Chris Tucker

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Christopher Tucker
  • Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/31/1972, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor; comedian; writer
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Chris Tucker Fast Facts:
  • 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.
  • Chris Tucker Relationships:
  • Azja Pryor - Ex-significant Other
  • Mary Tucker - Mother
  • Tammye Stocks - Sister
  • Darryl Jones - Brother
  • Norris Tucker - Brother
  • Norris Tucker - Father
  • Dexter Tucker - Brother
  • Lacretia Tarver - Sister
  • Destin Christopher Tucker - Son
  • Chris Tucker Awards:
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee

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