Tucker Perry

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Tucker Perry
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Tucker Nichol Perry
(1989-02-20) February 20, 1989 (age 26)
Kirkland, Washington, U.S.
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown
Title(s) Miss Tennessee USA 2010
Miss USA 2010 (6th place)

Tucker Nichol Perry (born February 20, 1989) is an African American beauty queen from Franklin, Tennessee, USA, who held the Miss Tennessee USA title and competed in the Miss USA pageant in 2010.


Perry won the Miss Tennessee USA 2010 title on 4 October 2009. She had previously twice been fourth runner up.[1] She competed at Miss USA 2010 on 16 May 2010 and reached the Top 10. She was placed 4th during the swimsuit competition and 6th overall after evening gown. In the lead up to the pageant, Perry was a favorite to win the title.[2]

Personal and career[edit]

Perry is the daughter of Kathi Tucker, Miss Washington USA 1983, who was a semi-finalist in the Miss USA 1983 pageant. Her grandfather is Lowell Perry who was the first African American assistance coach in the NFL. She was a student at Belmont University in Nashville, majoring in commercial music and voice performance. Perry has been involved in a number of music videos including Taylor Swift's "Teardrops on My Guitar", Martina McBride's "Anyway" and Matt Wertz's "Feels So Right". Perry also appeared in the 2012 mystery thriller, Deadline, playing the role of young Vanessa Brown.


  1. ^ Leiser, Stacy (4 October 2009). "Franklin's Perry claims crown". The Leaf Chronicle. p. A1. 
  2. ^ "2010 Miss USA: Miss Tennessee Tucker Perry 20 to 1 Odds". Sports Odds. 16 May 2010. Retrieved 11 July 2011. 

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Preceded by
Kristen Motil
Miss Tennessee USA
Succeeded by
Ashley Durham