Chris Rock Files For Divorce 17 minutes ago BY TMZ STAFF http://www.tmz.com/2014/12/28/chris-rock-wife-divorce-malaak-compton/ Chris Rock's marriage is kaput -- he's filed to divorce his wife of nearly 20 years. Malaak Compton-Rock released a statement Sunday to People saying, "After much contemplation and 19 years of marriage, Chris and I have decided to go our separate ways." She adds, "While recognizing that this is a significant change, my children remain at the center of my life and their well-being is my top priority." Rock's lawyer confirmed he's already filed docs. The 49 year-old comedian and his wife got married in 1996. They have two daughters -- 12 year-old Lola Simone and 10 year-old Zahra Savannah. Thanks Howard!