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Chris Tucker

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Born August 31, 1971, is an American actor and comedian. He is 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. He came to prominence in 1995 film Friday alongside Ice Cube, and then
appeared in Luc Besson’s The Fifth Element before beginning work on the highly commercially successful
Rush Hour films. In 2006 he negotiated an unprecedented $25 million salary to appear in Rush Hour 3,
which at the time made him the highest paid actor in Hollywood. Tucker is also a humanitarian and
spends much of his spare time traveling and working with his foundation. He has recently completed a
film project entitled “Silver Lining Playbook” with Robert DeNiro and Bradley Cooper due out later this
year.

 

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Chris Tucker is Known For
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"Silver Lining Playbook" w/ Bradley Cooper
"FRIDAY" w/ Ice Cube
"Rush Hour" series
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