Cuba Gooding Jr. is an American actor and comedian. He gained his breakthrough role as Tre Styles in Boyz n the Hood ; he appeared in A Few Good Men , The Tuskegee Airmen , Outbreak , and Jerry Maguire , for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He gained later attention for his roles in Men of Honor as Carl Brashear, and in Michael Bay's WWII epic Pearl Harbor as Doris Miller. His other notable films include As Good as It Gets , American Gangster , Lee Daniels' The Butler , and Selma , playing civil rights attorney Fred Gray. In 2016, he portrayed O.J. Simpson in the FX drama series The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story, and co-starred in the sixth season of the FX anthology series American Horror Story, subtitled Roanoke.
Ciara Princess Harris , known mononymously as Ciara , is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, model and actress. Born in Austin, Texas, she traveled around the world during her childhood, eventually moving to Atlanta, Georgia where she joined the girl group Hearsay ; however, the group disbanded after having differences. It was at this time Ciara was noticed for her songwriting. In 2002, Ciara met music producer Jazze Pha. With his help, she signed a record deal with LaFace Records.
Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal , nicknamed "Shaq" , is an American retired professional basketball player currently serving as a sports analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. He is widely considered one of the greatest players in NBA history. At 7 ft 1 in tall and 325 pounds , he was one of the heaviest players ever to play in the NBA, where he played for six teams throughout his 19-year career.
Clayton Holmes "Clay" Aiken is an American singer, television personality, actor, politician, and activist. He first gained fame when he came in second place on the second season of the reality singing competition American Idol in 2003. His debut album, Measure of a Man, released in October 2003, went multi-platinum. He released four more albums on the RCA label: Merry Christmas with Love , A Thousand Different Ways , the Christmas EP All is Well , and On My Way Here . Since then he has released two more albums, both with Decca Records: Tried and True and Steadfast . Aiken has also had eleven tours in support of his albums. In all, he has sold over 5 million albums, and is the fourth-highest-selling American Idol alumnus.
If somebody can do something 80 percent as good as you think you would have done it yourself, then you’ve got to let it go.Sara Blakely
Everyone is given one gift, a reason for being, and it's our obligation to do something with it. Obviously, it's a challenge - but if you're not taking the bull by the horns, I have no patience for you. You're just taking up space.Melissa Rosenberg