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Cynthia Nixon Bio, Age, Career, Net Worth, Salary, Height, Weight

Cynthia Nixon is an American actress, artist, and activist born in New York in 1966. She is better known for playing the character “Miranda” at HBO’s widely famous series “Sex and the City”. She also gained popularity after leaving her husband for many years and starting a gay relationship.

Cynthia Nixon Marriage Details

During her life, Cynthia Nixon has been married in two opportunities. Her first marriage was in the year 1988 with Danny Mozes, a schoolteacher, and photographer with who she had 2 children.

Then, in 2012 she got married, this time with a woman, Christine Marinoni, an education and LGBTI activist she met in 2002 and started dating in 2004. They also had one child together.

Cynthia Nixon Dating History

Cynthia Nixon is a big show business personality, which keeps her under the radar. Before the year 1988, when she got married to Danny Mozes, there are no records of previous boyfriends or girlfriends.

There is no information on the people Cynthia dated previous to her husband who she married in 1988.

She has publically dated her ex-husband, Danny Mozes, and her now-wife Christine Marinoni.

Did Cynthia Nixon Turn Lesbian?

In 2003 the show business was shocked when the news of Cynthia Nixon divorcing her 15 years mate, Danny Mozes. Even more, shocked was when in 2004 she started dating the public education activist, Christine Marinoni, who she ended up marrying in 2012.

Regarding this, the awarded actress sees it as something completely normal. In 2021 she identified herself as bisexual and said that she simply met a girl and fell in love with her, but it was a big deal because she’s famous.

In actuality, Cynthia Nixon has a baby with her wife and keeps a close and loving relationship with her ex-husband.

Cynthia Nixon Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents

Cynthia Ellen Nixon was born in Manhattan, New York City on April 9, 1966. She is an only child for her parents, Elmer Nixon Jr. and Anne Elizabeth Knoll, an actress.

Cynthia Nixon’s parent’s names are Elmer Nixon Jr. and Anne Elizabeth Knoll. Her father is a radio journalist born in Texas, and her mother is an actress born in Chicago. Cynthia’s parents got divorced when she was 6 years old.

Cynthia Nixon Education Details

She attended the Hunter College Elementary School, as well as Hunter College High School, where she started acting in theatre. She took different paying acting jobs as a way to pay for her education at Barnard College, where she received a B.A. in English Literature.

Cynthia Nixon Career Details

Cynthia’s career started when she 9 and played the part of an imposter in the show “Tell The Truth”, where her mother also appeared.

From that point on, she started a frequent career between theatre, movies, and TV. At 12 years old she was part of the ABC Afterschool Special in the movie “The Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid”. In 1980, at 14 years old, she made her Broadway debut in the play “The Philadelphia Story”. During the 1980’s she divided herself between acting in the theatres and in TV and movies.

She spends the 90’s decade appearing in many shows like “Law and Order”, “Angels in America”, “Romeo and Juliet”, and many more. Then, in 1998 she got the part of Miranda Hobbs in the HBO show “Sex and the City”, which became a hit show and made her a star.

She stayed in the show until its end in 2004 and was also part of the 2 movies based in the series: “Sex and the City” and “Sex and the City 2”.

After this role, she was in movies like “Advice from a Caterpillar”, “Papa’s Angels”, and in shows such a “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit”, “House”, “Law and Order: Criminal Intent”, and others.

In actuality, she keeps paying a lot of attention to her acting career and in 2019 she announced she would be part of the Netflix drama “Ratched”.

Cynthia is also known for her political activism. She has been known to strongly support causes such as public education, women’s rights, women’s health, and LGBTI among others.

In 2018 she participated in the Democratic Party primary elections against current Major, Andrew Cuomo, losing with 35% against his 65% of votes. She supported Bernie Sanders and helped with his campaign in the year 2020.

Cynthia Nixon Personal Life

In her personal life, she got married to a teacher and photographer in the year 1988. They divorced in 2003 having 2 kids and in 2004 she started dating fellow activist Christine Marinoni and in 2011 they had her first kid.

Cynthia Nixon Net Worth

After a whole life of acting in theatre, TV, and films, Cynthia Nixon has managed to keep her pockets full. Her estimated net worth is $25,000,000

Cynthia Nixon Kids

Cynthia Nixon has 2 kids from her first marriage, Charles, who is now 18 years old, and Samantha of 23 years old who is transgender and goes now by the name of Samuel.

She also had another kid with her new spouse, Christine Marinoni. His name is Max and is the son of her wife with designer Michael Growler.

Cynthia Nixon Body Measurements

Cynthia Nixon weighs 123 pounds, and heights 5 feet, 7 inches. Her breast size is 32B and her measurements are 32-24-35 inches.

Cynthia Nixon Cars And House

Currently, Cynthia Nixon lives with her wife and kid in Manhattan, New York City. Details on the car she drives are not known.