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Full Name  Anthony Rock
Name  Tony Rock
Parents  Rosalie Rock, Julius Rock
Relatives  Chris Rock (brother)
Role  Actor
Grandparents  Allen Rock

Born  June 30, 1974 (age 41) (1974-06-30) Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Occupation  Stand-up comedian Television actor
Siblings  Chris Rock, Kenny Rock, Jordan Rock, Andre Rock, Andi Rock, Brian Rock, Charles Rock
Nieces  Zahra Savannah Rock, Lola Simone Rock
Movies and TV shows  All of Us, Think Like A Man, The Tony Rock Project, Three Can Play That Game, C'mon Man
Similar People  Chris Rock, Kenny Rock, Malaak Compton Rock, John Langley, Khamani Griffin

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Anthony "Tony" Rock (born June 30, 1974) is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is the younger brother of comedian Chris Rock.


In the early 2000s, Rock hosted a short-lived game show entitled Can You Tell? for Oprah Winfrey's Oh! Oxygen network. He was also a correspondent for BattleBots on Comedy Central for the show's fifth season.

Tony has made many guest appearances, including The Howard Stern Show and The D'Angelo Show. He performed in New York with Mark Curry and John Henton to highlight the Apollo Theater. He co-starred as Dirk Black on the UPN/CW sitcom All of Us. Tony has worked as a back-up to his brother Chris, and appeared in his sitcom Everybody Hates Chris in the recurring role of the title character's uncle Ryan. Tony has hosted The Funny Spot on TV One.

Tony Rock starred in his own TV series, a sketch comedy show called The Tony Rock Project. It was broadcast on MyNetworkTV from 2008 to 2009. On February 19, 2010, Comedy Central aired Tony Rock's feature on Season 14 of Comedy Central Presents. His episode was the first original of the 2010 season.

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In 2012, Rock starred in Think Like a Man, a feature film based on Steve Harvey's 2009 book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. In the same year, Rock began hosting Apollo Live on BET.

Personal life

Tony Rock is one of eight siblings, born to Rosalie Rock and Julius Rock. He grew up on Decatur Street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of New York City.


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