What is Chris Tucker’s Net Worth? Well, as of now you will find some sources say that his net worth is roughly – 11 million dollars while other suggest that it’s $ 5 million. However, it’s expected that due to all his financial issues, and debts, the actor cum stand-up comedian has now a negative net worth of – $ 11 million.
Known for his roles in movies like “Friday(1995)”, “The Fifth Element(1997)” and “Rush Hour(1998)”, Chris Tucker’s net worth once made him one of the richest celebrity. However in 2014, it was reported that the actor had up to $ 14 million in unpaid taxes. Once the highest paid actor now struggled to settle the debts.
His source of income:
In 2001, Tucker took home a decent salary of $ 20 million for the movie ” Rush Hour 2″. The movie grossed over $ 350 million worldwide. Prior to that, he had even worked in “Rush Hour” and other commercially successful hits, which indeed added to his bank balance. Then even in 2006, he could earn $25 million after appearing on the third installment of the Rush Hour series.
The actor is still making money however Chris Tucker’s net worth is likely to remain negative for at least some more years.
Born in Georgia, on August 31, 1971, Tucker began his acting career in 1992. Back then he was just 20 years old. Son of Norris Tucker and Mary Louise, Trucker graduated from Columbia High School. Soon after completing his education he moved to Los Angeles, to pursue his passion.
Till date the actor has appeared in 14 movies, 5 Television shows and also worked on 3 music videos. In 1995 he made an appearance on Tupac Shakur’s “California Love”, while later he even worked with Micheal Jackson’s “You Rock My World”. In 2008, Chris even appeared Mariah Carey’s “Shake It Off” music video.