In his new movie, Top Five, out Dec. 5, Chris Rock plays a movie star whose already-fading career is about to crumble on the day he’s being interviewed by a savvy New York Times reporter (Rosario Dawson) about his comedy career, his ambitious new Oscar-bait movie about the Haitian revolution, and his imminent nuptials to a reality star. She accompanies him to his old neighborhood, where he and his friends kill time arguing about their top five rappers. “What are the normal conversations—not the contrived romantic-comedy conversations—that happen when you get a bunch of old friends together?” Rock says, describing the scene.
EW asked Rock to give us his own MC list—then we got greedy and had him rank a bunch of other stuff, too. READ FULL STORY