Chris Tucker will be bringing his outrageous comedic stylings to The Chicago Theatre on Saturday, January 14!
Chris Tucker is an American actor and comedian, best known for playing the role of Detective James Carter in the Rush Hour film series. Tucker became a frequent stand up performer on Def Comedy Jam in the 1990s and came to prominence in the 1995 film Friday alongside Ice Cube. He then co-starred and executive produced Money Talks with Charlie Sheen and appeared in Luc Besson’s The Fifth Element before beginning work on the highly successful Rush Hour films.
In 2012, Tucker appeared in the Oscar-nominated film Silver Linings Playbook alongside Robert DeNiro, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. Tucker is a humanitarian and spends much of his spare time traveling and working with his foundation, which helps fund local organizations and charities whose goals and missions focus on youth development and welfare.