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:
89 Selma Dec 25, 2014 Fred Gray 7.2
77 Jerry Maguire Dec 13, 1996 Rod Tidwell 8.8
67 As Good as It Gets Dec 23, 1997 Frank Sachs 8.8
66 Lee Daniels' The Butler Aug 16, 2013 Carter Wilson / Carter Wilson 6.7