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Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Machete Kills - Cuba Gooding Jr - Funny Scene

Filmography

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Top 20 Cuba Gooding Jr Movies

Interview

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Cuba Gooding Jr. Opens Up About The Role That Almost Ruined His Life

Awards

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Cuba Gooding Jr. Wins Supporting Actor: 1997 Oscars

Personal life

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Cuba Gooding Jr and His Family

Cuba Michael Gooding Jr. is an American actor and director. After his breakthrough role as Tre Styles in Boyz n the Hood (1991), he appeared in A Few Good Men (1992), The Tuskegee Airmen (1995), Outbreak (1995), and Jerry Maguire (1996), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He gained later attention for his roles in Men of Honor (2000) as Carl Brashear, and in Michael Bay's World War II epic Pearl Harbor (2001) as Doris Miller. His other notable films include As Good as It Gets (1997), the ensemble farce Rat Race (2001), American Gangster (2007), Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013), and Selma (2014), playing civil rights attorney Fred Gray. In 2016, he portrayed O.J. Simpson in the FX drama series The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story, and co-starred in the sixth season of the FX anthology series American Horror Story, subtitled Roanoke.