, he became more well-known as being a part of The Saturday Night Live. He’d produced lots of films and acted in lots of TV serials, films, stage plays. In 2007, he had been labeled as the fifth best stand-up comedian by The Comedy Central as well as as the ninth best standup comic on Channel 4’s100 Best Stand-Upsin 2007. In 2010, Chris Rock came on the eighth position.

EARLY LIFE AND YOUTH

Chris Rock was created and brought up in Andrews, South Carolina. His mom “Rosalie” was a teacher and in addition worked as a social worker for the mentally disabled. His dad “Julius Rock” was a truck driver and later he became a newspaper deliveryman. Chris had three younger brothers Tony, Kenny and Jordan who are in the exact same profession as he’s. After Chris was born, the family changed to Brooklyn in Nyc and later relocated themselves in the working class region of Bedford Stuyvesant in Brooklyn.

Rock was bullied and beaten by the white pupils when he was doing his education that has been ruled by the white neighborhoods in Brooklyn. But later as rock grew up, his parents dropped him out of the school after the worse attitude of the whites. Rock worked at many fast food restaurants. Rock had also received a diploma of general schooling.

VOCATION

Chris Rock is a man of ability. Chris began his stand up comedy in 1984.

SATURDAY NIGHT LIFE

In 1990, he joined a sketch comedy series of comedy night life. Saturday and other cast members formed a group called the bad boys of Saturday Night Life. It contained Chris Farley, Adam Sandler, Rob Schneiderand David Spade. His first comedy film premiered in 1991 and was applauded for the remarkable part.

FILM STAR

Two of his films which rock directed and played the lead character like Head Of The State and I Think I love My Wife. Also employed as a producer and director, he had done voice work in Madagascar animated movie franchise. His first documentary premiered in 2009 as “Good Hair”. After he got success in his standup comedy , he began receiving the offers for movies. In 2010, he appeared in many films like Death at a funeral, Grown Ups, 2 Days in New York.

FILM PRODUCER

Despite of being a true film star, he had created many comic series. One of his quite famous comic series called “Everybody hates Chris” was all about the filmstar school days when he was bullied. The show got all the critic success high evaluations. It got a 2006 People’s Choice Award for the finest television comedy and two Emmy Awards in 2006 for costuming and cinematography. Most recently in 2012, he produced the series “Totally biased with W. Kamau Bell”.

MUSIC VIDEOS

Rock is a man of many talents. Rock’s first music video was his own song “Your Mother’s Got a Big Head” from his own album produced suspect. He appeared in many videos of his own such as “Hump De Bump”,Big Daddy Kane music video “Smooth Operator”.

STAGE PLAYS

He also revealed his fascination with stage plays for which he got nominated for a Drama League Award.

COMEDIC STYLE

Rock’s subject matter commonly involves family,politics, love story, music,course relationships, andrace relationsin the United States of America. Although he never revealed interest in writing autobiography but many of his comedians revolved around his youth about his schooldays when he was bussed in a white neighborhood school in Brooklyn and his parents were concerned about the inadequacies of the local school system. He remembers as a memory that what he got was a worse schooling in a worse neighbourhood instead of a good education in a great neighborhood. Rock cutoff from the broadcast of BBC and later the management apologized Rock for using the word “motherfucker”.

PERSONAL LIFE

Chris Rock wed a girl named Malaak Compton who was the founder and executive director of Styleworks. This is a nonprofit, complete-servicesalonthat supplies free services for girls leavingwelfare and entering the work force. They have two daughters together, Lola Simone and Zahra Savannah. Rock dwells with his wife in Alpine, New Jersey. Rock’s great great grandfather called Julius Caesar Tingman, was a slave for 21 years before serving as part of theUnited States Colored Troopsuntil 1866. Tingman fought in theAmerican Civil War.

CONTROVERSIES

In November 2006, the words were spread that Rock had filed a divorce about after ten years of his marriage to Malaak. But however, after two weeks the news came that rock hadn’t filed a divorce and the couple had solved their problems and differences and stayed together. With this Rock maintained it to be as the untrue rumors and lies.

Another controversy came in 2007, a former performer Kali Bowyer, filed a case against Rock saying that he’s the dad of her son. But afterwards, DNA test results revealed that Rock wasn’t the kid’s dad.

FILMOGRAPHY

Rock has a got lots of fame, popularity, respect, fanatic following through his different works in movies. In 1989, his documentary short film “who’s Chris Rock” in which he played a part of himself. His another documentary was also a success named as “Comedian” . Also in 1989, paparazzi was launched in which rock played a cameo role of a pizza delivery boy. Documentaries like “Good Hair”, “Torrance Rises”, “The N-Word”, “Aristrocrats” were enormous hits. He came as director, producer, and writer in movies like “I believe I love my wife”, “Head of state”, “Pootie Tang” and many other.

Check Also

Tommy Lee Net Worth

Tommy Lee Jones Net Worth: Tommy Lee Jones is an American celebrity who has a ...