Aug. 31st, 1972
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Chris Tucker's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2007 - Rush Hour 3
2001 - Rush Hour 2
2000 - Next Friday
1998 - Rush Hour
1997 - The Fifth Element
1997 - Jackie Brown
1997 - Money Talks
1995 - Dead Presidents
1995 - Friday
1994 - House Party 3
1993 - The Meteor Man
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Guest
- On May 25, 2005 he testified in defense of 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv) during Jackson's trial on charges of child molestation.
- Appears occasionally at charity concerts and functions and is dedicated to helping bring attention to African poverty and hunger issues in America.
- Has Native American ancestry.
- His breakout role was that of "Smokey" in _Friday (1995)_ (qv).
- Well known for parodying the Cuban accent of the Tony Montana character from _Scarface (1983)_ (qv).
- Graduate of Columbia High School.
- Stand-up comic.
- In 1999, he signed a two-picture $45 million deal with New Line Cinema - including $20 million to co-star in _Rush Hour 2 (2001)_ (qv) - other deal unknown.