Cindy Marie Sampson is a Canadian film and television actress. She is best recognized for her role in the popular television series “Supernatural”. Her most applauded performance was in the film “Live Once Die Twice” which came out in the year 2006. She is a well appreciated artist in the television industry.
Early life and family
Cindy was born on May 27, 1978 in Halifax, Nova Scotia in Canada. As of January 2019, she’s 41 years old. She spent her childhood at Halifax and attended a school there. Not much is known about her parents and she’s the only child. She was first offered a role in the movies while she was still in her school days. After graduating from her high school in Halifax, she moved on to pursue Performing Arts in Randolph University, Toronto. She obtained a degree in Theatre from the university and then went on to start her career as an actress.
Cindy was first offered a minor role in the year 1989 in “Street Cents” when she was just eleven years old. Since then, she went on to appear on various television shows like “Riches”, “Mama Africa”, “Lexx”, “Lift Off” and “Sketch Troop”. Although she did such shows, none of them sought her recognition or popularity in the industry.
Her first show amongst these was a scientific drama “Lexx” which aired in 1999. After her role on the series ended in 2001, she went on to star as Molly McBride in the film titled “Riches”. She also tried her hand in various dramas and plays at the same time while she was filming these shows. She also appeared in the T.V. film “A Guy and A Girl” in the year 2002.
Cindy got a major breakthrough in 2003 when she was signed for the television life drama series “Sex and the Single Mom” along with Danielle Panabaker and Gail O’Grady. The series gained quite a popularity amongst the audience and her role as April Gradwell was appreciated a lot by everyone. In the same year, she featured in John Bradham’s film, “Footsteps”. During all these years, she matured and groomed herself to be an amazing and versatile actress.
Between the years 2004 to 2006, she starred in various Television movies like “The Riverman”, “The Last Kiss”, “Stone Cold”, “Rumors”, “Proof of Lies”, “Jess Stone: Stone Cold” and many more to list. She also featured in short films like “Pretty Dead Flowers”, “The Straitjacket Lottery” and a short television series, “October 1990”. In 2006, she bagged her most critically acclaimed role of Zoe Ravena in the movie “Live Once, Die Twice”.
Cindy got her biggest break when she was cast to appear in the hit fantasy drama television series, “Supernatural”. She was cast as a guest appearance and was originally signed for only two episodes but after seeing the response from the viewers for her character, the show’s producer decided to extend the contract. She appeared in the “Kids are alright” episode of season three as Lisa Braedon. She later reprised her role in the following episode “Dream a Little Dream of Me” followed by her appearance in season five and six. She appeared on a total of eleven episodes of the show from 2007 to 2011. Her final appearance was on the last episode of the series, where she starred along side all the lead caste of the show.
Apart from these, Cindy has also starred in many movies and television series like “Shrine” for which she had to watch ten horror movies to get herself into the character of ‘Carmen’. She is also doing a television series “Private Eyes” which started to air in 2016 and is still running on the television network. As an actress, Cindy is very comfortable with whatever role she gets and always does the best job.
Cindy Sampson is married to her long-time sweetheart Ryan Wickel. Cindy and Ryan met back in 2014. They started seeing each other, went on dates and fell in love with each other. Cindy used to make many public appearances with Ryan after the duo started dating.
A year later, Ryan proposed to Cindy for marriage and in 2016, the pair finally got married in a very private ceremony by the beach in Canada. The couple officially declared of their wedding on July 10, 2016. They have been happily married ever since. Ryan’s mother also speaks highly of their strong relationship. They are always spotted on dates and both enjoy spending time with each other.
Age and Body Measurements
As of January 2019, Cindy is forty years old. She stands at a height of 1.7 meters tall. She has black hair and brown eyes and weighs 124pounds. Her dress size is 6 (U.S.) and her body measurements are 35-24-36 inches. Amongst all her hobbies, travelling is her favorite.
Cindy is a successful Canadian actress and has been earning a good deal since her debut as child actress in the industry. Her net worth is a sum in millions but the exact figure is not yet confirmed.