Did You Know Chris Rock Was a DJ Before He Was a Comedian?

Did You Know Chris Rock Was a DJ Before he Was a Comedian?

Chris Rock penned the foreword for a new photo book of the Beastie Boys and Run DMC called, “Together Forever” by Glen E. Friedman. “I was a DJ way before I told jokes. Run-DMC’s ‘Sucker M.C.’s’ taught me a lot about controlling the audience. I learned things about control and timing from playing the record […]

Chris Rock’s ‘Saw’ Reboot Gets Pushed Up to Summer 2020

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He might’ve been “never scared” in his classic 2004 standup comedy special of the same name, but Chris Rock will definitely be trading in laughs for horrific screams when he debuts his Saw reboot next year. As an added bonus, it’s now being reported that we’ll see his revision of the epic horror series a […]

Chris Rock to Reboot the ‘Saw’ Film Franchise

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Chris Rock has gained a well-deserved reputation as one of the greatest comedians of all-time. But instead of taking his usual comedic route for his latest project, the Top 5 actor is trying his hand at the horror genre. Rock is teaming with Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures for a reboot of the highly successful Saw […]

Micheal Ealy Said Chris Rock Was An ‘A Hole’ to Him On Set Before

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Have you ever met a celebrity you idolized and they treated you with disdain? Well, actor Micheal Ealy recently shared his celebrity horror story. In a recent interview with The Chicago Tribune actor Micheal Ealy recalled a time when comedian Chris Rock was rude to him on set. Another actor on set Kerry Washington saw […]

Showtime Producing Documentary on Legendary L.A. Venue ‘The Comedy Store’

Showtime Documentary Films announced a four-part documentary series that will chronicle the history of the iconic L.A. club The Comedy Store, directed and executive produced by Mike Binder and executive produced by Oscar nominee and Emmy winner Mike Tollin. The project is expected to premiere on SHOWTIME in 2020. This documentary series brings to life the legends, […]

Jamie Foxx Announces Plans for New Comedy Tour

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In the entertainment industry, they are very few who can claim to be more talented than Golden Globe, Oscar, and Grammy award-winner Jamie Foxx. He is now coming full circle by returning to his first love of stand-up comedy. Foxx recently announced plans to hit the comedy stage and he will release a brand-new comedy […]

Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock Lead The Latest Class of the New Jersey Hall of Fame

Words by: Rashad Grove Comedian Chris Rock, actresses Whoopi Goldberg and Anne Hathaway, Seinfeld star Jason Alexander, and the Anthony Bourdain are among the latest nominees to the New Jersey Hall of Fame. The organization recently announced its list of 50 nominees for the 11th class on Friday, and inductees will be announced this coming […]

Chris Rock Will Star in Season 4 of ‘Fargo’

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Chris Rock will put the comedy aside as he will star as a crime boss in the forthcoming season of the Emmy award-winning show Fargo. Season 4 will bring Rock and the cast to Kansas City, Missouri in the year 1950, Deadline reports. Season 4 of the show will go into production in Fall of […]

Chris Rock on the Obamas’ Netflix Deal: ‘I Want Him Above That’

Chris Rock on the Obamas Netflix Deal: 'I Want Him Above That'

Not everyone is happy about Barack and Michelle Obama inking a multi-year Netflix deal. Chris Rock thinks the former President shouldn’t be concerned about Rotten Tomatoes scores. The comedian did an interview with The Hollywood Reporter and said he didn’t want Barack and the former First Lady making their money on Netflix. “I don’t want […]

Monique Claps Back at Charlamagne In Breakfast Club Interview

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About a month ago, Charlamagne Tha God gave legendary comedian Monique a “Donkey of the Day” for railing against Netflix on grounds of racial and gender bias and asking her fans to boycott the streaming service. This came after the Oscar award winning actress felt she was low-balled by Netflix to perform an exclusive special for […]

Chris Rock Admits to Flirting with Rihanna After His Divorce

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After the divorce from his wife of 18 years, Malaak Compton- Rock, comedian Chris Rock wanted to get back into the dating scene. On his new Netflix special, Chris Rock: Tamborine, he revealed that at one point after his divorce was finalized, he made an attempt to flirt with singer Rihanna at an exclusive party. […]