Chris Rock Net Worth in 2017: $70 million
Chris Rock is an American comedian, writer, director, actor and producer, he started his career through standup comic and small roles in films and now his total net worth is $70 million.
American comedian Chris Rock was born on February 7, 1965 in Andrews, South Carolina, he appeared in Saturday Night Live in the early 1990s by which he got wider prominence, in his childhood he received many bad words due to his black color from white students in the school, he left the school after that he did many jobs mostly on the fast food restaurants.
Catch a Rising Star was the show from where he started his comedy and after the success in this show he got small roles in the film I’m Gonna Git You Sucka and his first TV debut was Miami Vice and his first film debut as a lead role was Beverly Hills Cop II which strengthen him in the film industry.
Rock was the cast member of the show Saturday Night Live of the Sketch comedy series in 1990, he remained as a cast member in this show for three years but later after his success.
he released his first album Born Suspect in 1991, this was the start of new era for him and now he is one of the best writers and actors of American industry.
He has done many movies but more significant movies are CB4, Down to Earth, Pootie Tang, Pootie Tang, Head of State, I Think I Love My Wife, Death at a Funeral, Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, Top Five and Sandy Wexler.
Chris Rock has received numerous awards like three Grammy Awards, four Emmy Awards, Black Reel Award, Primetime Emmy Award and Primetime Emmy Award.