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S22 - E3

Ep 3: Cuba Gooding Jr.

Bravo Media’s Emmy Award-winning Inside the Actors Studio, hosted by James Lipton welcomes iconic performer Cuba Gooding, Jr. to the stage on Thursday. On the heels of his critically-acclaimed titular performance as O.J. Simpson in “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” the Academy Award-winning actor sits down with host Lipton to delve into his boisterous Hollywood career. From his start as a young break-dancer in Los Angeles to his breakout role as Rod Tidwell in Jerry Maguire, Gooding animatedly takes the audience on his rollercoaster ride to becoming a successful star. Viewers will experience his charm firsthand as he discusses his most personal experiences working with fellow thespians such as Jack Nicholson, Robin Williams, Robert DeNiro, Sarah Paulson and more. Additionally, Gooding reveals how he managed to convince Ryan Murphy that he was the only person for the role of O.J. Simpson. 

Aired: 02/02/2017