Latest On Chris Rock

  • W. Kamau Bell Is Trying To Become A Thing

    A few years ago, sick of performing for San Francisco audiences who didn’t want to hear about race or politics, he was ready to quit comedy completely. Now he’s the host of TV’s most diverse, boundary-pushing nightly talk show, which just happens to be the flagship of a new network. No pressure or anything.

    Michael Tedder a year ago 46 responses

  • Every Host In The History Of The Oscars

    Anne Hathaway and James Franco are the latest in an 82 year tradition of hosting the Academy Awards. Here’s every notable and not-so-notable Oscars emcee to precede them. What do Donald Duck and David Letterman have in common? They’ve only hosted the Oscars once. (Many of those on this list have co-hosted with others, hence the overlap of certain years.) View List ›

    Gavon Laessig 3 years ago 22 responses

  • Good Hair

    Chris Rock’s documentary about the African American culture of hair — weaves and straightening, the business side as well as the cultural — is getting a lot of buzz at Sundance. Just the idea of Rock doing serious voice over alone makes this movie look intriguing. Read More ›

    Scott Lamb 5 years ago respond