Cynthia Nixon is most famous for her role as Miranda Hobbes, the cynical corporate lawyer in HBO's Emmy and Golden Globe award winning series "Sex and the City." An accomplised stage actress, Nixon has appeared on Broadway in "The Last Night of Ballyhoo," "Angels in America," and "Indescretions," among others. Her film credits include "Igby Goes Down," "The Out-of-Towners," and "The Pelican Brief."
Cynthia Nixon channels the personal to play a cancer patient
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) ? Cynthia Nixon's portrayal of a woman and mother dying of cancer in the Sundance drama "James White" hit extremely close to home. The actress saw her own mother die from the disease in the same year she shot the film.Cynthia Nixon, Tonya Pinkins and Dianne Wiest Chat Racism and Working in a Female-Dominated Ensemble
The production marks Cynthia Nixon 's directorial debut, at the helm of an all-star cast led by Tony winner Tonya Pinkins and Oscar winner Dianne Wiest . The trio of talented women recently opened up about racism in America, the timeliness of the play and working together in a female-led ensemble.Backstage on Broadway: Cynthia Nixon takes on new role for ?Rasheeda Speaking?
?I love the theater!? Cynthia Nixon first hit the Broadway stage at age 14. A place she?s always felt at home. ?My mother took me to see Shakespeare in the Park since I was like three or four,? Nixon smiled. She?s perhaps best known for her role as the career-minded, practical lawyer, Miranda Hobbs, from [?]Cynthia Nixon directs workplace war in ?Rasheeda Speaking?
Pray you never get embroiled in an office war ? stuck in a room with your foe, day after day, trying to figure out how to defeat them before they...Cynthia Nixon Makes Her Directorial Debut With a Thriller on Office Treachery
But would you take direction from this woman? Tonya Pinkins, who has a Tony of her own, and Dianne Wiest, who has a pair of Oscars, would?and currently are, in Joel Drake Johnson?s Rasheeda Speaking, bowing February 11 at the Signature Center.'Rasheeda Speaking': Theater Review
Dianne Wiest and Tonya Pinkins play warring office mates in Joel Drake Johnson's play marking Cynthia Nixon's directorial debut read moreSet in a Surgeon's Office, the Racially Charged Rasheeda Speaking is Strong Medicine
In Joel Drake Johnson's trenchant Rasheeda Speaking ? a New Group production crisply directed by Cynthia Nixon ? workplace racism, unacknowledged but ubiquitous, is like a particularly noxious pollutant. Call it social DDT: Odorless and traceless, it gets everywhere and ...American Stages: Sex and the City?s Cynthia Nixon makes directing debut in New York
Though she made her film debut at age 12 and her Broadway debut at 14, Cynthia Nixon ? perhaps best known as Miranda on the TV series Sex and the City ? is making her?'Big Bang Theory' Star Kunal Nayyar Sets New York Stage Debut
The sitcom regular joins playwright and castmate Jesse Eisenberg in 'The Spoils,' premiering off-Broadway in May.Review: Racism provocative 'Rasheeda Speaking'
NEW YORK (AP) ? When the subject is racism, many people start to feel uncomfortable. Defensive or outraged; pick your side. It's not a neutral topic, and "Rasheeda Speaking,"a new play by Joel Drake Johnson, doesn't sugarcoat.
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On "Sex and the City," Cynthia's character was listed as being 5' 7" when in real life she is actually 5' 10 1/2."
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