Tammye Stocks is the sister of Chris Tucker who performs stand-up comedy and also acts in films. In 1992, Tucker made his stand-up comedy debut on the HBO comedy series Def Comedy Jam, where he would make multiple appearances throughout the ’90s.
Before becoming famous in the 2000s for his role as Detective James Carter in the Rush Hour series, he appeared in Friday, The Fifth Element, Money Talks, and Jackie Brown.
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Who Is Tammye Stocks?
Tammye Stocks was born to Mary Louise (née Bryant) and Norris Tucker. She is one of six children. Her brother, Chris Tucker learned early in life that humor had the power to draw attention to himself both at school and at home.
Her father was an independent businessman who owned a janitorial service. She grew up in a Pentecostal Christian household; her parents were members of the Church of God in Christ during her childhood.
|46 yrs old, in 2023
Mary Louise Tucker
|Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Dexter Tucker, Chris Tucker
|Destin Christopher Tucker
|In feet: 5’6” (1.67 m)
|Approx. 67 Kg or 147 lbs
Tammye Stocks Childhood
Tammye Stocks grew up in Decatur, Georgia, and after graduating from Columbia High School, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her comedy career.
Her brother, Chris Tucker’s comedy influences were Richard Pryor and Eddie Murphy, and Tucker was known by his teachers and high school classmates for making people laugh by doing impressions of Murphy, Michael Jackson, and others.
Tammye Stocks Net Worth
Tammye Stocks’ net worth is estimated to be $1.2 million. Her brother, Chris Tucker was a frequent performer on the HBO comedy series Def Comedy Jam, in 1992. He co-starred in the films The Fifth Element and Money Talks, in 1997.
Both the spy comedy Double-O-Soul, in which he starred, and Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown, in which he appeared as a supporting character, were never released. He portrayed Nike executive, Howard White, in the film ‘Air’, in 2023.