Filmography Chris Rock

Date of birth: 07/02/65 (56 years)
Family name: Christopher Julius "Chris" Rock II
 Nationality: United States

Christopher Julius "Chris" Rock III (born February 7, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, film producer, and director. 
 
After working as a standup comic and appearing in small film roles, Rock came to wider prominence as a cast member of Saturday Night Live in the early 1990s. He went on to more prominent film roles, and a series of acclaimed comedy specials for HBO. 
 
He was voted as the fifth greatest stand-up comedian of all time by Comedy Central. He was also voted in the United Kingdom as the ninth greatest stand- Read his whole biography -up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups in 2007, and again in the updated 2010 list as the eighth greatest stand-up comic. 
 
Rock was born in Andrews, South Carolina. Shortly after his birth, his parents moved to Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York. A few years later, they relocated and settled in the working-class area of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. His mother, Rosalie (née Tingman), was a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped; his father, Julius Rock, was a former truck driver and newspaper deliveryman. Julius died in 1988 after ulcer surgery. His younger brothers Tony, Kenny and Jordan are also in the entertainment business. His older half-brother, Charles, died in 2006 after a long struggle with alcoholism. Rock has said that he was influenced by the performing style of his paternal grandfather, Allen Rock, a preacher. 
 
Rock was bussed to schools in predominately white neighborhoods of Brooklyn, where he endured bullying and beatings from white students. As he got older, the bullying became worse and Rock's parents pulled him out of James Madison High School. He decided to drop out of high school altogether and later received a GED. Rock worked menial jobs at various fast-food restaurants

Filmography Chris Rock

Grown Ups 2 - Comedy

Grown Ups 2

Comedy 
October 2013
2 Days in NY - Comedy

2 Days in NY

Comedy 
April 2012
Grown Ups - Comedy

Grown Ups

Comedy 
September 2010
Death at a Funeral - Comedy

Death at a Funeral

Comedy 
Madagascar 2 - Animation (modern)

Madagascar 2

Animation (modern) 
December 2008
Madagascar - Animation (modern)

Madagascar

Animation (modern) 
June 2005
The Longest Yard - Comedy

The Longest Yard

Comedy