Over the years, some Black American celebrities have shown interest in discovering their ancestral root. This has been possible for some of these celebrities through DNA testing. In this post, I'm going to share with you 6 Popular American actors who have discovered their African roots.
Chris Tucker Photo Credit: Google Popular comedian and actor, Chris Tucker, was known for his role on Friday and also Rush Hour. However, after he did the film Money Talks, his life took a different turn. He chose to stop appearing in the type of vulgar roles he thought he had taken in the past, he became a born-again Christian and worked to grow his relationship with God.
They tell they accept that it all shifts. Your whole life takes on a different sense when you are convicted by the spirit of God. We have seen many important people within society who have risen to fame and exalted themselves in the business, but later left the spotlight for a new call to serve God. Here are some of the prominent people who never know you have been a preacher from their industries: 1. Chris Tucker Chris Tucker was an incredible actor who has appeared in films such as "Rush Hour," "Money Talks"
#10: Chris Tucker It’s wise to invest your money, but you need the right people managing it. With the success of the Rush Hour films, Tucker made enough to step back from the spotlight and live life at a more relaxed pace. However, in 2014, the IRS came after the actor/comedian, claiming he owed the government millions. Sites reported that Tucker was $14 million in debt, but his reps quickly fired back saying it was a $2.5 million settlement. Whatever the exact figure, Tucker placed the blame for it squarely
Conviction they say changes everything. When you are convicted by the spirit of God, your entire life takes a new meaning. We’ve seen many important figures in the society who rose to fame and excelled in the industry they find themselves but later departed from the spotlight to focus on their new calling to serve God. Below are some of the celebrities you never knew left their industries to become a preacher: 1. Chris Tucker Chris Tucker was an amazing actor who acted in movies like “Rush Hour", “Money
Everyone on planet earth did not pick his/her parents or the family they would be born into but fate chose it for them. Where there will be problem is when you die poor. Being born into a wretched home is not of your doing but 'you' will definitely have no one else but yourself to blame when you leave this world the same way. One can achieve greatness through hard work, focus, persistence and above all the grace of God. Mr. Obi Okeke is a man whose story a motivates. He was a refugee but grace found him and
After the long day from Darling task, the housemates decided to spend some little time in the lounge before they go to bed. Kiddwaya and Laycon came up with a game called "the late night sessions" which involves housemates dissing each other stylishly with words. The biggest highlight of the game which many viewers found hilarious was when Vee and Neo were called out to play their part in the game. Photo Credit: Dailypostng After Neo made is attempt to diss Vee , She made a heavy come back and dissed Neo, Vee
His initial name is Obi Okeke, He was born to a Nigerian dad and an American mum. When he was 5 years old he sojourned to the United State as a refugee during the Nigerian Civil war. He returned to Nigeria after the war and later moved to Switzerland for his high school education. While in Switzerland, he acquired a passion for exotic automobiles. Presently, Obi Okeke, famously recognized as “Dr. Bugatti” transverse the American terrain as one of the prime merchants in luxury cars in the United State. Dr.
I'm sure most of you remember one of the top movie 'Rush Hour' , which is based on the two legends of Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker Rush Hour tells a story of how a loyal and dedicated Hong Kong Inspector (Jackie Chan) teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed L.A.P.D. detective (Chris Tucker) to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way. Jackie Chan began studying martial arts, drama, acrobatics and singing at age seven. He became a huge star throughout
No one chose to be born into a poor or rich home, Life fixed everybody but you'd be greatly blamed when you die a wretched person. It takes Hard work, persistence, focus and overall, the grace of God to become accomplished. Mr. Obi Okeke is a man that inspires many, as he rose from nothing. was a refugee but I believe God showed the light of success towards his path turning him into an international millionaire. During Nigeria's civil war where thousands lost their lives, he felt the effect so much that his
If you are a fan of Comedy Movies while growing up, there's no way you wouldn't have seen one or two movies Of Jackie Chan. He's always known to add comical acts to his action-packed Movies - a great attributes that many of his adept Fans admires. One of those notable works is RUSH HOUR - which had 2 sequels; what even made Rush Hour stood out amongst other Jackie Chan's movie was the featuring of the American Stand-up Comedian, Chris Tucker(Detective James Carter). The first Rush Hour was released in 1998,
The popular American Comedian actor Christopher Tucker has since disappear from Hollywood for years now. Chris Tucher is now a 49 years old as of 2020, he is best known for his role as Detector James Carter in the movie "Rush hour", the movie also featured Jackie Chan and full of comedic scenes. He was also a stand-up comedian, Tucker once appeared in one of Michael Jackson music video titled you rock my world. Chris Tucker was once one of Hollywood's highest paid comedian actor but some years back now Tucker
8 Celebrities Who Left The Entertainment industry to Answers God's Call and Today They Are Pastor There is joy in serving in God's vineyard is a thing of joy. When a man is find Christ all the old things are forgiven and he becomes a new creatures and the spirit of God will find refuge in him. If apostle Paul despite all his atrocities, prosecution and wickedness towards children can be amends his ways to become a great apostles writing over 10 books in the Bible then there is no excuse not to repent today
Conviction they state makes a huge difference. At the point when you are indicted by the soul of God, your whole life takes another importance. We've seen numerous significant figures in the general public who rose to notoriety and exceeded expectations in the business they get themselves yet later withdrew from the spotlight to concentrate on their new calling to serve God. The following are a portion of the superstars you never knew left their businesses to turn into an evangelist: 1. Chris Tucker
Below are some interesting movies from the last decades that graced our childhoods. Comment with the one you've watched and loved the most. Love, sex and eating the bones. Menace to the society. Drumline, Nick cannon, 2002. Friday, ice cube, Chris Tucker. Bad boys, Martin Lawrence, Will Smith, 1995. Barber's shop Ice cube, 2002. Love don't cost a thing, 2003. Dave the last dance, 2001. Love and basketball, 2000 Set It Off ( Jada Pinkett, Queen Latifah, Vivica A. Fox, Kimberly Elise, 1996). You got served, 2004.
From Igbo Refugee To Selling Exotic Cars To Mayweather, and becoming a millionaire. The journey to greatness in life does not have a particular route. It only obeys life principles. As humans, we don't have to power to decide when, and how, and which family or country we are to be born in. Mr Obi who left Nigeria as a refugee, a beggars has now become a Millionaire not in Naira o, but in dollars. He was 5 years old when he and his mother ran to US to seek refugee during the Nigeria civil war. He grew up
1: Chris Tucker Investing your money is a good idea, but you need the appropriate people to manage it. Tucker made enough money from the Rush Hour flicks to be able to move away from the spotlight and live a more leisurely existence. The IRS, on the other hand, went after the actor/comedian in 2014, claiming he owed the government millions of dollars.
Of a truth, ‘time and tide, waits for no man. This claim or theory has proven evident in the life of man, as they tend to change physically from their younger appearance to a more mature or advance look. Many Hollywood celebrities and television stars are fast eroding from the movie scene because of the irreversible natural law of change and age. Speaking of age and change, below are photos of the Africa-American Hollywood actor, business man and musician, who has featured in many bestselling and award-winning
The American actor and stand-up comedian Chris Tucker,was born on the 31st of August 1971. Chris Tucker was known for his imminent roles in Rush hour movie series.He played the role of detective James Carter in Brett ratner movie series.He became a frequent stand-up comedy performer in def comedy jam in 1970s. He was married to Azja Pryor in 1997,and later divorced in 2003 with a son in the marriage. During his career as an actor and as a stand up comedian he has won series of awards.In 2002 he won the MTV movie
1. Christopher Tucker. Christopher Tucker is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is known for his roles as Detective James Carter in Brett Ratner's Rush Hour film series and Smokey in F. Gary Gray's Friday. He became a frequent stand-up performer on Def Comedy Jam in the 1990s. Without doubt, we know Chris Tucker did an outstanding job in the movie Rush hour. He made me laugh almost throughout the show. 2. Eddie Murphy: Edward Regan Murphy is an American actor, comedian, and singer. He was a regular