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Foxwoods Resort Casino, the largest resort casino in North America, welcomes actor and comedian Chris Tucker for a night of comedy and laughter on Saturday, May 17 at 8 p.m. Fresh off his 2013 World Tour, Tucker is appearing at Foxwoods after performing on stages in countries such as Australia, China, and the UK.


Tickets priced at $35 and $45 are on sale now and may be purchased online at or by calling the Foxwoods’ Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available by visiting the box office.


During the start of his career, Tucker became a frequent stand up performer on the HBO series Def Comedy Jam. In 1995, Tucker came to prominence with his role as Smokey alongside Ice Cube in the film Friday. Tucker has also appeared in movies such as Money Talks with Charlie Sheen and The Fifth Element with Bruce Willis.


Tucker’s most famous role was as Detective James Carter in the 1998 martial arts comedy Rush Hour alongside actor Jackie Chan. The film had so much success that they created two sequels: Rush Hour 2 and Rush Hour 3. Most recently, Tucker appeared in the Oscar nominated film Silver Linings Playbook alongside Robert DeNiro, Jennifer Lawrence, and Bradley Cooper.