Chris Rock and wife Malaak Compton-Rock, daughters Lola and Zahara along with a cute friend turned the ‘Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted’ premiere in New York City into family night on Thursday (June 7).
Yesterday, when Matt Lauer brought the ‘Today’ show back from commercial by commenting ”We’re hoping the same kind of weather hits us tomorrow when we’ve got Chris Brown out on the plaza,” Chris couldn’t let the anchor’s choice of words slide.
Referring to Breezy’s 2008 domestic assault conviction after he — well, you know the story — the comedian who voices Marty the Zebra in the animatic flick asked, “Did you say you hope the same weather hits you?” before adding with a laugh, ”I hope the weather doesn’t smack us upside the head tomorrow.”
Thankfully, Elmo was in the building to make things wholesome. If Rabid Beaver decides to play Mike Tyson Punchout at some point in the day you understand why.