Chris Tucker

United States

Chris Tucker Bio

Who is Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is best known for his role in Rush Hour film series in which he appears alongside Jackie Chan as a detective.

Early Life (Childhood)

Tucker grew up in Decatur, Georgia. He graduated from Columbia High School in Decatur and moved to Los Angeles, California, to pursue a career in comedy and acting.

Interesting Facts

In 2006, Tucker got a deal on his Rush Hour 3 (2007) contract that paid 25 million dollars, making him the highest paid actor in Hollywood at that time.

Personal Life

Tucker has a son named Destin, born in 1998, who lives with his mother in Los Angeles. He divides his time among Bel Air, Los Angeles; Las Vegas, Nevada; and Atlanta, Georgia.


There is evidence online via photos and video that Fox 5 anchor Cynne Simpson is dating actor and comedian Chris Tucker and two sources say they are even engaged.