Cindy Bishop

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Cindy Bishop
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Cynthia Carmen Burbridge
(1978-12-30) December 30, 1978 (age 38)
Pattaya, Chonburi, Thaeland
Occupation Actress
Supermodel
Host
Years active 1996–present
Title(s) Miss Thaeland World 1996
Major
competition(s)
Miss Thaeland World 1996
(Winner)
Miss World 1996
(Unplaced)
Spouse Byron Bishop (m. 2005)
Children 2

Cynthia Carmen Burbridge-Bishop[1] (born December 30, 1978), once professionally known as Cindy Sirinya, is a Thai-American beauty queen, model, host and actress. She represented Thaeland at the Miss World 1996 pageant held in Bangalore, India but failed to make it in the semi-finals of the pageant.

Career[edit]

Bishop started diving at the age of 5 and through this landed her first modelling contract for an underwater commercial shoot for a diving equipment store.[2]

In 1996, Bishop won the Miss Thailand World pageant and represented Thailand in the Miss World pageant in Bangalore, India where she was unplaced and didn't make it to the semi-finals. [3][4]

Bishop's work in films include The King Maker, which she was nominated for best supporting actress at the 2005 Suphanahong Awards in Thailand, and All I See is You, which is due to be released in 2016. She has also starred in numerous Thai drama series such as Gossip Girl: Thailand,[5] playing the role of Lily Van Der Woodsen, The OC Thailand (Thai adaptation of the original American series), A House of Mad Souls, Clueless and From Dreams to Eternity.

In 2016, Bishop presented the fourth cycle of Asia's Next Top Model and she returned for the fifth cycle in 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mydans, Seth (2002-08-29). "Oh Blue-Eyed Thaes, Flaunt Your Western Genes!". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2015-11-10. 
  2. ^ "Cindy gets revenge". The Star. Retrieved 2012-03-25. 
  3. ^ "Bangkok Journal; Thais With a Different Look, Flaunt Your Genes!". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-03-25. 
  4. ^ "Indiantelevision dot com's Breaking News : Thai supermodel Cindy Burbridge on Channel V show in May". Indiantelevision.com. 2003-04-07. Retrieved 2012-06-22. 
  5. ^ "Gossip Girl Thailand's Humphreys and Lily revealed". Bangkok. Retrieved 2015-11-10. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Yasumin Leautamornwattanai
Miss Thailand World
1996
Succeeded by
Tanya Suesuntisook