Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Date of Birth: November 14, 1996
*father – African-American, African-Barbadian
*mother – European [possibly German, other]
Mason Gooding is an American actor. His roles include the films Booksmart and Scream (2022), and the show Love, Victor. He is the son of Sara Kapfer and actor Cuba Gooding, Jr.
His father is black and his mother is white.
Mason’s paternal grandfather was Cuba Gooding, Sr., a singer and actor (the son of Dudley MacDonald/McDonald Gooding and Addie Priscilla Alston). Mason’s grandfather Cuba was born in New York. Dudley was born in Bridgetown, Saint Michael, Barbados, the son of William Gooding and Edith Augusta Walcott. Addie was born in North Carolina, the daughter of David C. Alston and Jennie Morrick.
Mason’s paternal grandmother is Shirley (Sullivan), a vocalist. Shirley is African-American.
Source: Genealogy of Mason Gooding (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com