Chris Rock Net Worth, Lifestyle and Career
He was born and raised up in Brooklyn. Eddie Murphy recognized him at New York’s comedy strip when Chris was only 18 years old.
Chris after establishing himself well in the field of comedy then entered the film category and start appearing in the films. Later on, Chris officially launched his debut comedy film that received a lot of appreciation from his fans and followers.
The successful career of Chris Rock includes 2 Grammy Award-winning comedy albums, Emmy Award for HBO special category. He was also appointed as a host for the Academy Awards.
Early Life of Chris Rock
Chris was born on the 7th of February, 1965 in South Carolina. Chris is the eldest son of his family and has three brothers Kenny, tony and Jordan.
Julius Rock is the father of Chris and Rose Rock is his mother. His father was a truck driver and his mother was a teacher.
Chris spent his childhood in Brooklyn and has great memories of childhood in Brooklyn. He started his education from James Madison High School, where he was severely under depression because of the beatings and bullying from the white students.
With time as he got older, the bullying became much worse and he ended up leaving the school. Chris then started working at various fast-food restaurants.
What Was the Comedy Style of Chris Rock?
Chris majorly selected politics, music, romance, race relations and celebrities as his subject matter of comedy. He has a very unique and stunning comedy nature and his fans have immense love and appreciation for him. He is amongst the greatest stand-up comedians and has a great sense of humor.
More about the Personal Life of Chris Rock
Chris Rock married Compton Rock on 23rd of November, 1996. She is the executive director and founder of StyleWorks that offers free services to those women, who are entering the workforce and leaving the welfare.
They both became parents of 2 daughters in the years 2002 and 2004. Chris revealed in the year 2014 that he has filed the divorce from Compton Rock and both got a divorce in the year 2016.
Recently in June 2019, the famous “New York Times Magazine” listed Chris Rock amongst the hundreds of artists that were reportedly destroyed in Universal Fire 2008.
What Is Chris Rock Net Worth?
Chris Rock is amongst the stars, who have gone through bullying in there an initial phase of life as a factor of racism and they ended up becoming famous celebrities by their passion and skills.
He has a successful career and got a lot of fame as a standup comedian. Chris Rock Net Worth has roughly estimated around 100 million dollars.