Actor/comedian Chris Tucker attended Capitol File Magazine’s White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner after party held at The Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington, DC on Saturday (April 27, 2013).
The Rush Hour star, who has vowed never to do another Friday’s film (click HERE if you missed that), got his ‘grown man’ on as he hit the political scene in DC.
[READ: StraightFromTheA’s One on One with Chris Tucker (PHOTOS + VIDEO)]
While Tucker refused to participate in Ice Cube’s Friday’s sequel, he accepted an invitation to hit the stage this summer as host of the 2013 BET Awards.
More photos of Chris Tucker in DC under the cut… Continue Reading…
Comedic star and Atlanta resident Chris Tucker
is preparing to hit the stage tomorrow night for his first ever LIVE comedic stand up.
Friday and Saturday (November 9-10th, 2012) Tucker appears at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre to film his concert movie, which he jokingly referred to as “The Pay Yo Bills” tour during a recent interview.
[READ: Chris Tucker Talks Taxes & More on Tom Joyner Morning Show (VIDEO)]
Initially, word on the curb was that Tucker was on board to shoot the final chapter of the hilarious “Friday” movie saga. Especially after a movie poster and photo of he and Ice Cube mysteriously appeared online. Then rumors begin to swirl that he would NOT be involved.
While we all remained hopeful that Tucker would change his mind… it’s not gonna happen. It’s a wrap. Give it up. Smokey has been put to rest!
I got a rare chance to sit down with Atlanta’s favorite funnyman check out what he had to say about that and more… Continue Reading…
Chris Tucker has disappointed many a fan during his appearance a few days ago on The Tom Joyner Morning Show.
The “A” list comedian/actor hit up Joyner’s morning radio show last Friday and denied he’ll be participating in “Last Friday,” the highly anticipated final “Friday” sequel.
In earlier reports, Ice Cube hinted that Chris was on board, although he admitted that nothing was final until Chris showed up on set.
Tucker spoke to Joyner and his crew about his issues with Uncle Sam as well as his desire to return ot stand-up comedy, but when asked about the Friday sequel, Tucker says he doesn’t think ‘it would be as special’ to do another one.
[sidebar: didn’t he do like a THOUSAND of those RUSH HOUR sequels? chile puhlease… ]
Watch Chris’ TJMS interview below… Continue Reading…
The final “Friday” movie sequel wouldn’t be complete without both Ice Cube
and Chris Tucker
and if the rumors are true, the world can finally rest a little easier.
The movie poster above hit the net a few days ago, giving all indications that “Last Friday” is finally coming to fruition. As you know, Cube had been in talks with all members of the “Friday” movie’s original cast of characters and Tucker was the one missing link.
[READ: Ice Cube Admits “Last Friday” Sequel is “All About Chris Tucker”… ]
Earlier this year, word on the curb was that Tucker didn’t feel that his revisiting the role of “Smokey” would be good for his Christian image, however with the IRS and Ice Cube both beating down his door, it looks like Chris has finally had a change of heart!
Details… Continue Reading…