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Official "Good Hair" Sundance Page

Check out the official Sundance page for Chris' new film "Good Hair". The film was awarded a Special Jury Prize for U.S. Documentary. Click here to check out the page.

"Good Hair" Debuts at Sundance

Judging from the audience reaction at the press screening of Chris Rock's "Good Hair," HBO should look to air the documentary, a commentary by Rock (interviewed on video earlier) on the industry and mindset of African-American hair, as soon as possible. Snickers, guffaws, gasps, nods of agreement, winces and cheers arose from the industry crowd as Rock, with a cavalcade of stars including Nia Long, Ice-T, the Rev. Al Sharpton, video vixen Melyssa Ford and Dr. Maya Angelou, commented on personal and societal rules when dealing with black hair. Especially that of a black woman.

66th Annual Golden Globe Awards

Chris Rock have been named as a presenter at "The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards" to be telecast live on NBC Sunday, January 11 (8 - 11 p.m. EST) at The Beverly Hilton. Check Local Listings for the channel in your area.

Chris Rock on how to survive the world of stand-up

Chris Rock is one of the world's most successful comics. Now he says the secret to stand-up in front of 15,000 people is to channel the inner Freddie Mercury. Click here to read the entire article

The Age.com AU Interview

On stage Chris Rock is pure comic electricity. His stand-up is loud, vulgar, taboo-skewering, unfailingly funny, wildly popular. He once proposed how gun violence in America could be reduced by simply raising the price of bullets to $5000 apiece. This would not stop the killing, he argued, but the overhead would at least ensure there would be no more innocent bystanders. Click here to read the entire article.

Dublin Herald Interview

A new article about Chris from the Herald in Dublin, Ireland has been published today. Click here to read the article.

Chris Rock in Variety

By BOB ELLISON Conventional wisdom suggests that standup comedians don't fare well abroad, but Chris Rock proved them wrong this year, pulling off 2008's biggest international tour, a $23 million affair with 141 shows in eight countries ranging from England to Australia to South Africa. "The idea of a whole extreme culture of differences is a myth -- a gigantic myth, an excuse!" insists Rock, who also saw toon sequel "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa" earn more than $165 million worldwide.

Austrailian Madagascar Premiere!

Hundreds of screaming fans have welcomed Hollywood funnymen Chris Rock and Ben Stiller at the Australian premiere of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa.
The sequel to the 2005 animated hit Madagascar premiered at Sydney's State Theatre on Monday night.
Check out the Gallery to see new pictures from this event!

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Debuts at #1!

November kicked off in a big way this past weekend with the number 1 debut of DreamWorks' "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa".
Madagascar reunites the voice cast of Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Jada Pinkett Smith, David Schwimmer, Sacha Baron Cohen and Cedric the Entertainer, with their popular talking animals crash-landing in Central Africa.

Kill The Messenger on DVD

Kill The Messenger will be released on DVD on Jan. 20th. You can pre-order the DVD here or click here to order the 2 disc collector's edition!

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