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: 42
Highest Metascore: 89 Selma
Lowest Metascore: 10 Harold
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 25
  2. Negative: 11 out of 25
25 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
56 Men of Honor Nov 10, 2000 Chief Carl Brashear 7.6
53 The Fighting Temptations Sep 19, 2003 Darrin Hill 7.6
52 Life of a King Jan 17, 2014 Eugene 7.0
52 Rat Race Aug 17, 2001 Owen Templeton 8.8
50 Home on the Range Apr 2, 2004 Buck 5.3
46 Red Tails Jan 20, 2012 Major Emanuelle Stance 5.9
44 Pearl Harbor May 25, 2001 Petty Officer Doris Miller 5.6
44 What Dreams May Come Oct 2, 1998 Albert Lewis 6.9
43 Instinct Jun 4, 1999 Theo Caulder 6.8
41 Machete Kills Oct 11, 2013 El Camaleon / El Camale / El Camaleon / El Camele 5.9