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  • Meet Justin Hires, the Chris Tucker of CBS’ ‘Rush Hour’ Remake

    Mar 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Two unknown actors have been chosen to star in CBS’ remake of “Rush Hour.” Justin Hires will play the Carter role made famous in the movie franchise by Chris Tucker, while Jon Foo will step into the shoes of Jackie Chan’s character Lee. According to Deadline.com, Hires (“21 Jump Street,” “Key & Peele”) beat out several […]

  • Chris Tucker Stacks Up $14 Million Tax Debt to the IRS

    Sep 2, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Chris Tucker continues to stay on the IRS’ most wanted list. As it stands now, the comedian owes more than $14 million dollars to the government, according to TMZ, which noted that Tucker was just hit with a $2.5 million federal tax lien to go along with the $12 million he owes for past due […]

  • Chris Tucker Filming ‘Rush Hour 4’; Octavia Spencer Sought

    Jul 30, 12 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *”Rush Hour” producer Arthur Sarkissian confirmed over the weekend that “Rush Hour 4” is finally in production with its two returning stars. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] ”I am working on ‘Rush Hour 4′ right now with Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan,” he said. “I’m trying to do it closer to how I did ‘Rush […]

  • Chris Tucker Signs with CAA

    Mar 16, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *CAA has taken on Chris Tucker as a client, reports Deadline.com. The “Rush Hour” star, who had been repped by William Morris, returned to film after a five year absence to star with Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro in the David O Russell-directed “The Silver Linings Playbook,” due in theaters this fall. Tucker made […]

  • Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner Already Plotting Next Project

    Nov 7, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Director Brett Ratner says he’s already in talks with “Tower Heist” star Eddie Murphy for yet another new project. “I’d make anything with Eddie,” Ratner told The Wrap without further elaboration. (He did say that it’s not the widely reported “Beverly Hills Cop 4,” even though he’d still like to make that one day.) Over […]

  • Chris Tucker in Talks for First New Films Since 2007

    Sep 7, 11 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Variety is reporting that Chris Tucker is coming out of his hiatus with two new films on deck. The comedian, who last appeared on the big screen in 2007’s “Rush Hour 3,” is in talks to join David O. Russell’s “The Silver Linings Playbook” at the same time he’s circling a key role in 20th […]