- Got his start performing stand-up comedy in Atlanta.
- First broke onto the scene with performances on Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam and a small but memorable part in House Party 3.
- Received the ShoWest Comedy Star of the Year award in 2002.
- Toured Africa in 2002 with U2's Bono, as well as other humanitarian celebrities, to further educate and mobilize efforts to help stabilize the AIDS/HIV epidemic, starvation, hunger, and disease that has become so prevalent in Africa.
- After finishing 2001's Rush Hour 2, took a six-year hiatus from films until he reprised the role of James Carter in Rush Hour 3 in 2007.
- Returned to the comedy stage with a multicity stand-up tour in 2011.
- 2012, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
- Azja Pryor — Ex-significant Other
- Norris Tucker — Father
- Darryl Jones — Brother
- Norris Tucker — Brother
- Destin Christopher Tucker — Son
- Dexter Tucker — Brother
- Lacretia Tarver — Sister
- Mary Tucker — Mother
- Tammye Stocks — Sister
- Birth Name: Christopher Tucker
- Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
- Profession: Actor, Comedian, Writer
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