Chris Tucker To Perform Stand-Up At Mohegan Sun

2012-07-09

The famous actor and comedian will perform live in Arena on October 26th

Multi-talented entertainer Chris Tucker will make his Mohegan Sun Arena debut with a  hilarious new routine as he returns to his stand-up roots on Friday, October 26th at 8:00pm.
Tickets are $55.00, $45.00 and $30.00 and go on sale Friday, July 13th through Ticketmaster at 10:00am.  Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster’s national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet.  Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office starting Saturday, July 14th, subject to availability.
Chris Tucker is best known for playing the role of Detective James Carter in the Rush Hour film series. Tucker began his career as a frequent stand-up performer on Def Comedy Jam in the 90s. He came to prominence in the 1995 film Friday, alongside Ice Cube and then appeared in Luc Besson’s The Fifth Element before beginning work on the highly commercially successful Rush Hour films. He has also starred in other movies such as Money Talks with Charlie Sheen and Dead Presidents. He recently completed the film Silver Linings Playbook with Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, due out later this year.
Tucker is also a humanitarian and spends much of his spare time traveling and working with his foundation.
Mohegan Sun Arena is ranked the 4th best venue in the world by Billboard Magazine and was the 2008 and 2010 recipient of a Country Music Award for “Casino of The Year.”  Venues Today also ranked Mohegan Sun Arena #4 in 2011. For more information on concerts and other great events at Mohegan Sun, visit mohegansun.com. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711, ext. 27163.