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Omar M. Gooding (born October 19, 1976) is an American actor. 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. He was one of the original hosts of the Nickelodeon television show Wild and Crazy Kids from 1990 to 1992. Gooding played D.H., a running back, on the ESPN show Playmakers in 2003. He played the character Odell in the 3rd season of Deadwood. In 2005, he took the role of Chicago barber Calvin Palmer, Jr. in Showtime's Barbershop: The Series, based upon the 2002 film of the same name. Coincidentally, he also appeared on the UPN sitcom One on One as a barber in Flex Washington's barber shop. His latest role began in May 2009, where he stars in the new Bruckheimer television drama Miami Medical on CBS.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Omar Gooding, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Omar M. Gooding (born October 19, 1976) is an American actor. 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. He was one of the original hosts of the Nickelodeon television show Wild and Crazy Kids from 1990 to 1992. Gooding played D.H., a running back, on the ESPN show Playmakers in 2003. He played the character Odell in the 3rd season of Deadwood. In 2005, he took the role of Chicago barber Calvin Palmer, Jr. in Showtime's Barbershop: The Series, based upon the 2002 film of the same name. Coincidentally, he also appeared on the UPN sitcom One on One as a barber in Flex Washington's barber shop. His latest role began in May 2009, where he stars in the new Bruckheimer television drama Miami Medical on CBS.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Omar Gooding, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1976-10-19

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Wild & Crazy Kids (6 episodes)
2018 Hey, Mr. Postman! as Mack
2017 King of Newark as FBI Agent 2
2017 The Perfect Wife as Principal James
2016 Boy Bye as David
2016 Only For One Night as Scott
2016 Betrothed as Sergeant Earl Stone
2016 Fade Away as O
2015 Big Time in Hollywood, Fl (1 episode) as Omar Gooding
2014 Lap Dance as Black
2014 Patterns of Attraction as Andre Moore
2013 Percentage as Carter
2013 Holla 2 as Marty
2013 The Devil's Dozen
2012 Christmas in Compton as Derrick Hollander
2010 Miami Medical (13 episodes) as Tuck Brody
2009 Alpha Males Experiment as Russell
2005 The Gospel as Wesley
2005 Mysterious Island (6 episodes) as Neb
2005 Barbershop (10 episodes) as Calvin
2004 Deadwood (1 episode)
2003 Cold Pizza (1 episode)
2003 Eve (1 episode)
2003 Playmakers (11 episodes)
2002 CSI: Miami (1 episode)
2001 One on One (7 episodes)
2001 Baby Boy as Sweetpea
2001 The Division (3 episodes)
2000 Static Shock (1 episode)
1999 Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane (26 episodes)
1999 Batman Beyond (3 episodes)
1997 Smart Guy (51 episodes) as Morris L. 'Mo' Tibbs
1993 Thea (1 episode)
1993 The Ernest Green Story as Marcus
1992 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (17 episodes)
1990 Blossom (4 episodes)
1990 Ghost Dad as Stuart
1988 Empty Nest (1 episode)
1988 Just the Ten of Us (1 episode)

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