Caption: Chris Rock and Lance Crouther in Pootie Tang (2001)
Producer, Actor, Writer
Born: February 7, 1965
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Known for: Chris Rock: Bigger & Blacker (1999), Head of State (2003), Madagascar (2005), Down to Earth (2001)
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 ...