August 31, 1971
52 years old
6 ft 1 in | 185 cm
81 kg | 178.5 lbs
12 US | 45 EU
Christopher Tucker was born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, on August 31, 1971, is an American actor and comedian.
Young Chris Tucker began his career as a stand-up comedian.
He got his television debut in ABC comedy sitcom Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992) in episode "Please Pass the Jock", in role as Rapper.
He made his big screen debut in coming of age comedy film House Party 3 (1994) in role as Johnny Booze.
Tucker's breakthrough performance came as Smokey in drama comedy film Friday (1995).
How tall is Chris Tucker and what is his weight? Chris Tucker's height is 6' 1" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 185 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 178.5 іn pоunds or 81 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Chris Tucker is 52 years old.
Chris Tucker net worth is around 11 million dollars.
He played Detective James Carter in Rush Hour film series:
Rush Hour (1998), for which he won the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Duo - Action / Adventure
Rush Hour 2 (2001), for which he won the Kids' Choice Blimp Award for Favorite Male Movie Star and was nominated for the Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Rush Hour 3 (2007), for which he was nominated for the People's Choice Award for Favorite On Screen Match-up
He was nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance for his role as Smokey in drama comedy film Friday (1995).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Danny in romantic comedy drama movie Silver Linings Playbook (2012).
The Fifth Element (1997) science fiction action as Ruby Rhod
Money Talks (1997) action comedy as Franklin Hatchett
Dead Presidents (1995) crime thriller as Skip
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016) war drama as Albert
He appeared in PBS television miniseries African American Lives (2006) in 4 episodes.
He hosted BET Awards 2013, at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California.
He starred in Netflix Exclusive Standup Special "Chris Tucker – Live" (2015).
Graduated from Columbia High School in DeKalb County, Georgia.
Has Native American and African ancestry.
Has three older brothers: Dexter, Darryl Jones, Norris Tucker, Jr. and two sisters: Tammye Stocks, Lacretia Tarver.
Featured in music videos for:
Heavy D & the Boyz "Nuttin' But Love (Heavy D)" (1994)
Michael Jackson "You Rock My World" (2001)
Dr. Dre "Keep Their Heads Ringin'" (1995)
Tupac Shakur featuring Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman "California Love" (1995)
Mase "Feel So Good" (1997)
Mariah Carey "Shake It Off" (2005)
Good friend with Jackie Chan.
He was close friend with Michael Jackson.
He was paid $20 million salary for Rush Hour 2 (2001) and $25 million for Rush Hour 3 (2007).
He is an official ambassador for the Heal Los Angeles Foundation.
Lives in Bel Air, Las Vegas and Atlanta.
He was married to casting director Azja Pryor (1997–2003), they have one son, Destin.
He dated Vanessa Mendoza (2005) and Nia Long.
Has been in a long-term relationship with India Arie, since 2007.