Chris Tucker net worth and salary per movie: Chris Tucker is an American comedian and actor who has a net worth of $5 million. Believe it or not, at the peak of his career in the late 1990s, Chris was the highest-paid actor in the world. After the massive success of the first “Rush Hour” movie, in 1999 Tucker negotiated $20 million to appear in the sequel. That’s the same as earning $40 million for a single movie in today’s dollars.
The Early Life of Chris Tucker
Early Life: Chris Tucker was born in Atlanta Georgia on August 31, 1971. He’s the youngest son of Mary Louise and Norris Tucker, who owned a janitorial service. Tucker grew up in Decatur, Georgia. He was one of six children growing up, using comedy to gain attention at an early age. He was particularly drawn to the humor of Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor and decided to move to Los Angeles after graduating from Columbia High School to become an actor and comedian.
Chris Tucker Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Chris Tucker's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Date of Birth
|August 31, 1971 (age 52 years)
|6 ft (1.83 m)
|Actor, Comedian, Stand-up comedian
|United States of America
Inspirational Quotes by Chris Tucker
It takes intelligence to make real comedy, and it takes a reality base to create all that little stuff I like to do that makes you giggle inside.Chris Tucker
You don't know who you messing with man, I slap people for fun. That's what I do man! You wanna play rough, huh, I kill for fun!Chris Tucker
I think my life is a movie and your life reflects your work.Chris Tucker
Making people laugh is giving, and it's healing, too, when people can go up to the movies and forget about their problems. It's a good thing. That's why I want to work.Chris Tucker
I've got a big closet of scripts, and a big stack of scripts on the side of my desk, because you get a whole bunch. Nothing's going to be perfect, and I realize that; but I am a perfectionist, so you go through a lot of stuff.Chris Tucker