Cuba Gooding Jr.
Cuba Gooding Jr.

Gender

Male

Known Credits

19

Cuba Gooding Jr.

Date of Birth: Jan 02, 1968

Birthplace: Bronx, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

Cuba Gooding was born in Bronx, New York to Shirley, a singer with the Sweethearts, and Cuba Gooding, Sr., a lead vocalist of soul group The Main Ingredient. He has two brothers, musician Tommy Gooding and fellow actor Omar Gooding, and sister, April Gooding. His family moved to Los Angeles after Gooding Sr.s music group had a hit single with Everybody Plays the Fool in 1972 but abandoned his family two years later.

Known For

Filmography

American Crime Story

American Crime Story

as O. J. Simpson

2016

Forever

Forever

as  Isaac Monroe

2014

Machete Kills

Machete Kills

as El Camaleon

2013

Don Jon

Don Jon

as Hollywood Actor #2

2013

Life of a King

Life of a King

as Eugene

2013

American Horror Story

American Horror Story

as Matt Miller

2011

American Gangster

American Gangster

as Nicky Barnes

2007

Daddy Day Camp

Daddy Day Camp

as Charlie Hinton

2007

Norbit

Norbit

as Deion Hughes

2007

End Game

End Game

as Alex Thomas

2006

Dirty

Dirty

as Salim Adel

2006

Home on the Range

Home on the Range

as Buck (voice)

2004

Zoolander

Zoolander

as Himself

2001

Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

as Petty Officer Doris Miller

2001

Chill Factor

Chill Factor

as Arlo

1999

As Good as It Gets

As Good as It Gets

as Frank Sachs

1998

Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire

as Rod Tidwell

1996

The Tuskegee Airmen

The Tuskegee Airmen

as Billy Roberts

1995

Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood

as Tré Styles

1991