In no time, Rock became a fixture in the club’s circuit and subsequently began landing TV roles.
Saturday Night Live gave him his much needed big break in 1990 and since then Rock’s career has been on the rise.
Chris Rock is an American stand-up comedian, actor, screenwriter, film producer, and director.
Rock worked at fast food restaurants before beginning his comedy career at New York City’s famous comedy club, Catch a Rising Star – the same club responsible for producing the likes of Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Ellen De Generes, and more.
Court documents revealed that the couple had agreed to a 50-50 custody of their kids.
However, the major problem lied in the splitting of the high 8-figure bank account.
Chris Rock has been able to amass a whopping fortune of 0 million.
Unfortunately, nearly two decades after marriage and having two daughters (Lola Simone, born 2002 and Zahra Savannah, born 2004) together, Rock filed for a divorce from Malaak in December 2014 citing irreconcilable differences.
1996 was also an exceptional year, as his sophomore HBO special titled “Bring The Pain” earned him much critical acclaim and two Emmy Awards.