His son Cuba, who won the best supporting actor Oscar in 1997 for his role in “He would pull me up on stage with him and make me finish the song because I'd seen him perform it all the time,” Gooding Jr said.“ It was a lot of feeling like, 'I come from royalty'.” Gooding Sr and his wife Shirley had four children; actors Cuba and Omar, musician Tommy and daughter April.When Omar Gooding and Angell Conwell come together to play opposite of each other you can’t help but notice the instant chemistry and authenticity that they each have.Spawning a 15-year friendship, acting relationship (, which follows the Stallworth family and their new beginnings after winning the lottery and relocating, shows that family isn’t perfect but they are always here for you to weather the storm.
We are significantly increasing our investment in original production in order to meet the strong demand from our viewers and advertisers,” commented Jonathan Katz, Chief Operating Officer of Bounce TV.The sitcom was created by Evans who produces with partner Trenten Gumbs.The ATLANTA (April 13, 2016) – Bounce TV — the nation’s fastest-growing television network designed for African-American audiences — today unveiled its original programming plans for the 2016-17 upfront season, which includes a major expansion of original programming production that will see the network premiere new originals every week of the year starting this fall.It was kind of more on the dramatic side I would say, but now it’s situation comedy so it’s more lighthearted I would say.OG: It works out great, I mean we’ve always gotten along and we stayed good friends throughout the 15 years of knowing each other, so it was very important that we were able to land this role opposite of each other. It helps when you’re upset about your team losing to just laugh it off (laughs) but I like to make people laugh. I feel like the ability to put others first at times. I think I can be a generous person even when it’s not easy for me to be or convenient, I’d say that.