The award-winning actor, producer, and comedian’s robust career on screen has included work with filmmakers Quentin Tarantino, David O’Russell, Ang Lee, Luc Besson, F. Gary Gray, and The Hughes Brothers.
Tucker began his career in House Party 3, and saw his star rise with the 1995 film Friday opposite Ice Cube. But it was the New Line action comedy franchise Rush Hour opposite Jackie Chan which propelled Tucker into a $1.6 billion-grossing global box office star.
Other notable feature credits include Money Talks with Charlie Sheen, Fifth Element with Bruce Willis, and Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown.
Tucker had a memorable role in David O’Russell’s 2012 Oscar winning title Silver Linings Playbook opposite Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, and Robert DeNiro. He shared a SAG ensemble feature nomination with the cast for the film. Tucker is also