$ 15 million
Number 1 highest paid actor Cuba Gooding Jr. net worth reached at $ 15 million. He raised his net worth from his acting career. His very famous role was Rod Tidwell in Blockbuster movie Jerry Maguire. After that he did many performances on TV series and several movies.
- Born on: 2 Jan, 1968
- Born in: New York City, U.S.A
- Profession: Actor
- Marital status: Yes
- Famous for: Acting
Cuba Gooding started his career from martial arts when he left high school. After that as a break dancer he performed at the Olympic ceremony in Los Angeles. In his acting career early on, he did many shows as starring guest role such as MacGyver, Amen and Hill Street Blues. Cuba Gooding’s first important leading role was in a drama “Boys n the Hood”. After that he did many supporting roles in films like Judgment Night, Outbreak, A Few Good men and Lightning Jack which gave him success. His blockbuster film “Jerry Maguire” in which his comical abilities were showed and from this he got many success from his critics and won Oscar Award. After that he did many times starring role in many films and dramas.
Investment and other Endorsements:
Cuba Gooding Jr.net worth boost up by his acting profession but some portion of his wealth increased by other endorsements deals. Cuba endorse $ 0.4 million Amount of money in different products and brands. He has some profitable endorsement deals with cover Girl cosmetics. He owes property holdings, healthy stock investment and also has “Cuba Gooding, Jr. Seduction” a fashion line. He owns many restaurants in Washington. Vodka is his own brand which is launched by himself.
Cuba Gooding’s Awards and honors:
Cuba Gooding Jr. net worth accumulating by his many awards of his best effort in film industry. He got much fame after winning Oscar award and many others. Although his net worth increased by film career but also his smart stock investment and endorsements with some popular companies.
Awards won by Cuba:
- Cuba won Oscar Award in 1997 as a best supporting actor
- Cuba won American Comedy Award as a Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion in 1997
- Cuba won 2 times Special Award in 1997 and 1992 from ShoWest Convention, USA
- Cuba won 2 times Blockbuster Entertainment Award as a Favorite Supporting Actor in 1997 and 1999
- Cuba won 3 times for Image Award in 2004, 2010 and 2013 and
- Cuba won 1 time Screen Award in 1997
- Cuba won CFCA Award in 1997 for best supporting actor
- Cuba won DFWFCA Award in 1997 for best supporting actor
- Cuba won Character and Morality in Entertainment Award in 2005
- Cuba won Critics Choice Award in 1997
- Cuba won Walk of Fame Award in 2002
- Cuba won Golden Satellite Award in 1997
Cuba got many Nominations:
Cuba received many nomination which also grew his wealth. Cuba Gooding Jr. Net worth major portion is depend upon his earnings come from movies.
- Cuba nominated for Golden Satellite Award one time in 1998
- Cuba nominated one time for SDFCS Award in 2014
- Cuba got nomination for two times Razzie Award as a worst actor in 2004 and 2008
- Cuba got 4 times nomination for Black Reel Award in 2001, 2oo4, 2013 and 2016
- Cuba nominated 2 times for Online Film & Television Award in 1997 and 2016
- In 2003 Cuba got nomination for MTV TRL Award
- In 2015 Cuba got nomination Georgia Film Critics Association Award
- Cuba nominated for CFCA Award in 1992 for best promising actor
- Cuba nominated 6 times for Image Award in 1996, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2014 and 2016
- Cuba nominated 3 times for Screen Award 2008, 2010 and 2014
- Cuba 4 times nominated for The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards in 1999, 2001, 2003 and 2006
- Cuba nominated for WAFCA Award in 2014 as a Best Actor Ensemble
- Cuba nominated for Young Artist Award in 1990
Earnings from Movies:
Cuba Gooding Jr. net worth accumulating by his some starring movies. Almost $ 10 million raised from these following movies. He has average $ 3 million salary per movie.
He earned from his famous movie Freedom around $ 1.03 million.
From his popular movie “Selma” Cuba earned approx. $ 1.3 million
Another famous movie “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” Cuba earned near about $ 0.9 million
Cuba earned many amount from “The Book of Negroes” almost $ 1.6 million
His best work in “Broken Doll” from which Cuba earned $ 2.1 million
“American Crime Story” is one the best movie of Cuba’s career which gave much return to boost up his wealth was $ 2.6 million
Cuba Gooding’s Yearly earnings:
Cuba Gooding’s salary per year is around $ 2 million.
- In 2015 his earnings was $ 1.76 million
- In 2014 his earnings was $ 1.53 million
- In 2013 his earnings was $ 1.17 million
- In 2012 his earnings was $ 0.95 million
Cuba Gooding Jr.’s net worth V/s some other richest Actor’s net worth:
Cuba Gooding Jr.’s net worth is many times bigger than many other popular celebrities in the world.
- Tom Cruise net worth 32 times higher than the net worth of Gooding
- Adam Sandler net worth 20 times higher than the net worth of Gooding
- Leonardo DiCaprio net worth 16 times higher than the net worth of Gooding
- Gooding’s net worth is 40 times lower than the net worth of Shahrukh Khan
- Gooding’s net worth is 40 times lower than the net worth of Brad Pitt
- Gooding’s net worth is 7.5 times lower than the net worth of Martin Lawrence
A brief history of Cuba Gooding’s Yearly net worth:
- Cuba Gooding Jr.’s net worth in 2012 was $ 8.5 million
- Gooding Jr.’s net worth in 2013 was $12 million
- Gooding Jr.’s net worth in 2014 was $ 13 million
- Gooding Jr.’s net worth in 2015 was $ 14 million
- Gooding Jr.’s net worth in 2016 is $ 15 million