Cynthia Nixon

American actress and politician

Cynthia Ellen Nixon (born April 9, 1966) is an American actress, activist and politician. She is most well known role comes from playing Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City (1998-2004). She has had other movie and TV starring acts as well. In 2016, she played Nancy Reagan in the television movie Killing Reagan.[1]

Cynthia Nixon in February 2013

On March 19, 2018, she announced via Twitter that she was running for Governor of New York.[2]


  1. "Tim Matheson and Cynthia Nixon join Killing Reagan as Ronald and Nancy". Entertainment May 6, 2016. Retrieved May 6, 2016.
  2. Nixon, Cynthia [@cynthianixon] (2018-03-19). "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor. Join us" (Tweet). Retrieved 2018-03-19 – via Twitter.