FILE - This Feb. 23, 2013 file photo shows actor Chris Tucker speaking onstage at the Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. announced Tuesday, April 16, that the comedian-actor will host the show June 30 from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. Tucker is riding high off of his supportive role in the Oscar-nominated film "Silver Linings Playbook," which starred Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. The 41-year-old is best known for his starring in the "Rush Hour" film franchise opposite Jackie Chan. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)

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FILE - This Feb. 23, 2013 file photo shows actor Chris Tucker speaking onstage at the Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. announced Tuesday, April 16, that the comedian-actor will host the show June 30 from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.  Tucker is riding high off of his supportive role in the Oscar-nominated film "Silver Linings Playbook," which starred Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. The 41-year-old is best known for his starring in the "Rush Hour" film franchise opposite Jackie Chan. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)
FILE - This Feb. 23, 2013 file photo shows actor Chris Tucker speaking onstage at the Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. announced Tuesday, April 16, that the comedian-actor will host the show June 30 from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. Tucker is riding high off of his supportive role in the Oscar-nominated film "Silver Linings Playbook," which starred Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. The 41-year-old is best known for his starring in the "Rush Hour" film franchise opposite Jackie Chan. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)