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  • Cuba Gooding Jr. to Play O.J. Simpson in FX’s ‘American Crime Story’ Series

    Dec 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Ryan Murphy has found his O.J. Cuba Gooding Jr. has been cast as the NFL superstar turned murder defendant in the first installment of Murphy’s new anthology miniseries for FX, “American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson.” Actress Sarah Paulson (“12 Years a Slave,” “American Horror Story” franchise) will portray prosecutor Marcia Clark. As […]

  • ‘The Book of Negroes’ Miniseries Name Causes Controversy

    Oct 16, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *”The Book of Negroes” director Clement Virgo had difficulty accepting the title when he read Lawrence Hill‘s novel of the same name. “I had an aversion to a novel called Book Of Negroes,” Virgo said about the miniseries, which will air on BET in February during Black History Month, according to Deadline. The novel and miniseries are […]

  • Cuba Gooding Jr., Keith David Join Comedy Central’s ‘Big Time in Hollywood, FL’

    Jul 29, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Cuba Gooding Jr., Keith David and Michael Madsen have joined the cast of Comedy Central’s new scripted series “Big Time In Hollywood, FL,” produced by Ben Stiller‘s Red Hour and Brillstein Entertainment Partners. The show follows two delusional brothers and self-proclaimed filmmakers (Anfanger, Lenny Jacobson), who are kicked out of their parents’ house and forced […]

  • Cuba Gooding Jr. Developing Boxing Comedy at 20th TV

    Jun 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Cuba Gooding Jr. has closed a deal with 20th Century Fox TV to develop a single-camera half-hour comedy set in an old-school boxing gym, reports Deadline.com. Based on Gooding’s love of boxing, the series is set in a gym in a newly gentrified neighborhood where hard-core boxers, weekend warriors and soccer moms gather to practice. […]

  • Cuba Gooding Jr. Joins Growing ‘Selma’ Cast

    May 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. will play famed civil rights attorney and activist Fred Gray in Paramount Pictures’ “Selma,” reports Deadline. The drama follows Martin Luther King’s 1965 landmark voting rights campaign. Gray came to prominence while working alongside King during that period. Gooding joins previously cast David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Oprah Winfrey and Martin Sheen […]

  • Cuba Gooding Jr., Wife Separate After 20 Years of Marriage

    Apr 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Cuba Gooding Jr. and his wife are calling it quits after 20 years of marriage. TMZ reports the actor’s wife, Sara Kapfer, filed for separation in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Tuesday, April 22. Kapfer cited irreconcilable differences as the reason behind the split in documents obtained by the website. She also requested joint […]