Mason Gooding is an American actor known for his work in film and television. He was born in Los Angeles, California, and comes from a family with a rich history in the entertainment industry.
- Birthday: 14th November 1996
- Age: 26
- Height: 6 feet 0 inches
- Net worth: $1.5 million
- Profession: Actor
- Mason Gooding made his acting debut in 2019 with the romantic comedy film “Booksmart,” where he received critical acclaim for his performance as Theo.
- He has since appeared in various projects, both in film and television, establishing himself as a promising young talent in Hollywood.
- In 2021, Mason faced some backlash on social media for a controversial statement he made during a live interview, leading to discussions and debates among fans and the public.
- He was also involved in a minor feud with another actor on a film set, which garnered media attention but was later resolved amicably.
- In 2022, Mason faced allegations of cultural appropriation for a Halloween costume he wore, although he later apologized and addressed the issue.
Lesser known facts:
- Mason is the son of award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr., and his mother, Sara Kapfer, is a teacher and philanthropist.
- Before pursuing acting, Mason was a talented athlete and had a passion for sports, particularly basketball.
- He is an advocate for mental health awareness and has openly discussed his own experiences with anxiety and depression to help reduce stigma.
- Mason is a voracious reader and often shares book recommendations and reviews with his fans on social media.