Aug. 31st, 1972
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Chris Tucker's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Graduate of Columbia High School.
- Has Native American ancestry.
- His breakout role was that of "Smokey" in _Friday (1995)_ (qv).
- Images of him were edited out from stock footage, in the "Next Friday" (2000) DVD bonus material.
- He has a son named Destin Christopher Tucker.
- 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.
- On April 17, 2005, he was arrested in Georgia for reckless driving and fleeing to elude after he did not pull over right away. Sheriffs claimed he was driving 109 mph in his 2005 Bentley.
- Appears occasionally at charity concerts and functions and is dedicated to helping bring attention to African poverty and hunger issues in America.