Chris Rock Wants to Hear About Your 'One Black Friend': Actor Reaches Out to Fans with New Project

PEOPLE.com | 12/15/2019 | Staff
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Chris Rock is reaching out to his fans to help him with his latest project.

The actor and comedian, 54, has launched My One Black Friend, a project looking at experiences of being the only African-American friend in a group.

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“All my black friends have a bunch of white friends,” Rock said in a statement. “And all my white friends have one black friend.”

In a video available on the website for his project, Rock said, “I need stories, I need tales. People with their first black friend. My first black boyfriend. My first black boss.”

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“Just the other day I had my first black pilot,” he added. “Good flight.”

In 2009, Rock produced the documentary Good Hair, which looked at the relationship African-Americans have with their hair and how it plays into a broader society. Similarly, “My One Black Friend is an honest look at friendship and...
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