Surveillance video of a bar in New York City shows Cuba Gooding Jr. against the thighs and chest of a woman who had him arrested for alleged attacks when the actor saw strange faces in court.
The video, which appeared on Thursday, shows the Jerry Maguire star at the Magic Hour Rooftop Lounge in central Manhattan with his girlfriend, Claudine De Niro, around 10:15 a.m. on Sunday evening.
The two are put on a bench when the prosecutor takes a seat next to De Niro.
Almost immediately Gooding reaches over De Niro's body and puts his hand on the prosecutor's left thigh.
Surveillance images show Cuba Gooding Jr. with his date, Claudine De Niro, in a rooftop bar in New York City on Sunday evening
The woman accusing Gooding of groping is seen next to the coupe at the far left
Within seconds of sitting down, Gooding put his right hand on her left thigh
Gooding then raises his right hand in the woman's torso to her chest. She then grasps Gooding's hand and seems to push it away
Moments later, Gooding extends his right hand out of the woman's torso and up to her chest.
The woman then seems to grab Gooding's hand. Gooding then seems to pull the woman's hand to his mouth and kisses him.
A few seconds later another man walks forward and faces Gooding, De Niro and the prosecutor.
The man seems to make an immoral gesture by repeatedly pushing his hips forward as if he wants to simulate a sexual act.
A moment later another man comes to him and waves immoral to Gooding, De Niro and the prosecutor
Several other people then walk over and become members of the group. Gooding is seen as the second from the left
Well, the man and the other all get up together and walk together to another part of the bar
While the man continues to focus attention on his groin region, Gooding and De Niro seem to reach out in a playful way.
Several other people then join the group and they all walk away after a few minutes of conversation.
A second video clip made of images from the same night shows Gooding and De Niro in a downstairs lounge.
In the clip, which was obtained by TMZ, the prosecutor is seen approaching a guard who was only a few feet away from Gooding and De Niro.
The actor made a first court case in the correctional court in Manhattan on Thursday
When the surveillance video was revealed, Gooding was seen in court on Thursday
The actor pleaded not guilty of violently touching a count of crime
Gooding was gloomy in his time during his New York court case on Thursday
The actor, who has played a leading role in popular films such as Jerry Maguire and A Few Good Men, has retained his innocence
Gooding seems to crack a smile during the trial in Manhattan on Thursday
In New York State, violent touch is a class A crime. Gooding receives a maximum sentence of one year in prison or three years probation.
Gooding can also get a fine of 1,000 if he is convicted of the crime. An officer is seen above removing his handcuffs
Gooding's lawyer, Mark J. Heller, said he & # 39; was completely sure that (Gooding) would be fully exempt & # 39;
& # 39; There is no scintilla of criminal reproach that can be attributed to Cuba Gooding Jr., & # 39; Heller told reporters
The second clip, which is said to have recorded what happened 30 minutes after the first video, shows the prosecutor arguing with the guard.
Gooding is seen as standing up and walking straight past the prosecutor.
The Niro and the guard then walk behind Gooding.
The surveillance footage emerged after Gooding first appeared on the scene in Manhattan on Thursday.
After the hearing, Gooding seemed to feel good when he left the courthouse in Manhattan
The award-winning actor smiled when officers led him out of the courthouse
A host of photographers and reporters waited outside when Gooding appeared with his lawyers
Gooding seemed eager to get away. He is seen as he gets into a car while the gathered media hurdle approaches him
Gooding, 51, won a supporting actor Oscar in 1997 for Jerry Maguire
He also had leading roles in A few Good Men, The Butler and the television mini series The People v. O.J. Simpson
The divorced actor is one of the dozens of men in politics, entertainment, sports, and business who have been accused of sexual misconduct since charges against film producer Harvey Weinstein triggered the # MeToo movement
Heller accused the woman who filed a complaint against Gooding last weekend was looking for & # 39; just to get their 15-minute fame & # 39;
Heller said he hoped that she herself would be prosecuted once the Gooding case was resolved.
The Oscar-winning actor was seen grinning in court. He is confronted with one crime report of violent touches.
Gooding denies the accusation.
Gooding's lawyer, Mark J. Heller, said he & # 39; was completely sure that (Gooding) would be fully acquitted. & # 39;
He told reporters that Gooding will make a non-guilty plea at a first appearance of the court.
& # 39; There is no scintilla of criminal culpability that can be attributed to Cuba Gooding Jr., & # 39; Heller told reporters.
Heller said he was shocked and horrified & # 39; was that the case was prosecuted after he presented the police with a security video from the bar that, according to the lawyer, did not show Gooding's criminal behavior.
Heller accused the woman filing the complaint against Gooding last weekend to & # 39; just get their 15-minute fame & # 39; and said he hoped that she would be prosecuted if Gooding's case was resolved.
Cuba Muggoure mug can be seen upstairs after his arrest by the New York Police Department on Thursday
Before his appearance at court, Gooding was photographed on Thursday as he looked into the camera while New York police officers took his photo after his arrest.
Gooding, who was seen, was handcuffed in court and returned to New York City on Thursday morning after denying he had done anything wrong.
He was seen in the early afternoon at the Special Victims Unit, smiling as he entered the building with his lawyer.
The police then brought him to court where he did not plead guilty.
Gooding has been arrested on one count of violent touches, a class A crime that carries a maximum sentence of one year in prison.
Gooding is led out of the NYPD's special victim unit in handcuffs to be brought to justice on a single count of violent touches on Thursday
The actor wore a slight smile when he was led out of the building by detectives
Gooding Jr., 51, returned to New York on Thursday. He went to California earlier in the week after the alleged incident
Gooding Jr. appeared cheerful when he left the police station on Thursday to go to court
Gooding Jr. is shown with his hands in the shackles that are put in a police car on Thursday
His first prosecutor told the police that the star at a party at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar in central Manhattan on Sunday grabbed her chest when she brought him a glass of water because he was so drunk.
A second woman has meanwhile reported him to the police because he reportedly took her buttocks at Beren, another place to go out.
The actor and his lawyer have both insisted on insisting that he is innocent.
& # 39; I trust the system and process & # 39 ;, said a confident Gooding TMZ to board a flight in California to return to the east coast on Wednesday evening.
& # 39; There is a band that shows what is really happening and that is all.
& # 39; I was in a club, I left, I met a number of people, I took photos & … you have to have faith in what people say. & # 39;
When asked if he was guilty of the allegations, Gooding repeated that he & # 39; absolutely not & # 39; used to be.
His lawyer later told DailyMail.com: & # 39; We are not sure if he will report himself.
& # 39; If he has not committed any crime, there is no reason for him to surrender himself.
The video captures the entire evening and it shows that he did nothing wrong. They can't arrest someone who hasn't done anything wrong. & # 39;
Cuba Gooding Jr. is pictured at the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar and Lounge on Sunday, hours before he is reported to the police for allegedly touching a woman's breast.
Gooding Jr. burst later in the evening and was filmed with a strap to the crowd at the bar
The actor is shown posing for a selfie with a fan. It is unclear who the woman is who reported him to the NYPD, and there is no suggestion that it is the woman pictured here
The drunk actor was filmed during a selfie video and wrinkled on the woman's phone. He did not comment on the allegations
Sources DailyMail.com had told, grabbed the woman's breasts after she gave him a glass of water because he was so drunk.
Gooding Jr. has three children with his ex-wife. It is unclear whether he is single now.
In video & # 39; s that were shared on Gooding Jr. social media parties on Saturday, he was seen cheerfully by drinking cocktails and singing to the crowd.
He posed with fans for photos and took videos with some who also shared them on Instagram.
In some videos & # 39; s he was filmed while carrying the words to Journey & # 39; s Not Stop believing.
The actor was married to his ex-wife Sara for 20 years before applying for divorce in 2014.
Over the past five years, they have tried to settle the divorce, but it is still unclear whether it has been completed.
They mentioned irreconcilable differences in paperwork as the reason for the split.
Gooding Jr. and his ex-wife Sara have been married for 22 years, but he applied for a divorce in 2017, three years after she filed for divorce
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