Omar Gooding

Born Oct 19, 1976

Omar M. Gooding is an American actor and rapper by the name Big O. He is the younger brother of veteran actor Cuba Gooding, Jr. and the son of singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. Gooding is best known for appearing in television shows such as Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, Smart Guy, and Playmakers, and also the films Ghost Dad and Baby Boy for which he received critical praise for his role as "Sweatpea.… Read More

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    Eur Web - Jun 25, 2012
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1976 Birth Omar M. Gooding was born in Los Angeles, California, on October 19, 1976, to Shirley and Cuba Gooding, Sr. He has an older brother, actor Cuba Gooding, Jr. He also has a son, Bradley Gooding. … Read More
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