According to Pagesix,a source close to the comic confirms he is dating Nigerian/American â€œArrowâ€ actress Megalyn Echikunwoke, and the pair were spotted looking cozy at Clive Davisâ€™ pre-Grammy bash on Sunday in Los Angeles.
Rock and Echikunwoke were first photographed together in
September at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park.
Echikunwoke, who also starred in TV series â€œThe 4400,â€ has been tweeting about the upcoming Oscars, which Rock will host â€” including quoting Whoopi Goldberg, who said of the controversial awards telecast, â€œBoycotting doesnâ€™t work, and itâ€™s also a slap in the face to Chris Rock.â€
Megalynâ€™s father is Nigerian and her mother is of Caucasian descent. She is the granddaughter of an Igbo traditonal ruler .