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Ludacris


Ludacris was born Christopher Brian Bridges in Champaign, Illinois, the son of Roberta Shields and Wayne Brian Bridges. Being of both African-American and Native-American descent. Early in his elementary years, his family lived in Champaign, Illinois. At nine-years=old, he started rapping. He attended Emerson Middle School and, eventually, Oak ... See full bio »

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 2014/II The Interview (writer: "Yeah!" - as Christopher Bridges) (completed)
  Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Week 4 (2014) ... (performer: "Glamorous" - uncredited) / (writer: "Glamorous" - uncredited)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 5 episodes, 2007 - 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Top 6 Perform + Elimination (2014) ... (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
- Finale: Winner Announced (2010) ... (performer: "My Chick Bad")
- Top Six Perform (2010) ... (performer: "My Chick Bad")
- Top Eight Perform (2010) ... (performer: "How Low")
- Top 16 Results (2007) ... (performer: "Glamorous")
  Mike & Mike (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2014) (writer - 3 episodes, 2014)
- Episode dated 4 July 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Baby" - uncredited) / (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 3 July 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Baby") / (writer: "Baby")
- Episode dated 2 July 2014 (2014) ... (performer: "Baby") / (writer: "Baby")
 2014 22 Jump Street (performer: "22 Jump Street (Theme From The Motion Picture)")
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Emma Stone/Robinson Cano/Keith Urban (2014) ... (writer: "All I Do Is Win")
- Justin Timberlake (2014) ... (writer: "Move Bitch" - uncredited)
  The Footy Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #21.1 (2014) ... (performer: "Baby" - uncredited) / (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 9 (2013) ... ("Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!")
 2013 Fast & Furious 6 (performer: "Rest of My Life") / (writer: "Rest of My Life")
 2012 Divorce (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... (writer: "Little Bad Girl")
 2012 Sarah G Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Robi Domingo/Joey Albert/Bangs Garcia/Denise Laurel (2012) ... (writer: "Glamorous")
 2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (writer: "Baby")
 2011 Dance Central 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Yeah!")
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- New York (2011) ... (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
- Comeback (2011) ... (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
 2011 Jumping the Broom (writer: "All I Do Is Win" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2011 Prom (performer: "Break Your Heart") / (writer: "Break Your Heart" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2011 Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure (Video) (writer: "Baby")
 2011 Fast Five (performer: "Furiously Dangerous") / (writer: "Furiously Dangerous" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2010-2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #19.126 (2011) ... (writer: "Tonight (I'm Lovin' You)" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.82 (2011) ... (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.65 (2011) ... (writer: "Yep Dat's Me" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.2 (2010) ... (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
- Episode #18.54 (2010) ... (writer: "Break Your Heart")
 2011 The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Baby")
 2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (Documentary) (writer: "Baby")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 2008 - 2011) (performer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2010)
- Episode #18.83 (2011) ... (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.110 (2010) ... (writer: "Baby" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.96 (2010) ... (performer: "How Low" - uncredited) / (writer: "How Low" - uncredited)
- Episode #16.51 (2008) ... (performer: "One More Drink" - uncredited) / (writer: "One More Drink" - uncredited)
 2010/II Dance Paradise (Video Game) (as C. Bridges, "Break Your Heart") / (performer: "Break Your Heart")
 2010/II Bieber Fever (Short) (performer: "Baby") / (writer: "Baby")
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Season 3 Finale: Winner Revealed (2010) ... (performer: "All I Do Is Win")
- Top 10 Performance (2010) ... (performer: "She Don't Know")
- Top 20 Perform (2010) ... (performer: "All I Do Is Win")
 2010/I Lottery Ticket (performer: "How Low") / (writer: "How Low" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2010 Getaway (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.21 (2010) ... (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Monaco Grand Prix (2010) ... (performer: "Glamorous" - uncredited)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2004 - 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Tina Fey/Justin Bieber (2010) ... (writer: "Baby")
- Tim McGraw/Ludacris/T-Pain (2008) ... (performer: "Thr33 Rings", "Chopped & Skrewed")
- Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges (2006) ... (performer: "Money Maker", "Runaway Love")
- Paul Giamatti/Ludacris featuring Sum-41 (2005) ... (performer: "Get Back", "Number One Spot")
- Lindsay Lohan/Usher (2004) ... (performer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2010)
- Episode #1.133 (2010) ... (performer: "Baby") / (writer: "Baby")
- Episode #1.127 (2010) ... (performer: "Baby") / (writer: "Baby")
- Episode #1.101 (2010) ... (performer: "Glamorous") / (writer: "Glamorous" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2009 Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Making Moves (2009) ... (performer: "Stand Up")
 2009 The Hangover (performer: "Yeah!") / (writer: "Yeah!" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (performer: "Get Back" (2004)) / (writer: "Get Back" (2004) - as Christopher Bridges)
 2008 Meet Dave (performer: "Money Maker") / (writer: "Money Maker" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2008 Hancock (performer: "Move Bitch")
  House M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2008) (writer - 1 episode, 2008)
- House's Head (2008) ... (performer: "Yeah!" - uncredited) / (writer: "Yeah!" - uncredited)
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (performer: "The Potion") / (writer: "The Potion" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2008 Filth and Wisdom (performer: "Money Maker") / (writer: "Money Maker" - as Christopher Brian Bridges)
 2008 Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore (Video Game) (writer: "Glamorous" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2007 Fred Claus (performer: "Ludacrismas") / (producer: "Ludacrismas") / (writer: "Ludacrismas" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2007 Skins (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cassie (2007) ... (performer: "Move Bitch" - uncredited)
 2006 Shark (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Déjà Vu All Over Again (2006) ... ("Money Maker", uncredited)
 2006 ATL (performer: "Georgia", "Move Bitch") / (writer: "Georgia")
 2005 The Longest Yard (as Christopher Bridges, "Get Back (Clean Rock Mix)") / (performer: "Get Back (Clean Rock Mix)")
 2005/I Hitch (performer: "Yeah!" (2004)) / (writer: "Yeah!" (2004) - as Christopher Bridges)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) (writer: "Mother's Day Song")
  The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2004) (writer - 2 episodes, 2004)
- Hamsterdam (2004) ... (performer: "Splash Waterfalls" - uncredited) / (writer: "Splash Waterfalls" - uncredited)
- All Due Respect (2004) ... (performer: "Stand Up" - uncredited) / (writer: "Stand Up" - uncredited)
 2004/I Taxi (writer: "Hot & Wet" - as Christopher Brian Bridges)
 2004 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Near Wild Heaven (2004) ... (performer: "Shake That Sh**" - uncredited)
 2004 Shark Tale (performer: "Gold Digger") / (writer: "Gold Digger" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2004 You Got Served (performer: "Stand Up") / (writer: "Stand Up" - as Christopher Brian Bridges)
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business (writer: "Hot & Wet" - as C. Bridges)
 2003 Bad Boys II (performer: "Rollout (My Business)") / (writer: "Rollout (My Business)", "Move Bitch" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2003 Hollywood Homicide (performer: "Gossip Folks") / (writer: "Gossip Folks" - as Christopher Brian Bridges)
 2003 2 Fast 2 Furious (performer: "Act a Fool", "Pick Up the Phone") / (writer: "Act a Fool", "Pick Up the Phone" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2003 Cradle 2 the Grave (performer: "Break Somethin'") / (writer: "Break Somethin'" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2002 Ali G Indahouse (as Bridges, "ONE MINUTE MAN")
 2002 Empire (performer: "U Got a Problem?")
 2001 How High (performer: "What's Your Fantasy") / (writer: "What's Your Fantasy" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2001 Rush Hour 2 (performer: "Area Codes") / (writer: "Area Codes" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2001 The Fast and the Furious (performer: "Area Codes") / (writer: "Area Codes" - as Christopher Bridges)
 2001 Daria (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lucky Strike (2001) ... (performer: "Southern Hospitality")
 1999 Madden NFL 2000 (Video Game) (performer: "Untitled")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

2001: Appeared in the "One Minute Man" music video together with 'Missy 'Misdemeanor' Elliott'. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges | Christopher Brian Bridges | Christopher Bridges | Chris Bridges

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I knew that sex sells, and the record sounded different, so I put that one out there, and it happened. The industry is all about hearing new sounds... I knew it would catch people's attention. See more »

Trivia:

Still drives his 1992 Acura Legend because it "keeps me grounded." See more »

Nickname:

Tha Ludameister See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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