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Chris Rock Officially Hosting The 2015 Oscars

Look who’s back, back again! Chris Rock is officially taking on the role of Oscars host on the show airing Sunday, February 28, 2016.

“It’s great to be back,” Chris Rock said in a statement on Oct. 21 when ABC announced that he would be hosting the 88th annual Academy Awards for his second time. He also hosted in 2005. The comedian, 50, has been spending some time behind the scenes recently, directing Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo, but we’re so excited to see him go front and center!

October 21, 2015

Chris Rock Posts Awkward Selfie After Getting Pulled Over By Cops — See Pic

Chris Rock took a selfie after getting pulled over by the police on March 31, making this the third time he’s done so in seven weeks. See the totally awkward photos here!

Taking selfies has never seemed more illegal. Chris Rock, 50, took a picture of himself after cops pulled him over for the third time (!) in less than seven weeks. His only response? “Stopped by the cops again wish me luck,” he wrote on Instagram on March 31. Clearly, he wanted to document the special occasion.

April 2, 2015
Chris Rock Mocks Zayn Malik

Zayn Malik: Chris Rock Mocks One Direction Singer For Bailing On Tour

Burn! Comedian Chris Rock is not impressed with Zayn Malik dropping out of the One Direction tour, and he made sure to let everyone know with a shade-filled tweet.

Zayn Malik, 22, has raised eyebrows after his decision to leave the One Direction tour following his alleged cheating scandal. Now, he’s become the butt of the joke, especially on social media as 50-year-old Chris Rock has proven with his latest tweet that totally mocks Zayn’s situation. Ouch!

March 20, 2015

Chris Rock & Rosario Dawson: Dating Following His Divorce — Report

Wow — so shocking! A new report claims that Chris Rock has been separated from his wife for TWO years, even though he just filled the paper work. Apparently, he decided to finally file so that he could go public about his relationship with Rosario Dawson!

Chris Rock, 49, and Malaak Compton-Rock, 46, have announced that their marriage is ending. Could they be splitting up because of Chris’ alleged new girlfriend, Rosario Dawson? We have all the juicy details!

December 29, 2014
Chris Rock Bill Cosby Rape Allegations

Chris Rock Mourns The Loss Of His Role Model Bill Cosby After Rape Allegations

Chris has always been one of Bill’s biggest fans, but revealed in an interview with ‘New York Magazine’ that he feels like the world has lost Bill, or at least the Bill people knew and loved.

Chris Rock is the first to admit that it’s been “a weird year for comedy.” Between the deaths of comedy legends Joan Rivers and Robin Williams, and now with the rape allegations surrounding his idol Bill Cosby, Chris admits in an interview with New York Magazine on Dec. 1 that he feels like a big part of Bill has been lost too.

December 1, 2014
Bow Wow Defends Fiance

Bow Wow Defends Fiancee Erica Mena After Chris Rock’s Brother Calls Her ‘Whore’

Bow Wow isn’t too happy with Tony Rock, who’s a comedian just like his very famous brother. Tony took to Twitter to call Bow Wow’s fiancee, Erica Mena, a ‘whore,’ and Bow Wow has since fired back! See what he said here.

Bow Wow, 27, is madly in love with his fiancee, Erica Mena, 27, and he won’t put up with anyone trash talking his bride-to-be. Just ask comedian Tony Rock, 40, who called Erica a “whore” on Twitter and then felt the wrath of Bow Wow.

November 21, 2014

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