Cuba Gooding Jr.

Biography: Cuba Gooding, Jr. (born January 2, 1968 in The Bronx, New York) is an African-American actor. He is the son of Cuba Gooding, Sr., lead singer of soul group The Main Ingredient, and older brother of actor Omar Gooding.

Cuba Gooding Jr. in Pearl Harbor, playing a military boxer.His family moved to Los Angeles after The Main Ingredient had a hit single with "Everybody Plays the Fool" in 1972 by Gooding, Sr. Unfortunately, the elder Gooding abandoned his family two years later. The subsequently tumultuous nature of Gooding Jr.'s upbringing did not deter him from achievement.

He won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the 1996 film Jerry Maguire.

Cuba Gooding Jr.'s Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 43
Highest Metascore: 89 Selma
Lowest Metascore: 10 Harold
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 26
  2. Negative: 11 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
52 Life of a King Jan 17, 2014 Eugene 7.0
41 Machete Kills Oct 11, 2013 El Camaleon / El Camale / El Camaleon / El Camele 6.0
46 Red Tails Jan 20, 2012 Major Emanuelle Stance 5.9
50 Home on the Range Apr 2, 2004 Buck 5.6
53 The Fighting Temptations Sep 19, 2003 Darrin Hill 7.6
52 Rat Race Aug 17, 2001 Owen Templeton 8.8
44 Pearl Harbor May 25, 2001 Petty Officer Doris Miller 5.5
56 Men of Honor Nov 10, 2000 Chief Carl Brashear 7.4
43 Instinct Jun 4, 1999 Theo Caulder 6.7
44 What Dreams May Come Oct 2, 1998 Albert Lewis 6.9