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After A Decades-Long Battle With The IRS, Chris Tucker Reaches A Settlement For More Than $3M

Chris Tucker’s battle with the Internal Revenue System (IRS) gains some resolution.

Oct 5, 2023

Ice Cube Reveals Why Chris Tucker Turned Down $12M To Reprise His Role As Smokey In 'Next Friday'

In 1995, Chris Tucker starred alongside Ice Cube in the classic film, “Friday.” T he actor and comedian playing Smokey is one of his most widely known roles. However, he wasn’t a part of the film’s sequel, “Next Friday,” which was released five years after. Ice Cube has come forward to clear the air as to why Tucker didn’t return to the big screen as Smokey.

May 24, 2023

Chris Tucker Explains Why He Left Hollywood Despite Becoming The Highest-Paid Actor At The Time

Chris Tucker is opening up about his decision to walk away from Hollywood despite massive success.

Apr 7, 2023

Robert F. Smith Pledges $3.8M To Build Mobile Unit That Helps Black Men Be Proactive About Prostate Health

It’s time for Black men to take their health more seriously, and this new initiative is here to help! Kicking off Minority Health Awareness Month on April 1, Robert F. Smith joined forces with Steve Harvey, Chris Tucker, Cedric the Entertainer, and Charlamagne Tha God to launch the Mount Sinai Robert F. Smith Mobile Prostate Cancer Screening Bus. The overall goal of the new state-of-the-art technology-run bus is to help raise awareness around prostate cancer by providing an opportunity for testing for the disease that has significantly taken a toll on the Black community. “Perhaps the most concerning thing I’ve seen throughout my involvement with prostate cancer research efforts is the lack of knowledge within those communities hit hardest by this disease,” said Smith in an exclusive email interview with AfroTech. “Black men are 76% more likely to develop high-risk prostate cancer and twice as likely to die from it. And yet, until recently there was very little awareness about the...

Apr 11, 2022

Does Chris Tucker Still Have A Negative Net Worth In 2021?

Chris Tucker is an actor who rose to fame thanks to the success of the “Rush Hour “ films, alongside Jackie Chan. He is also a stand-up comedian with several beloved comedy specials under his belt. And though he’s not as popular as he once was, Tucker is still revered as one of the greatest comedic talents in the world. However, at the height of his popularity, Tucker actually had a negative net worth. How was that possible? And has anything changed since that time? Let’s take a look at Chris Tucker’s net worth in 2021, and see if he’s doing any better now. Chris Tucker Net Worth 2021: No Longer In The Red In 2021, Celebrity Net Worth reveals Chris Tucker has a net worth of $5 million. While that’s certainly nothing to sneeze at, it’s a long way away from what his net worth could be. When “Rush Hour” became a success, he negotiated a staggering $20 million salary to appear in the sequel. Then, he negotiated another contract which also included his salary for “Rush Hour 3.” And on...