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Oscars 2012: Chris Rock Added to List of Presenters

Rock joins previously announced presenters Angelina Jolie, Tom Cruise and Jennifer Lopez to appear at the awards ceremony Feb. 26.

Brian Grazer and Don Mischer, producers of the 84th Academy Awards telecast, announced today that Chris Rock will be a presenter at the ceremony.

Rock joins Bradley Cooper, Tom Cruise, Angelina Jolie, Tom Hanks, Jennifer Lopez and the cast of Bridesmaids as a presenter in the ceremony, which is being held Feb. 26. Rock hosted the Academy Awards telecast in 2005 to minor controversy, making fun of the ceremony and sending up Hollywood.

Magnolia Buying Spree Continues With '2 Days in New York'

Magnolia Pictures has bought North American rights to Julie Delpy's 2 Days in New York, the company announced Saturday.

The film, a follow up to Delpy's 2 Days in Paris, stars Delpy, Chris Rock and Delpy’s father Albert Delpy. Christophe Mazodier produced. A family comedy set in the art world, 2 Days in New York will be released via Magnolia's Ultra VOD program later this year, with what the company says will be a "robust" theatrical release in major markets.

2 Days in New York Sundance Premiere

2 Days in New York directed by Julie Delpy is a Gotham-set sequel of sorts to "2 Days in Paris," starring Delpy, Chris Rock, Albert Delpy, Alexia Landeau and Alex Nahon and will premiere at the 2012 Sundance Festival.

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Here's the Thing with Alec Baldwin

Chris Rock says he "wanted [his] acting to grow." So what did he do? He took a job on Broadway. Alec goes backstage with Rock after a matinee of The Mother F**ker With The Hat to hear about what it was like for Rock to be in his first play. Rock says rehearsal was the hardest thing he's ever gone through in his life.

Chris Rock and Alec talk about the play, the movie business and Rock's career in stand-up.

Spike Lee, Chris Rock & Nelson George Premiere Brooklyn Boheme

The 15th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival presented by BET Networks kicked off last night in New York with the opening night world premiere of Nelson George and Diane Paragas’ documentary, Brooklyn Boheme.

Chris Rock Provides The 411 For Guys In 'What To Expect When You Are Expecting'

From Deadline.com - Here's the part of the Lionsgate movie What To Expect When You're Expecting that I'll look forward to. Chris Rock is signing on to play a guy named Vic, who is the head of a group of expectant fathers who lectures them on what it's really like to have a baby and become a father. The Kirk Jones-directed pic stars Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Brooklyn Decker and Anna Kendrick (the latter two castings were announced today) in a mix of couples awaiting that stork visit.

Tony Awards 2011 - Best Musical

Chris Rock presents the award for the Best Musical.



Chris Rock Arrives at Harpo Studios

Just off a performance of his Broadway play, Chris Rock arrives at Harpo Studios the morning of his taping. Watch him and Jack do some last-minute planning to create a laugh-out-loud hilarious show.

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‘Hat,’ With Chris Rock, Extends Its Broadway Run

Call your sponsor, hide your distinguishing headwear and find yourself a spot on Cousin Julio’s couch: “The ___________ With the Hat” is extending its run on Broadway. Press representatives for that Stephen Adly Guirgis play, about the intertwined lives of a former drug dealer struggling with sobriety, his girlfriend, his cousin, his sponsor and the sponsor’s wife, said that it will play at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater through July 17; it was previously scheduled to end its run on June 25.
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