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Born on 2nd January 1968, Cuba Gooding, Jr. is an actor with a internet value of $15 million. He has been lively since 1986. Over time, Cuba has labored on each motion pictures and tv exhibits. Born in Bronx, New York, Cuba is legendary for depicting the character of Rod Tidwell within the movie “Jerry Maguire”. Each the film and his efficiency had been critically acclaimed.

Cuba has earned this wealth from his many performances on movies and tv exhibits. It nonetheless all began for him within the Summer season Video games of 1984 in LA. He carried out there on the closing ceremony as a break-dancer with the singer Lionel Richie. After ending highschool, Cuba was provided a number of quick roles and visitor appearances in exhibits like Hill Avenue Blues, MacGyver, Amen and Coming to America.

His first main break was within the film “Boyz n the Hood” of 1991. It went on to turn into a giant hit. Gooding performed the lead function on this crime based mostly movie that was directed by John Singleton. After this film, he acquired roles in lots of motion pictures like A Few Good Males, Lightning Jack, Outbreak, Dropping Isaiah, Jerry Maguire, World Conflict II, Crimson Tails and lots of extra. Many of those motion pictures have gone on to turn into huge successes as properly. He obtained the Academy Award for Greatest Supporting Actor for Jerry Maguire. He has additionally been nominated for As Good as It Will get, Outbreak, What Desires Could Come, Males of Honor, Shadowboxer, and American Gangster.

Gooding is the son of Cuba Gooding, Sr., a vocalist and Shirley Gooding, a singer. Tommy, Omar  and April are his three siblings. Gooding married Sara Kapfer, his highschool good friend in 1994. They’ve three youngsters from the union.