Born and raised in Mwanza Tanzania, East Africa, ambitious, intelligent, classy and sexy model Cynthia Masasi has been catching the attention of the entertainment industry since appearing on the scene in 2006. Whether she is gracing the pages of the hottest magazines on the newsstands, Ms. Masasi has made her presence known in three short years in an industry that only guarantees a mere “15 minutes” to shine.
Beginning in 2006, she has been on high demand for work in music videos, appearing in videos with T.I, Juvenile, Jazze Pha, Rick Ross, and many more. Even though Cynthia Masasi’s success can be contributed to her many appearances in hip-hop and rap music videos, she has voiced her opinion that music videos as a whole are demeaning to women. She took time out from this and start taking acting classes in LOS ANGELES CA, Ms Masasi graduated from NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY which is one of the best acting schools in the whole world.
It was not be long before Hollywood took notice of this fledgling talent. Since then, Cynthia has made her silver screen debut appearing in the independent movie Severed Inn. Other Project include: Princess Zara and the Lover Boy in America, Paparazzi, This is Houston and Rebound.
Cynthia or “Cynth” to friends and family has a host of siblings (five) who keep her grounded. She has Four younger sister’s Margreth, Lilian, Zitta, Lisa and one younger brother Mohamed Mbelwa, who she lovingly refers to as the love of her life.
She enjoys reading, traveling and attending the theatre and says the biggest misconception about her is that she is “stuck-up”. On the contrary, Cynthia says with all the success she has attained thus far in her career, she remains the same sweet, down to earth person, who talks a lot, loves to laugh, have a good time and attends church every other Sunday to remain spiritually focused.
Her vital statistics are:
Birthday: August 08
Star sign: Leo
Height: 5.10 ft
Weight: 135 lbs
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