Chris Rock Files For Divorce From Wife, Maleek Compton-Rock

Chris Rock files for divorce As this year wraps up so are more marriages and the laundry list of 2014 divorces and break-ups continues.

After nearly 20 years of marriage Chris Rock files for divorce from his wife Malaak Compton-Rock. In a statement on Sunday, Rock’s attorney confirmed the split between the two, “Chris requests privacy as he and Malaak work through this process and focus on their family” (via New York Post).

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The former couple wed in 1996 and  have two daughters, 12 year-old Lola Simone and 10-year-old Zahra Savannah. This is truly unfortunate to hear, and hopefully this won’t turn messy. 2014 was not a good year for a lot of couples, let’s hope the new year can keep some of our favorite couples intact.

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