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Alabama, USA
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Alabama, USA

Cynthia Bailey

Cynthia Bailey is an American model, actress, and reality television star. Cynthia Bailey rose to fame for appearing in the TV series named “The Real Housewives of Atlanta“. Likewise, the reality star has garnered a huge fan following on her social media accounts.

Early Life

Cynthia Denise Bailey was born in the year 1967 and celebrates her birthday on 19th February every year. Likewise, the actress is 56 years old at the moment. Similarly, she was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA. Moreover, the reality star belongs to the American nationality and was born under the star sign Pisces.


Caption: Cynthia with her mother(source: Instagram)

Moving on to her family members, she was born to Elijah Bailey and Barbara Bailey. Likewise, her father Elijah was a mechanic and her mother worked at a sewing factory. The actress has a younger sister named Malorie Bailey. Similarly, she grew up with her sister in Alabama, USA. She was interested in Modeling from childhood.


Cynthia has not revealed any details regarding her educational details and academics. Likewise, she has gone to attend Freshman-level courses at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.  She was the first African American homecoming queen at Deshler High School. Likewise, she has also competed in many beauty pageants as well.

Cynthia Bailey – Net Worth 2023

Likewise, the actress has earned a hefty deal of wealth throughout her career. She enjoys a net worth of $2.5 million as of now. However, there is no information about her salary and other asset values.

Career and Professional Life

Cynthia Bailey is an actress, model, and reality star. At the beginning of her career, she worked as an actress. The actress first appeared in the 1985 low-budget film The Dark Power and the 1989 music video for New Order’s “Round & Round”. Similarly, In the year 1990, she played Roxanne in the film Without You I’m Nothing.

The actress also made her appearance in a 1990 episode of the sitcom The Cosby Show. Likewise, In the year 1993, she played a model in the film For Love. In the following year, she appeared in the music video for Heavy D’s single “Nuttin But Love” from the album of the same name.

Modeling career

Cynthia also worked as a runway model in Paris and Milan for a year.  Bailey then returned to New York City and modeled for many brands. Some of the brands she has modeled for are Maybelline, Oil of Olay, and Target, and in magazines including Vogue, Glamour, Elle, and Vanity Fair. Similarly, In the year 2010, Bailey joined the reality television show The Real Housewives of Atlanta. The show featured her relationship with club owner Peter Thomas and her friendship with NeNe Leakes.

Likewise, In the year 2011, Bailey opened her modeling school, Bailey Agency School of Fashion in Atlanta. Later on, the model appeared in the 2015 documentary series Black Friday. The documentary series is about how little consumer spending is retained within black communities.


Caption: Cynthia Bailey on the set of her reality show(source: Instagram)

Furthermore, the model was a guest judge for the preliminary and finals competition of the 65th Miss Universe competition. Similarly, In the year 2018, Bailey signed a contract with the New York-based agency Major Models. She has also opened a wine bar named The Bailey Wine Cellar. Similarly, she also inaugurated an event space, The Bailey Room, in Grant Park, Atlanta in July 2019. Furthermore, the actress is set to star in The Real Housewives All-Stars a spin-off featuring various women from The Real Housewives franchise.

Relationship Status

The actress is currently engaged to Mike Hill. Similarly, she was previously married to Peter A. Thomas. The pair have a daughter named Noelle Thomas.


Caption: Cynthia Bailey with her boyfriend(Source: Instagram)

Cynthia Bailey has not involved herself in any scandal or controversies. Likewise, she has maintained a clean internet profile and has stayed miles away from any trouble and controversies.

Body Measurements

Cynthia Bailey is in her mid-50s and has maintained her body figure. As for her height, she stands tall at 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 68 kg. Likewise, her body measurements(Chest-waist-hips) are 34-28-38 respectively. Moreover, the model has dark brown hair with black-colored eyes.

Cynthia Bailey – Social Media

Cynthia Bailey is active on social media and has garnered a huge fan following. She has over 3.4 million followers on her Instagram and 912k followers on her Twitter account.