Chris Rock كريس روك

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Born in South Carolina, Chris Rock's parents moved to Brooklyn, New York, shortly after his birth before making another move to the working class area of Bedford–Stuyvesant. His mother, Rosalie, was a teacher for the mentally disabled, while his father, Julius, was a truck dr...Read moreiver who died in 1988 from surgery complications. He has three brothers: Tony, Kenny, and Jordan, and a half-brother, Charles, who died in 2006 after a long history of battling alcoholism. Drawing inspiration from his grandfather, who was a preacher, Chris Rock went to a predominately white school, which left him a target of bullying and racism until his parents pulled him out of school. But he went on to drop out of high school and got a job at a fast-food restaurant. Chris Rock started his career doing stand-up comedy and taking small parts in various comedy movies, until his natural affinity for comedy propelled him to fame.


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  • Born in South Carolina, Chris Rock's parents moved to Brooklyn, New York, shortly after his birth before making another move to the working class area of Bedford–Stuyvesant. Hi...Read mores mother, Rosalie, was a teacher for the mentally disabled, while his father, Julius, was a truck driver who died in 1988 from surgery complications. He has three brothers: Tony, Kenny, and Jordan, and a half-brother, Charles, who died in 2006 after a long history of battling alcoholism. Drawing inspiration from his grandfather, who was a preacher, Chris Rock went to a predominately white school, which left him a target of bullying and racism until his parents pulled him out of school. But he went on to drop out of high school and got a job at a fast-food restaurant. Chris Rock started his career doing stand-up comedy and taking small parts in various comedy movies, until his natural affinity for comedy propelled him to fame.

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  • Nationality:
  • US

  • Birth Name:
  • كريستوفر جوليوس روك الثالث


  • Birth Country:
  • US



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