Chris Rock Net Worth, Married, Wife and Divorce

Posted On: 08 Dec, 2014


Chris Rock Net Worth, Married, Wife and Divorce

Quick Facts

Date of Birth February 07, 1965
Age 52 Years 7 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Malaak Compton Rock(div)
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity African-American
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)(rumor)
Married Not Now
Net Worth $70 Million Dollars
Height 5 feet 10 inches(178 cm)
Weight 163 lbs (74 kg)
Children/Kids Zahra Savannah Rock, Lola Simone Rock

Every now and then I'm in a situation where someone doesn't recognize me, and I experience racism. Things like not being buzzed into a store or sitting in first class on a plane and having someone ask to see my ticket four times.- Chris Rock

An American comedian, actor, television producer, film producer, director, and screenwriter, Chris Rock was born in 7th February, 1965 in Andrews, South Carolina, U.S, at present, he is one of the most well-known American comedian and he was voted by the Comedy Central as fifth greatest stand-up comedian of all time. Chris gained his popularity and also made wider acceptance from the public in Saturday Night Live as a cast member. In same manner, he enters into the film industry where he portrays some major roles in the movies as well as in the tv shows comedy series special for HBO. According to the survey done by the Celebrity net worth media, it is believed that he is estimated to have net worth of $70 million dollars from his entire career.

 Born in a middle class family, Chris Rock’s parents were not able to give him materialistic things but they gave something more valuable and precious that combined the character of strong values. At very early age, Chris got lessons from his parents about dignity and respect when they moved to working-class area of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. In the family, altogether there are three younger siblings of Chris, among them his half old brother Charles died due to the excessive use of alcoholism. The kind of environment that Chris got during his childhood was is often he doesn’t like to remember because of the racial discrimination and bullying by the majority white neighborhoods.  So, he decided to drop out from James Madison High School and soon received a GED.

Everything that happened in past for Chris was just like a nightmare and he wanted to forget those days.  He then started to make some earnings, working as part time and full-time jobs at various fast-food restaurants. Rock always dreamed about to be an actor and it was his passion and persistence that lead him to be world’s finest comedian artists. At the age 18, Rock got golden opportunity to act for a small role in Murphy’s Beverly Hills Cop II which is his debut film. Rock’s acting and his quality to express exploited racism theme representation in a comedic manner was really extraordinary which was widely accepted by the public. Soon, he did some series of Comedy movies and tv shows series such as ‘I’m Gonna Get You Sucka’, ‘Saturday Night Live’, ‘Born Suspect’, ‘New Jack City’, ‘good hair’ etc  are his admirable presentation.

Talking about his personal life, Chris has been married to Malaak Compton Rock in 23rd November 1996. His wife by profession is the founder and executive director of StyleWorks which is a non-profit firm that has been providing free services for women leaving welfare and entering the workforce. The couple resides in Apline, New Jersey with their two daughters. In the early November of 2006, there was massive viral in the media about his divorce with his wife Malaak, but however, Rock made a press statement declaring as untrue rumors and lies by the media.

Now moving to Chris’s Physique, he has admirable height of 5 feet and 10 inches tall which fits the criteria to become Hollywood actor, never keeps his hair more than a inch and has average weight which certainly reflects his personality. Chris also has huge circle in the social networking sites such as facebook, instagram and twitter . For more information and detail biography, you can simply visit to Wikipedia, imdb, and his official website link www.chrisrock.com/.