Quick Facts of Cynthia Blaise
- Full NameCynthia Blaise
- Marital Status Single
- BirthplaceUnited States
- Ethnicity White
- ProfessionActress, Dialect Coach
- Nationality American
- Active Year1989-Present
- Eye colour Dark-Brown
- Hair colour Blonde
- SpouseKeegan-Michael Key (M. 1998 - D. 2017)
- EducationUniversity of Oregon, University of California
For any relationship to be successful, there need to be loving communication, understanding, and appreciation. However, the beautiful relationship just can be shattered by an irreconcilable difference. Today we are talking about then-couple, Cynthia Blaise and Keegan-Michael Key who divorced after 17-years of their marriage, citing irreconcilable difference.
If you want to know more about Keegan-Michael Key’s ex-wife, then you need to read our Cynthia Blaise wiki.
Who Is Cynthia Blaise? Bio and Wiki
Born in 1958, in the United States, Cynthia Blaise is an actress and dialect (acting) coach. Talking about her nationality, she holds an American citizenship card and belongs to white ethnicity. However, there is no information about her childhood, parents, and siblings. As of 2019, Cynthia is 61 years of age.
As per her academic background, Cynthia is a proud graduate of the University of Oregon where she earned Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. Furthermore, she enrolled at the University of California and received a Master of Fine Arts Degree.
In 1989, she stepped in the acting industry with her debut role as Amanda in the movie Star Trek V: The Final Frontier. Later she went on to work as dialect coach for various movies and TV series such as The Tiger Hunter, Beautiful & Twisted, Bad Teacher, Eli Stone, Justice, The Spitfire Grill, and The Affair of the Necklace.
In 2000, Cynthia starred as Teacher in Timequest. Similarly, she appeared in TV series Key and Pelle, where actor Malcolm Barrett also appeared in one episode in 2015. Additionally, she lends her voice in TV series Robot Chicken, where actress Rhea Seehorn guest appeared in 2018.
Know Cynthia Blaise’s Earnings and Net Worth
Being an actress and dialect coach at the same time, Cynthia is sure to make colossal income. Nevertheless, she has not disclosed the exact figure of her net worth. Her debut movie, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, grossed $63 million against its production budget of $27.8 million.
Apart, Cynthia gets paid $34,000 monthly in spousal support, including 21% of Keegan-Michael Key income from all sources in excess of $2,153,846, as per the term of the divorce documents. But, the spousal support shall not exceed the amount of $700K gross each year.
Additionally, Cynthia won their vacation home in Mexico and her 2016 Subaru Crosstrek.
Cynthia Blaise’s Husband and Children
As aforementioned, Cynthia Blaise was married to actor, Keegan-Michael Key. The two met while working together at the Detroit Repertory Theatre. After dating some time, the pair tied the knot on 27th December 1998, though Cynthia was 14 years senior.
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As a wife, Cynthia supported her husband financially in the initial stage of their marriage. They used to reside in Los Feliz in a home that sold from $1.48 million. Furthermore, the duo acted in a few episodes, whose show ran from 2012 until it was canceled in September 2015.
Nonetheless, after a 17-year marriage, Key filed divorce citing irreconcilable difference on New Year’s Eve in 2015. Later it was disclosed that the couple separated from November 2015. Adding up, the ex-couple doesn’t have any child from their marital affair.
During the time of their divorce, the court ordered her spouse, Michael to pay her $34,000 per month which is 21% of his gross annual income which is expected to be $2,153,846. Not only this but the court also ordered him to divide his assets which adds $655,649 in Blais’ net worth.
As per the source, Cynthia claimed the separation caused her health problem which resulted in weight and hair loss, severe anxiety, PTSD, and depression.
On 16th November 2017, the couple’s divorce finalized. Shortly after that, Key engaged to Hollywood producer and director, Elisa Pugliese. On 8th June 2018, the pair exchanged the vows.
Meanwhile, Cynthia is possibly single.