‘Chris Rock Show’ gets HBO renewal

HBO has given a 13-week renewal to “The Chris Rock Show,” with new episodes skedded to air Friday nights beginning Sept. 12.

The latenight talk/comedy/variety series debuted in February with a five-week run.

In addition, Rock has been tabbed to host “The 1997 MTV Video Music Awards” on Sept. 4; kudocast will be broadcast live on the East Coast at 8 p.m. from Radio City Music Hall in Gotham. Rock’s first single and video, “Champagne,” will be released this month, and his book “Rock This” is being published in October.

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