Christopher Julius Rock was born in Andrews, South Carolina and raised in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. He is the son of Rosalie (Tingman), a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped, and Julius Rock, a truck driver and newspaper deliveryman, whose own father was a preacher.
Rock has been in stand-up comedy for several decades. He made his big screen debut in "Beverly Hills Cop II" and spent three years on the cast of "Saturday Night Live". He does commercials for 1-800 Collect and Nike and covered the presidential campaign for the show "Politically Incorrect". He lives in Alpine, New Jersey.
Name: Chris Rock
Known for: Chris Rock: Bigger & Blacker
BirthDay: 07, Feb ,1965