Cuba Gooding Jr. enters plea in sex case

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has pleaded guilty to one count of forcible touching. The guilty plea came nearly three years after Gooding’s arrest in the prolonged case. It had been scheduled to go to trial at least twice with an April 2020 trial date that was postponed because of the coronavirus. In 2019 at a […]

Judge sets date for Cuba Gooding Jr. sexual groping trial

Boyz N The Hood star Cuba Gooding Jr. will finally have his day in court to defend himself against accusations that he’s a serial groper. Judge Curtis Farber set a Feb. 1 trial date in the case, which involves allegations that Gooding violated three different women at three different Manhattan nightclubs in 2018 and 2019. […]

‘Boyz N the Hood’ star Cuba Gooding Jr. may have to pay millions to accuser

Cuba Gooding Jr., who is best known for his career-defining role in the John Singleton classic Boyz N the Hood, could be held liable for paying millions of dollars to a rape accuser. Gooding, who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in the Tom Cruise blockbuster film Jerry Maguire, did not show up […]

Gospel singer Duranice Pace, of The Anointed Pace Sisters, dies

Gospel singer and evangelist Duranice Pace died on Jan. 14, 2021, at the age of 62. Pace was the eldest sister of the gospel group, The Anointed Pace Sisters. While a cause of death hasn’t been revealed by her family, she was hospitalized at the top of the year and previously battled thyroid cancer. Her […]

More women accuse Cuba Gooding Jr. of sexual misconduct

Cuba Gooding Jr. has been accused of sexual misconduct by seven more women. Court papers filed in Manhattan by prosecutors claim that Gooding groped and forcibly kissed a woman, ripping her tights, at the Sundance Film Festival, with the attack only stopping when she bit him to get away. The unnamed woman is just one of […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. confronted by his girlfriend

Cuba Gooding Jr. was confronted by his girlfriend in a club over the weekend. The Jerry Maguire star was celebrating Claudine De Niro’s birthday at Mango’s Tropical Cafe in South Beach on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2019, when a row ensued. In a video obtained by TMZ, De Niro is chatting with Gooding by the bar area, where […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. allegedly made sickening sexual request of woman

The prosecution’s case against Cuba Gooding Jr. has become considerably more troublesome for the Oscar-winning actor as it includes graphic accusations and more than a dozen alleged victims. Up to 14 women have reportedly made statements against Gooding, according to the legal documents obtained by Page Six, as prosecutors try to prove a pattern of […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. accused of sexual misconduct by 3 more women

Cuba Gooding Jr. has been accused of sexual misconduct by three more women. The Jerry Maguire actor — who is already facing trial in connection with an alleged groping incident in June — is reportedly the subject of a number of new allegations that are currently being investigated by police. However, the 51-year-old actor’s attorney, […]

Famous to infamous: Cuba Gooding Jr. mugshot released by NYPD (video)

Academy Award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has joined the ranks of celebrities with mugshots. The 51-year-old actor turned himself in voluntarily to the NYPD Special Victims Unit on Thursday, June 13. Gooding was booked into custody for forcible touching, a class A misdemeanor which carries a one-year maximum prison sentence. The actor has been accused […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. reconsiders turning himself in after video evidence surfaces

Cuba Gooding Jr. is reconsidering his decision to turn himself in to police on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The Jerry Maguire star had planned to meet with New York cops to be arrested and face questioning for a misdemeanor charge of forcible touching following an allegation he groped a woman’s breast in a nightclub on […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. accused of groping woman

Cuba Gooding Jr. has been accused of groping a woman in a nightclub. The Jerry Maguire star was said to have been “highly intoxicated” when he allegedly grabbed the 30-year-old female’s breast at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar and Lounge on Sunday evening, June 9, 2019. According to the New York Post newspaper’s “Page Six” column, […]

Mason Gooding compares his high school self to his character in ‘Booksmart’

Mason Gooding says his on-screen Booksmart persona Nick

Mason Gooding says his on-screen persona Nick in the new coming-of-age film Booksmart is nothing like his own high school experience despite being an athlete. Gooding, the son of Academy Award-winner Cuba Gooding Jr., is forging his path. With appearances on HBO’s “Ballers” and ABC’s “The Good Doctor,” the young actor is off to the races. So […]

Omar Gooding on Snoop Dogg, his own music and the new season of ‘Family Time’

Omar Gooding is a chameleon whose alter ego, Big O, is a conscious hip-hop emcee. The multitalented actor transitions between comedy and drama via multiple platforms. His roots come from film and music industry royalty, yet he is grateful when fans ask him for selfies. Along with starring in Bounce TV’s hit comedy, “Family Time,” […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. breaks his silence on his father’s death

Cuba Gooding Jr. breaks his silence on his father’s passing. Previously reported, Gooding Sr., a popular soul singer in the ’70s, died on Thursday, April 20. According to multiple outlets, the singer was found slumped over in his silver Jaguar, which was parked on a street in Woodland Hills, California. While the fire department responded to […]

Cuba Gooding Sr. dead at 72

One week shy of his birthday, Cuba Gooding Sr. is found dead inside his silver Jaguar in Los Angeles in the Woodland Hills neighborhood at 1 p.m.. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He was 72. According to Ed Winter, assistant chief of operations at the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office, he died of a possible overdose. […]

Cuba Gooding Jr. and more stars who proudly support the Boys & Girls Clubs

Cuba Gooding Jr. is paying it forward and taking it back to his roots, at the same time. During the 2017 Golden Globes, “ET” caught up with the 49-year-old actor and Denzel Washington, where the dynamic duo celebrated their charity of their choice — the Boys & Girls Clubs of America — with some bubbly, for the […]

60-year-old woman gives birth to healthy twins

In the span of 25 years, Angela Bassett has proven many times over the old saying that “Black don’t crack.” During that timeframe, she has gone from playing Cuba Gooding, Jr.’s mother in Boyz in the Hood, to playing his sister in the current season of “American Horror Story.” And no offense to Gooding, but […]

Cuba Gooding Jr., Alicia Keys and more attend Super Bowl after-parties

In the days leading up to Super Bowl 50, celebs partied it up at the Marquee Takeover presented by Hennessy V.S at Verso in San Francisco. Plenty of stars came out during Big Game Weekend on Feb. 5 to get loose to some awesome music, drink Hennessy V.S cocktails, socialize, and take pictures before the […]

Angel Parker lands role in ‘The People v. O.J Simpson: American Crime Story’

Actress Angel Parker takes on a dramatic, new role in Ryan Murphy’s first installment of FX’s “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” based on Jeffrey Toobin’s book Run of his Life, which tells the story of Simpson’s 1995 murder trial. Parker will be portraying attorney Shawn Chapman, who is known for working on […]

Doctor believes OJ Simpson has concussion disease, CTE

The man who is known as the “concussion doctor” is weighing in on the plight of ex-NFL star OJ Simpson. Simpson is currently serving a 33-year sentence for armed robbery and kidnapping from an incident involving his sport memorabilia in 2008. Dr. Bennet Omalu made headlines for his work regarding chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a […]