Cindy Williams is an actress, producer, and director from the United States of America who has been in the industry since the 70s. She gained most of her fame through her longest-running acting role in “Laverne & Shirley” sitcom. You may explore in details below the life, career, awards and net worth of Cindy Williams in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Cindy Williams birth name is Cynthia Jane Williams. She was born on August 22, 1947, in Van Nuys neighborhood in Los Angeles in California, United States. Her father Beachard Williams worked as a technician and her mother Francesca Bellini also worked in the acting industry as a stage manager and actress. There’s no information regarding the family’s early economic situation.
Cindy Williams was grown and raised in San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles and in Dallas where she moved to with her family when she was a 1-year old child. She completed her schooling at the Birmingham High School and then she went to study at the Los Angeles City College, but it’s not confirmed whether she completed and earned her degree or not. She has one sister only, Carol Ann Williams.
Cindy Williams has experienced marriage, divorce, relationships, and children through her life. She was married to the musician and actor Bill Hudson for around 18 years ending their marriage with a divorce in 2000. Cindy and Bill are the parents of 1 son and one daughter, Zachary Hudson whom was born in 1986 and Emily Hudson was born in 1982.
Prior to her marriage, Cindy Williams had relationships with the actor, musician, comedian, and baseball scout David L. Lander, actor Michael Brandon and with the entertainer, actor, writer and comedian Andy Kaufman.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Cindy Williams started her career in commercials as she did for “Trans World Airlines” and for “Foster Grant”. Her debut acting role was in the comedy-drama series “Room 222”. Her most popular role was in the sitcom “Laverne & Shirley” which she was the director of an episode of it.
Cindy Williams has received around a total of 5 award wins and nominations throughout her acting career. She is a winner of a TV Land Award, and she received the Star on the Walk of Fame in 2004. All of the awards she received were for her roles in “Laverne & Shirley” and in “American Graffiti”.
Cindy Williams latest acting roles in films including “Still Waiting In The Wings”, comedy-drama named “A Dream of Christmas” and the romantic drama “Stealing Roses”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress, producer, and director Cindy Williams has an estimated net worth of somewhere around $12 million. She made her wealth from her career as an actress. Cindy Williams salary per episode of “Laverne & Shirley” is not revealed to the public but she probably earned a lot from it.
Cindy Williams is an actress who is recognized as one of the best in the field. She has around 80 total credits as an actress of films and series including the newest ones. Cindy Williams was married to Bill Hudson, but now she’s probably single.