Who is Cynthia Nixon?
Actress Cynthia Nixon is a famous theater, television and film actress who is best known for her role as Miranda Hobbes, the career-minded and cynical lawyer in the HBO series, ‘Sex and the City’.
Full Name: Cynthia Nixon
Age: 53 years old
Date of Birth: April 9, 1966
Birthplace: New York City, the United States
Father: Walter E. Nixon, Jr
Mother: Elizabeth Knoll
Hair Color: Red
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 5 ft. 7 inches
Weight: 59 kg
Husband: Christine Marinoni
Early Life, Wiki, and Career:
Cynthia Nixon was born on April 9, 1966, in New York City, the United States. Her birth name is Cynthia Ellen Nixon and she is currently 53 years old. Cynthia holds American citizenship and Mixed (English, German, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, Dutch, French, Huguenot) ethnicity.
Cynthia joined Hunter College Elementary School and Hunter College High School (class of 1984), often taking time away from school to perform in film and on stage. In addition, she also acted in order to pay her way through Barnard College, where she received a B.A. in English Literature.
She debuted from television game show, ‘To Tell the Truth’ where her mother worked. Her first acting role was in the ABC Afterschool Special, ‘The Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid’ in 1979 at the age of 12. During 1980 she debuted her film career from ‘Little Darlings’ in which she played the role of Sunshine.
She appeared in two of Mike Nichols’ (‘The Real Thing’ and ‘Hurlyburly’) hit Broadway plays in 1984 while she was still a college student. She portrayed the major supporting role in the movie, ‘The Manhattan Project’ in 1986 in which she helps her boyfriend in building a nuclear bomb.
Nixon played a role in the legal crime thriller ‘The Pelican Brief’ in 1993 and the movie had Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington in the lead roles. She appeared in the drama film, ‘Marvin’s Room’ in 1996.
Additionally, she also portrayed Mrs. Piggee in the 2002 comedy-drama, ‘Igby Goes Down’ and she portrayed the role of Eleanor Roosevelt in the television film, ‘Warm Springs’ in 2005 in which was about the U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s struggle with polio.
Family Life, Parents:
Her father’s name is Walter E. Nixon, Jr (radio journalist) and her mother’s name is Anne Elizabeth Knoll (actress).
Nixon’s parents divorced when she was six years old. According to her, her father was often unemployed and her mother was the household’s main breadwinner. There is no information about her siblings.
Relationships, Husband, Children:
Cynthia is bisexual and she was in a long-term relationship with Danny Mozes, a school teacher, from 1988 to 2003. The couple welcomed two children namely Samuel Joseph Mozes, Charles Ezekiel Mozes. After that, she got into a relationship with Christine Marinoni, an education activist in 2004 and married her in 2012. The couple welcomed son namely, Max Ellington Nixon-Marinoni.
Cynthia has a height of 5 feet 7 inches and she weighs is 59Kg. Her body measurement is 32-24-35 inches and her bra size is 32B. Cynthia has red hair and blue eyes. Furthermore, Cynthia’s dress size is 6 (US) and her shoe size is 9 (US).
Net Worth and Salary:
She must have accumulated a huge sum of money from her professional career however, she has not revealed her exact net worth, salary, and income.
Social Media Accounts:
Cynthia is active in different social networking sites like Twitter, and Instagram. She has 241K followers on her Twitter, around 714K followers on her Instagram, but, she does not seem to be active on Facebook.