Who is Cynthia Bailey?
Cynthia Bailey is a model, actress, reality TV who is best recognized for starring in The Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA) and as the wife of Mike Hill, a Fox Sports Correspondent.
Full Name: Cynthia Bailey
Age: 52 years old
Date of Birth: February 19, 1967
Place of Birth: Decatur, Alabama, USA
Father’s name: Elijah Bailey
Mother’s name: Barbara Bailey
Net Worth: $500k
Relationship status: In a relationship
Height: 5 ft. 7 inches
Hair color: Dark brown
Eye color: Dark brown
Early/Personal life, Family:
She was born on February 19, 1967, in Decatur, Alabama, USA to father Elijah Bailey and mother Barbara Bailey who worked in an auto factory and sewing factory respectively. She grew up along with a younger sister named Malorie Bailey-Massie.
She belongs to African-American ethnicity and holds Amerian citizenship.
Career and Education:
She was crowned homecoming queen and then attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
She moved to New York City at the age of 18 and signed a five-year contract with the modeling agency, having funded the move through a part-time job at a mall.
There, she worked as a runway model in Paris and Milan for a year before returning to New York City and modeled for brands such as Maybelline, Oil of Olay, Target, and magazines such as Vogue, Glamour, Elle, Vanity Fair, Essence, etc.
She is also a talented actress. Her recognizable appearance includes in The Dark Power (1985), Without You, I’m Nothing (1990), For Love or Money (1993), The Cosby Show (1990), New York Undercover (1995). Finally, in 2010 Cynthia Bailey was cast in Bravo TV’s reality show The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
Relationships and Affairs:
Initially, she was in a relationship with then basketball player Jayson Williams in 1996. Williams proposed to her during a Brooklyn Nets halftime show but she rejected the proposal.
After that, she began dating writer, producer Russell Simmons.
Moreover, she fell in love with actor and singer Leon Robinson in the late 1990s. On November 9, 1999, Bailey gave birth to their daughter Noelle Robinson but she and her boyfriend soon exasperated.
Then, she married Peter A. Thomas on 24 July 2010 at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History. After around 6 years of marriage, the couple divorced on March 13, 2017, having separated in 2016.
After that, she dated Fox Sports correspondent Mike Hill which they announced in August 2018. They got engaged in July 2019 and plans to marry him in October 2020.
Net worth and Salary:
She has earned around $500k from her career but her salary and income are under review.
Wiki and Facts:
She is active on social networking sites such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Cynthia Bailey is active with over million(s) followers. She also has an official website- cynthiabaileyeyewear.com.