Chris Rock

October 1997
Jet;10/20/97, Vol. 92 Issue 22, p32
Profiles comedian Chris Rock. His weekly HBO show called `The Chris Rock Show' and HBO special `Chris Rock: Bring the Pain,' which won him two Emmy Awards in 1997; How he was discovered; His acting career; Comments from Rock; His wife Malaak Compton-Rock.


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