Cuba Gooding Jr is a well-known actor in Hollywood, notably known for his roles in films such as Men Of Honor, Jerry Maguire and more. However, he is also a very controversial actor
According to Page Six, Cuba Gooding Jr. might have to pay millions of dollars in damages to a woman who accused him of sexual assault. This happened after he was found liable in her related civil case by a Manhattan judge.
Federal Judge Paul Crotty issued a default judgement against Gooding Jr. in the suit brought by an unidentified woman who alleged that Gooding sexually assaulted her in a New York City hotel room in 2013.
Due to the fact that Gooding Jr. did not participate or defend himself in the suit, which was filed in August 2020, he has admitted liability. Now the actor has until September of this year to respond to the accusation, else he will have to pay $6 million in damages.
As claimed by court documentation, the woman claimed that Gooding raped her after she met him in the VIP section of a Greenwich Village lounge in August of 2013. After that, he was said to have invented her back to the Mercer Hotel where the actor allegedly sexually assaulted her in a room after putting on music by the band “Mumford & Sons.”
Gooding is also accused of sexual misconduct by three different women from 2018 to 2019 and has pleaded not guilty to all charges. We will keep you updated on this ongoing case.