After nine long years, the Grammy and Emmy Award winning comedian, actor, director, writer and producer, Chris Rock, will be rocking Australia once again with his brand of comedy as part of his hotly-anticipated Total Blackout Tour 2017.
Rock is one of our generation’s strongest comedic voices. He has created many memorable moments as an actor, director, producer and writer. In 2016, he hosted the 88th Annual Academy Awards. In the past year, he has directed HBO’s comedy special “Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo.”
With his over 30-year old career, Chris Rock has enjoyed success in both film and television as a comedian, actor, writer, producer and director. In 2014 he led the ensemble cast of “Top Five,” a critically acclaimed comedy feature that he also wrote and directed. In 2009, he wrote and produced the documentary, “Good Hair,” and in 2014 he executive produced “Eat Drink Laugh: The Story of the Comic Strip,” a documentary recounting the history of one of New York’s most famous comedy venues. His feature acting credits include the “Grown Ups” and “Madagascar” franchises, “Head of State,” “Nurse Betty,” “CB4”, “Death at a Funeral,” “I Think I Love My Wife,” “2 Days in New York,” “Dogma” and “New Jack City.”
On TV, he served as executive producer, writer and narrator for the series “Everybody Hates Chris,” which ran from 2005 to 2009, and was a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” from 1989-1993.
Rock has four Emmy Awards and three Grammy Awards under his name. He is also a New York Times Best-Selling Author. In addition, he garnered two nominations for the 2016 Emmy Awards, for Outstanding Director for a Variety Special for “Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo,” and Outstanding Special Class Program for the 88th Annual Academy Awards.
Get your tickets today and catch Chris Rock live, on his Total Blackout Tour!