Cindy Williams is an American actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Shirley Feeney on the sitcom Laverne & Shirley. She also played Laurie Henderson in George Lucas’s American Graffiti (1973). Her memoir Shirley, I Jest! (co-written with Dave Smitherman) was published in 2015. Born Cynthia Jane Williams on August 22, 1947 in Van Nuys, California, to Francesca Bellini and Beachard Williams, she has a sister, Carol Ann Williams. She graduated in 1965 from Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, CA. Financier Michael Milken, actress Sally Field, and talent agent Michael Ovitz were her classmates. She also attended Los Angeles City College, where she majored in theatre arts. Cindy began her professional career appearing commercials, which included Foster Grant sunglasses and TWA. She was married to Bill Hudson from 1982 to 2000. They have two children: a daughter named Emily and a son named Zachary.
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|Net Worth||$10 Million|
|Date of Birth||August 22, 1947 (age 76 years)||Gender||Female|
|Height||5 Feet 4 Inches (1.63 m)|
Later Television Career: Throughout the 80s, Williams was in numerous television films, including “When Dreams Come True,” “Joanna,” “The Leftovers,” “Save the Dog!,” and “Tricks of the Trade.” In 1990, she was in the television films “Steel Magnolias,” “Menu for Murder,” and “Perry Mason: The Case of the Poison Pen.” That year, she also had a lead role on the sitcom “Normal Life,” which lasted for 13 episodes. Another lead sitcom role came on “Getting By,” which ran for 31 episodes from 1993 to 1994. Subsequent credits in the 90s included “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman,” “Touched by an Angel,” and “Hope & Gloria,” as well as the television films “Escape from Terror: The Teresa Stamper Story,” “The Stepford Husbands,” and “The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin’ in Brooklyn Heights.”
Personal Life: From 1982 to 2000, Williams was wed to musician and actor Bill Hudson, of the musical trio the Hudson Brothers. They had two children, daughter Emily and son Zachary. Bill’s daughter from his previous marriage to Goldie Hawn is actress Kate Hudson.
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Growing up in the country, you're left to the wilds of your imagination.Cindy Williams
Sometimes I light incense and a candle. It's so peaceful and quiet. The steadiness of the energy and the reliability of the warmth have a calming effect.Cindy Williams
I remember being alone a lot as a child, and I still love to be alone.Cindy Williams
Part of me wants to be married and have everybody around the table for Christmas. But when you're married, your life becomes integrated solely with that person. There are too many characters running around inside me. Maybe they should all be married to somebody different.Cindy Williams