"So they had to do high-dose radiation and chemo," he explained. "I'd vowed I'd never do anything like that, because my first wife died of cancer, and to watch her go through those treatments for years was horrible."
Kate Spath-Tucci, with whom Tucci shared three children, died in 2009. He married Felicity Blunt in 2012 and they have two children together.
"The kids were great, but it was hard for them," Tucci went on to say of his diagnosis. "I had a feeding tube for six months. I could barely make it to the twins' high school graduation."