Cynthia Denise Bailey (born February 19, 1967) is a model, reality television personality, and actress from the United States.

She was born in Alabama and reared there before moving to New York City at the age of 18 to pursue a modelling career.

In Paris and Milan, she worked as a runway model.

Cynthia Bailey says acting career is 'last chapter' after 'RHOA' exit