Chris Tucker

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Date of Birth August 31, 1971
Place of Birth Atlanta, Georgia
Age 49 years old
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Chris Tucker

Christopher Tucker is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is known for his roles as Detective James Carter in Brett Ratner's Rush Hour film series and Smokey in F. Gary Gray's Friday. He became a frequent stand up performer on Def Comedy Jam in the 1990s. He appeared in Luc Besson's The Fifth Element, Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook, and Brett Ratner's Money Talks.

Birth name: Christopher Tucker
Born: August 31, 1971, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Medium: Stand-up, film, television
Years active: 1992–present
Genres: Blue comedy, black comedy, insult comedy, observational comedy
Spouse: Azja Pryor (1997–2003)
Children: 1
Twitter: Chris Tucker's Twitter profile
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About Chris Tucker

Comedian and actor who starred in the Rush Hour franchise, for which he and Jackie Chan won an MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo. He also appeared with Ice Cube in Friday and with Bruce Willis in The Fifth Element

Before Fame

Early on in his career, he became a frequent performer and comedian at Def Comedy Jam. Soon afterwards, he made his debut in the film House Party 3.

Achievement

He was paid $25 million for appearing in Rush Hour 3 alongside Jackie Chan.

Family Life

His mother Mary Louise raised him and his older siblings in Atlanta, Georgia. His son, Destin Christopher Tucker, was born in 1998.

Associations

He was a very close friend of Michael Jackson, and starred in his music video for "You Rock My World."

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