Cynthia Martells was a student at Rutgers University before her mother encouraged her to pursue her true love of theater.
An accomplished stage actress, Martells received an Outer Critics Circle Award and nominations for both the Tony Award and Helen Hayes Award for her portrayal of Risa in the Broadway production of Two Trains Running. She has guest-starred on numerous series, includeing ER, NYPD Blue, Law & Order, Chicago Hope, Sisters, Touched by an Angel and All My Children. Additionally she has worked on several telefilms, including Broken Trust, Zooman, Bachelor's Baby and A Child's Cry for Help and Blind Spot.
She has also been in various feature films: Nurse Betty, The Wood, Gattaca, Drop Zone, Regarding Henry and New Jack City.
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