SNL's Most Successful Cast Members Ever
Rock's tenure on SNL (from 1990 to 1993) gave him national exposure, leading to a guest-starring role on In Living Color. In 1994, he headlined his first HBO comedy special, which was followed by a career-making stand-up special, 1996's Bring the Pain. Among his other credits? The TV show Everybody Hates Chris and movies including Beverly Hills Ninja, Down to Earth, The Longest Yard, Madagascar, and Death at a Funeral.