Chris Tucker Announces ‘Legend Tour,’  His First Major Tour In Over A Decade

Chris Tucker
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – MAY 03: Chris Tucker attends the 2023 Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton on May 03, 2023 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images)

Award-winning actor and comedian Chris Tucker announced his first major tour in since 2011.

Produced by Live Nation, the “Legend Tour” will have a 30-city run. The tour kicks off Sept. 8 in North Charleston, South Carolina, and will visit other cities such as Phoenix, Los Angeles, Cincinnati and Houston. The tour wraps up in Detroit on January 12.

Fans can get early access to tickets with an artist presale beginning on Thursday (Aug 10). Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday at 10 a.m. local time. To purchase tickets or for more information, go to

“I started my career doing stand-up in comedy clubs and it’s stand-up comedy that prepared me for all of my movie roles. I’m looking forward to getting back to my roots. I love performing live, there’s nothing like the energy of a live crowd and making people laugh.  I’m excited to be back out on tour,” the Rush Hour comedian stated

Tucker, 52, made his comedic debut in 1992 on the HBO comedy series Def Comedy Jam. He later moved onto films, including The Fifth Element and Money Talks. However he is best known for his role in Friday and the Rush Hour action-comedy film franchise. He recently starred in Air alongside Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Viola Davis.