He filed for divorce last January after 22 years of marriage.
And it’s clear that the single life suits a newly divorced Cuba Gooding Jr, who was pictured sipping rose wine in the sunshine on Saturday.
The muscular actor smiled happily as bikini clad girls crawled over his sun lounger, laughing and flirting with the 50-year-old.
Enjoyingt he single life: Cuba Gooding Jr smiles and sips rose wine as bikini-clad girls crawl over his sunbed in Miami on Saturday
Keeping Cuba busy: The star has just finished a Broadway run of Chicago, in which he reprised the role of Billy Flynn, which he previously played on the Chicago stage
Cuba was in his element as he drank and laughed, relaxing in his swim trunks and a camo sun hat.
His blonde friend, in a cheeky Brazilian-style bikini, rested a pedicured foot on Cuba’s shoulder as they chatted with another female pal beside the pool in Miami.
Cuba has just finished a Broadway run of Chicago, in which he reprised the role of Billy Flynn, which he previously played on the Chicago stage.
He headed to Miami for the celebrity-attracting Art Basel, where he was pictured surrounded by girls at a party at the Versace Mansion on Saturday night.
Admiring the view: The blonde, in a cheeky Brazilian-style bikini, was friendly with Cuba
Day off: Cuba was in his element as he drank and laughed, relaxing in his swim trunks and a camo sun hat
Making friends: One girl rested a pedicured foot on Cuba’s shoulder as they chatted with another female pal
He enjoyed a dance with pal Rosario Dawson, before chatting to his female friends.
Cuba, the father of sons Spencer, 23, Mason, 21, and daughter Piper, 11, is presently single after filing for divorce from his wife of 22 years Sara Kapfer in January 2017.
In one of the more confusing celebrity splits, the filing came two years after he and his high school sweetheart separated.
Cuba’s pal: The actor is in Miami for the celebrity-packed Art Basel but appears to be enjoying some down time
Unattached: The father-of-three is presently single after filing for divorce from his wife of 22 years, Sara Kapfer, in January 2017
Time for a selfie? At one point Cuba was handed a phone by his pals as they chatted
Sara filed for legal separation in August 2014, saying the couple had split in April of that year.
Despite legally being estranged, the pair continued to date on and off.
The actor asked for joint custody of their youngest child. According to court documents, The Jerry McGuire star also agreed to pay his ex spousal support.
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And another thing: Cuba chats away as his pal crawls over his sunbed
However, he wanted any earnings he has made since their official legal separation date to be his and not split with his ex.
This meant Sara would not be able to get any of the money since his career revival post American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson.
Staying hydrated: The star sipped a Bud Light as he relaxed on his sun lounger on the beach
Leaving the beach: Cuba donned black hoodie and camouflage print hat as he made his way off the sand with blonde gal pal
Time to relax some more: The smiling couple were apparently bound for the celebrity’s hotel room
He told Steve Harvey about his split: ‘Listen, you know how things happen. Things happen, you grow up…
‘I took my wife on a date the other day. Took her to see a movie the other day. Yeah. We got kids, man. We got to keep this together, strong, you know? That’s how I see it.’
The pair were high school sweethearts and tied the knot in 1994.
Party time: After his day relaxing at the pool, Cuba joined the guests for a party at the Versace mansion; he’s pictured here with Marlo Hampton, Nicole Khalid and Catherine Brewton
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