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Cynthia Nixon is a famous theater, television, and film actress.

Relationship Facts of Cynthia Nixon

Cynthia Nixon is married to Christine Marinoni {Compare Couple}.
Cynthia Nixon married on May 27, 2012.
💑 Anniversary in 175 days 💑
She is mother of Three (Charles Ezekiel Mozes, Max Ellington Nixon-Marinoni, Samantha Mozes).
Cynthia Nixon is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is not straight and is lesbian.

What is the relationship of Cynthia Nixon?

Cynthia Nixon is bisexual. She was in a long-term relationship with Danny Mozes, a school teacher, from 1988 to 2003. They had two children namely  Samuel Joseph Mozes, Charles Ezekiel Mozes.

She entered into a relationship with Christine Marinoni, an education activist in 2004, and married her on 27 May 2012. The couple has one son namely, Max Ellington Nixon-Marinoni, born in 2011.

Who is Cynthia Nixon?

Cynthia Nixon is a famous theater, television, and film actress. She is known for playing Miranda Hobbes, the career-minded and cynical lawyer in the HBO series, ‘Sex and the City’,

How old is Cynthia Nixon?

Cynthia was born in New York City, the United States on April 9, 1966. Her birth name is Cynthia Ellen Nixon and she is currently 57 years old.

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 Nixon, her father was often unemployed and her mother was the household’s main breadwinner: Nixon’s mother worked on the game show, To Tell the Truth, coaching.

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Caption: Cynthia Nixon and Christine Marinoni (Source: The New York Times)

There is no information about her siblings. Cynthia holds American citizenship and Mixed (English, German, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, Dutch, French, Huguenot) ethnicity. Her birth sign is Aries.

Education, School/ College University

Talking about Cynthia’s education history, she attended 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.

Cynthia Nixon is a famous theater, television, and film actress. She is known for playing Miranda Hobbes, the career-minded and cynical lawyer in the HBO series, ‘Sex and the City, also acted in order to pay her way through Barnard College, where she received a B.A.  in English Literature.

Cynthia Nixon: Professional Life, Career

Cynthia Nixon first appeared as an imposter on the television game show, ‘To Tell the Truth’ where her mother worked. Her first acting role was at the age of 12 in the ABC Afterschool Special, ‘The Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid’ in 1979.

During 1980 she made her film debut in ‘Little Darlings’ in which she played the role of Sunshine. Whereas, the film also had other teen actresses like Kristy McNichol and Tatum O’Neal.

She appeared in two of Mike Nichols’ hit Broadway plays in 1984 while she was still a college student. The plays were ‘The Real Thing’ and ‘Hurlyburly’. After playing small roles in films she landed a major supporting role in the movie, ‘The Manhattan Project’ in 1986 in which she helps her boyfriend in building a nuclear bomb.

She played a role in the legal crime thriller ‘The Pelican Brief’ in 1993 which was based on a novel of the same name by John Grisham. The movie had Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington in the lead roles. Likewise, in 1996, she appeared in the drama film, ‘Marvin’s Room’ which was about a family whose members get estranged from each other over time but reunite when a tragedy strikes.

Her role as a career-driven lawyer who is skeptical towards men was much loved by the audiences. The series ran till 2004. Additionally, she also portrayed Mrs. Piggee in the 2002 comedy-drama, ‘Igby Goes Down’ which follows the life of Igby Slocumb, a rebellious teenager who tries to break free of his controlling mother.

During 2005, she portrayed the role of Eleanor Roosevelt in the television film, ‘Warm Springs’ which was about U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s struggle with polio.

Moreover, along with Alec Baldwin, Rory Culkin, and Emma Roberts, she starred in the independent comedy-drama ‘Lymelife’ in 2009 which depicts life on Long Island from the perspective of a teenager.

Awards, Nomination

She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2004 for her role as Miranda Hobbes in the HBO seriesSex and the City.

She had also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for the same role in 2001 and 2003.

What is Cynthia Nixon’s net worth?

The talented actress must have accumulated a huge sum of money from her career but she has not disclosed any data about her salary, and income. As of 2023, she has an estimated net worth of $25 million.

Cynthia Nixon: Rumors and Controversy

There was a rumor that she is considering running for governor of New York on a “Today” show interview on Tuesday. Currently, she is far from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Cynthia Nixon has a height of 5 feet 7 inches. Additionally, she weighs is 59Kg. In addition, she has a measurement of 32-24-35 inches and her bra size is 32B.

Cynthia’s hair color is red and her eye color is blue. Furthermore, her dress size is 6 (US) and her shoe size is 9 (US).

Social Media

Being an American actress Cynthia has a huge fan following rate. She has been active in social sites like Twitter, and Instagram. She has 258.3K followers on her Twitter.

Around 998K followers on her Instagram. But she is not active on Facebook.


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