Outrage over Chris Rock's BBC interview
Outrage over Chris Rock's BBC interview shows poverty of cultural criticismPolitics.co.ukHaving seen a fair bit of Chris Rock's stand up comedy, I wasn't very surprised to hear him use a six-letter word that rhymes with 'digger' on Friday's Graham Norton Show on the BBC. I was even less surprised to read a piece in the Guardian on Sunday ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 2:34 am
Robin Thede ready to give 'The Rundown' on
Los Angeles TimesRobin Thede ready to give 'The Rundown' on BET late nightLos Angeles TimesAsk Robin Thede if she's nervous about her upcoming plunge into one of TV's most competitive arenas, and you're likely to see her tremble — with excitement. A colorful comic, who has scored top writing gigs with Chris Rock, Kevin Hart, Larry Wilmore ...Second City alum Robin Thede aims to bring something new to late-night TVChicago TribuneRobin Thede Is About to Be the Only Black Woman Host in Late-Night TV's Sea of White DudesSplinter (blog)Robin Thede's Late-Night Launch Brings New View to Wee-Hours TVVarietyall 11 news articles »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 1:35 pm
Don't fall for it. Chris Rock's use of the
The GuardianDon't fall for it. Chris Rock's use of the N-word on television is not OKThe GuardianWatching the American comedian Chris Rock on the Graham Norton show, I expected to hear adult comedy. That is what he does. Still, it's a mainstream show, a flagship show. So I was shocked to hear him blithely, and without objection, use the N-word .
Posted on 8 October 2017 | 7:19 am
Chris Rock, Rosie O'Donnell, Bob Saget,
Today.comChris Rock, Rosie O'Donnell, Bob Saget, comedians mourn Ralphie ...Today.comBeloved comedian Ralphie May died Friday, as messages of shock and surprise from the entertainment community poured in on social media.and more »
Posted on 7 October 2017 | 10:25 am
Chris Rock drops n-word on The Graham Norton
MetroChris Rock drops n-word on The Graham Norton Show and some viewers are offendedMetroChris Rock used the n-word on last night's edition of The Graham Norton Show – and some viewers weren't happy. The comedian was on the couch with Kate Winslet, Idris Elba and Liam Gallagher ahead of his worldwide 2017/2018 tour. The 52-year-old ...
Posted on 7 October 2017 | 4:28 am
Fin24.com | Chris Rock in Twitter storm over
Comedian Chris Rock has caused controversy on social media by posting pictures of police stopping him while driving.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 1:23 am
Chris Rock's traffic stop selfies spark
Chris Rock has been pulled over by the police for the third time in two months and is continuing to chronicle it on social media.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 3:16 pm
Isaiah Washington clarifies his suggestion
After Chris Rock shared that he been stopped by the police three times in less than two months, Isaiah Washington suggested he switch his luxury car for a Prius in order to "adapt."
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 10:01 am
Chris Rock Sure Gets Pulled Over a Lot
Wow Chris Rock must be a terrible driver, or something. Read more...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 4:55 pm
Chris Rock Keeps Getting Pulled Over By
Comedian Chris Rock took a break from being a part-time late night panda to Tweet about being stopped by cops this week. He included a selfie as well, because apparently Chris Rock always includes a selfie when he has run-ins with cops. [ more › ]
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 12:37 pm
Will Terrence Howard be Fired By FOX Over
Empire spoilers indicate that there are some big names appearing in Season 2: Mariah Carey, Ludacris, Pit Bull, Chris Rock, Marisa Tomei, Alicia Keys, and more. FOX is banking on the fact that the guest stars will take away some of the attention from the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:09 am
MTV Video Music Awards: where controversy is
In the past, the big show was helmed by whoever was hot in comedy in the time, whether it was Eddie Murphy in the 80s, Dennis Miller in the 90s or Chris Rock in the early 00s. Capitalizing on the headlines Cyrus generated during her aforementioned ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:04 am
Taylor Swift invites Lisa Kudrow onstage for
Among them: Ellen DeGeneres, Chris Rock, Julia Roberts, John Legend, Alanis Morissette, Natalie Maines (The Dixie Chicks), Mary J. Blige, Fetty Wap, Joan Baez, NFL star Russell Wilson and Kudrow's "Friends" co-star Matt LeBlanc. The U.S. leg of Swift's ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:47 am
14 of Taylor Swift's Most Seemingly Random
Julia's appearance marked a distinct turning point in the 1989 guest lineup, because prior to her "Style" strut it had mostly included (1) Taylor's friends, (2) currently popular musicians, and (3) regionally popular celebrities. This one, however, was odd ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:21 am
Taylor Swift invites Justin Timberlake,
Other celebrity guests to join the the singer on stage during the L.A. leg of her 1989 World Tour include Mary J. Blige, Chris Rock. John Legend, Alanis Morissette, Beck and Ellen DeGeneres.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:55 am
Rock, Stiller come to Cannes with
It's taken an animated trilogy about a gang of zoo animals to bring Ben Stiller and Chris Rock together.
Posted on 18 May 2012 | 12:12 pm
Q&A: Delpy, Rock discuss '2 Days in New
After Julie Delpy carefully slides the hem of her black dress just over the knee, her co-star Chris Rock playfully slides it back an inch.
Posted on 27 April 2012 | 1:15 pm
Chris Rock, Midler set as Rock Hall
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony will likely be a little more irreverent this year: Chris Rock is set to be one of the A-list presenters for the April event.
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 9:03 pm
Chris Rock adds Broadway to his funny resume
How do you top a winter in which you've made fun of Oprah Winfrey to her face, gleefully butchered a classic Simon and Garfunkel song during a telethon and made a guest appearance on Kanye West's mega-selling CD?
Posted on 6 March 2011 | 6:00 am
Chris Rock to make his Broadway debut next
Comedian Chris Rock will make his Broadway debut in a new play about love and fidelity with an X-rated title.
Posted on 22 October 2010 | 9:58 am