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Age51
Birthday 2 January, 1968
Birthplace The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Jerry Maguire
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Cuba Michael Gooding Jr. (born January 2, 1968), is an American actor and comedian. He gained 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 WWII 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.

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