Chris Rock and wife divorce after 20yrs

US Comedian & Actor Chris Rock and his wife have announced they are divorcing after almost two decades of marriage.

Rock, who recently starred in films ‘I Think I Love My Wife’ and ‘What to expect when you’re expecting’ confirmed the split rumours yesterday.

Malaak Compton-Rock issued her own statement in regards to the news.


“After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways. While recognising that this is a significant change, my children remain at the centre of my life and their wellbeing is my top priority,” she said.

The pair have two daughters together, Lola, 12 and Zahra, 10.