Cuba said he literally had a nervous breakdown after shooting the scene where O. plants a kiss on his ex wife Nicole Brown Simpson’s corpse. He explained to Steve, “I remember when the verdict was read, and it said not guilty. He was born to parents Shirley Gooding and Cuba Gooding Sr. Cuba was born in The Bronx, New York City and was enrolled in the North Hollywood High School, Tustin High School, Apple Valley High School as well as the John F. He started his career as a break-dancer in the closing ceremony of the 1984 Summer Olympics and landed roles in shows like Hill Street Blues, Amen, Mac Gyver, Coming to America, A Few Good Men, Judgment Night, Lightning Jack as well as Outbreak.He rose into prominence after being cast as a football player named Rod Tidwell in the sports comedy Jerry Maguire which won him an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. is an actor who gained stardom and critical acclaim for his role as Rod Tidwell in the 1996 film Jerry Maguire.His other notable film credits include A Few Good Men, The Fighting Temptations, American Gangster and Selma.We are obsessed (along with the rest of America) with the new crime drama “The People vs. Talking to Steve about the show, Cuba revealed he had a nervous breakdown shortly after filming a particular scene.The 48-year-old Oscar winner reflected on how he felt about the not guilty verdict being read 20 years ago.
His major film role eventually came in the 1991 film Boyz n the Hood, where he played the lead role Tre Syles. is a famous American actor, who was born on January 2, 1968. is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (January 2) and the 44th most popular for the year (1968). Aside from information specific to Cuba Gooding Jr.'s birthday, Cuba Gooding Jr. ranks as the 2874th most popular famous person of all time.
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Find out what he said about having a nervous breakdown after one particular scene. ” With just three more episodes left (the show airs Thursdays on FX), star Cuba Gooding Jr.