Omar Gooding is an American comedian, artist, rapper, and actor who became famous after appearances on America’s favorite television shows like Ghost Dad, Smart Guy, Cousin Skeeter, Wild and Crazy Kids, Deadwood (season 3), Barber Shop, and many others.
As one of the few celebrities blessed with diverse skills and talents in the art and film genres, Omar is hailed as one of the best stars alive. Because of his versatility, he was once named host of the Nickelodeon television show “Wild & Kids” – a show he hosted with other entertainment greats from 1990 to 1992.
He also had other appearances in the Grey’s Anatomy episode “Superfreak”, Miami Medical, where he played the role of a trauma charge nurse. In 2012, Gooding also premiered and starred in the popular first season television series Family Tree.
As one of the best Americans, Omar has made a mark for himself in Hollywood. This is reflected in the overwhelming number of flawless roles he has been able to fill in the entertainment industry. It is well known that he is one of the brilliant actors who played the leading roles in the Americans’ favorite films – Ghost Dad and Baby Boy. He was also praised by critics for his role as “Sweet Pea” on stage.
Apart from acting, Gooding is a very successful rapper and an amazing comedian who is passionately loved by his fans.
Omar Gooding Bio/Wiki
Omar Gooding was born on 19 October 1976 in Los Angeles, California. His father is a successful musician and member of the prestigious and popular American band The Main Ingredient. Although Omar majored in acting, his family is known for their artistry. No other relevant information about his family background, relationships or ancestry is known to the media, but we can confirm that Omar attended North Hollywood High School in Hollywood.
He also has an older brother, Cuba Gooding Jnr, a renowned Oscar-winning actor who has made a lot of money from movies and various other box office appearances.
Omar was reportedly once sentenced to 18 months in prison for illegal possession of firearms in 1995. This happened after he was allegedly found with a gun. Yet he still enjoys the limelight because of the fame of his older brother.
Omar Gooding’s Wife, Baby
It is common knowledge that being a celebrity is connected with so many things. Practically all celebrities are always on the alert because there are always several eyes watching. But if you are one of those celebrities who keep their privacy in their lives, you can cause a lot of confusion. This is where Omar comes in.
Gooding rarely talks about his private life, his family, or his relationships, like most other celebrities. But he reveals a lot about himself through his reports on social media. His fans, for example, only realized that he fathered a child after he flooded his timeline with his cute newborn baby on his various social media accounts and raved about him over and over again.
Is Omar Gooding Married?
Well, according to reports, he secretly married a woman who was simply identified as Mia. While he has yet to publish a picture regarding his marriage, American actor Omar once mentioned Mia as his wife on his Instagram page.
On October 10, 2016, he also shared a picture with Mia showing her baby belly, and Omar was seen kissing her belly. Then he revealed that they were expecting their first baby together. Mia and Omar’s sweet girlfriend arrived on January 27, 2017.
We can confirm that Omar is in a relationship with Mia and that both have a child whose name is not known to the media. The actor had a short-lived relationship with his co-star Angell Conwell. They separated after four years of intimacy.
Omar Gooding’s Net Worth
It is no news that Gooding earns a considerable amount of money from acting, rapping, artistry, language acting, and other activities – many thanks to his passion, determination, and excellence.
Although he may not be as famous as his older brother, he has amassed an impressive net worth of $2 million through his great jobs in the Hollywood industry.