Cynthia Nixon
Cynthia Nixon
Celebrated Name: Cynthia Nixon
Real Name/Full Name: Cynthia Ellen Nixon
Gender: Female
Age: 58 years old
Birth Date: 9 April 1966
Birth Place: Bloomington, Indiana, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.70 m
Weight: 61 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Christine Marinoni (m. 2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes(son Max Ellington)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): No
Is Cynthia Nixon Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Actor/Activist
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Cynthia Ellen Nixon is an American activist and actress. For her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2004. She has reprised the role in the films Sex and the City and Sex and the City 2. Her other films include Amadeus, James White, and A Quiet Passion, where she played the role of Emily Dickinson.

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Early Life & Biography

Nixon is the only child of Walter Elmer Nixon Jr., who was a radio journalist from Texas, and Anne Elizabeth, who was an actress originally from Chicago, who died in 2013. She credits her mother, who brings her into the theatre. Her grandparents were a great devotee to Lord Jesus.

Their names were Adolph Knoll, Etta Elizabeth Williams, Walter E. Nixon, Sr., and Grace Truman McCormack. When Nixon was just six years old, her parents divorced. Her father was often unemployed, and her mother was the household’s main breadwinner. Nixon’s mother worked on the show, To Tell the Truth, which was a game show.

Nixon made her first TV appearance on the show at nine as one of the “impostors.” She is pretending to be a junior horse riding champion there. All through her years at Hunter College Elementary School and Hunter College High School, she was an actress. She often took time away from school to perform in film and on stage.

Nixon also acted in order to pay her way at Barnard College. There she received a B.A. in English Literature. Nixon was also a student in the Semester at Sea Program in 1986.

Personal Life

Nixon was in a relationship with a school teacher, Danny Mozes, from 1988 to 2003. They gave birth to two children together. In June 2018, Nixon stated that their older child is transgender.

Nixon began dating an education activist Christine Marinoni in 2004. Nixon and Marinoni get engaged in April 2009. The two new couples married in New York City in May 2012. Nixon wears a custom-made, pale green dress by Carolina Herrera at her wedding. They have a son, Max Ellington, in 2011. In 2012, she identified herself as bisexual. Nixon and her family attend Congregation Beit Simchat Torah, which was an LGBT synagogue.

In October 2006, Nixon got breast cancer. She diagnosed it during routine mammography.  From then, she initially decided not to go public with her illness because she feared it might hurt her career. In April 2008, she announced her battle with the disease in an interview at Good Morning America. From that very instance, Nixon has become a breast cancer activist.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 9 April 1966, Cynthia Nixon is 58 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2024. Her height is 1.70m tall, and her weight is 61 kg.


Nixon’s first onscreen appearance was on “To Tell the Truth,” where her mother also worked. She began acting at the age of 12 as the object of a wealthy schoolmate’s crush in The Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid.

She made her debut with Kristy McNichol and Tatum O’Neal in “Little Darlings” in 1980. She made her Broadway debut as Dinah Lord in 1980, which was the revival of The Philadelphia Story. She did projects like the 1982 ABC movie My Body, My Child, the features Prince of the alternating between film, TV, and stage in 1981, and I Am the Cheese in 1983.

Nixon made theatrical history by simultaneously appearing in two hits Broadway plays directed by Mike Nichols in 1984, while a freshman at Barnard College. She has done “They were The Real Thing,” where she played the daughter of Jeremy Irons and Christine Baranski and Hurlyburly, where she played the role of a young woman who encounters sleazy Hollywood executives.

She played the role of Salieri’s maid/spy onscreen, in Amadeus in 1984. In 1985, she appeared alongside Jeff Daniels in Lanford Wilson’s Lemon Sky at Second Stage Theatre.

She has done her first major supporting role in a movie as an intelligent teenager who aids her boyfriend in a building in Marshall Brickman’s The Manhattan Project in 1986. Nixon was also a part of the cast of the NBC miniseries in 1988, starring Jack Lemmon and Kevin Spacey, and portrayed the daughter of a presidential candidate in Robert Altman’s political satire for HBO. She reprised the role for Tanner on Tanner, which was a 2004 sequel.

Awards & Achievements

Cynthia Nixon has an impeccable career record with 16 awards win and 47 nominations. Some of the lifetime achievements of her are as follows:

Golden Globes, USA, she got nominated as Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for Warm Springs. (2006)

Primetime Emmy Awards, she got nominated as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Sex And The City. (2004)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, she got nominated as the best-supporting actress for James White. (2015)

FilmOut San Diego, US, won the award for Best Supporting Actress for An Englishman in New York. (2017)

Gold Derby Awards, she won the award for Best Drama Guest Actress for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. (2018)

Gracie Allen Awards, she again won the award for Outstanding Female Actor in a Supporting Role- Drama for Stockholm, Pennsylvania. (2016)

Net Worth & Salary of Cynthia Nixon in 2024

Cynthia Nixon Net Worth
Cynthia Nixon Net Worth

Cynthia Nixon is famous for being a TV actress who currently resides in New York City. She is best known as lawyer Miranda Hobbes on Sex and the City. She has a net worth of $30 million as of July 2024.  She also appeared in the 2005 feature Little Manhattan and also in the Sex And The City films.

Cynthia Nixon is a great actor in Hollywood. She has marked herself at the supreme position by hardworking and dedication in Hollywood. In the middle of her career life, she had breast cancer and couldn’t work. But she recovered soon and made a comeback in the famous series of “Sex And The City.” She had competed with many famous celebrities at the beginning of her career life. She has an impeccable career record throughout her life. Yes, we are truly lucky enough to have her as an actress.


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