Cynthia Daniel

Cynthia Daniel

Date Of BirthMarch 17, 1976
Age48 years 3 months 3 days
Day of BirthWednesday
Place Of BirthGainesville, Florida, United States
Zodiac SignPisces
Professions Actress , photography , Model
Nicknames Lu Lu , Cyn
Full Name Cynthia Lynn Daniel
Other Name Cynthia Hauser (Married name)

Personal Information
Religion Christianity
Language English
Star SignPisces
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Complexion White
Body Features & Measurements
Height173 CM
5 Feet 8 Inches
Eye color Blue
Hair color Blonde
Weight58 KG
128 lbs
Shoe Size8.5 (US)
Figure Measurements 34-24-35
Figure Type Hourglass
Body Type Average
Bra Size 34B
Family Information
Father Charlton B. Daniel Jr (died in 2008)
Mother Carolyn Daniel
Sons Ryland Hauser (born in September 2004)
Colt Hauser (born on 12th June 2008)
Daughter Steely Rose Hauser (born in 2013)
Brother Brad Raylius Daniel (Elder Brother)
Sister Brittany Daniel (Twin Sister)
Grandfather Charlton B Daniel (Paternal)
Niece Hope Rose Touni
Brother In-Law Adam Touni
Grandmother Truly Mae (Paternal)
Aunt Sandra Foster (Paternal)
Father In-Law Wings Hauser (Actor, Writer)
Sisters In-Law Cass Warner (Director, Writer)
Bright Hauser (Stepsister of Cole Hauser)
Stepmother in-law Cali Lili Hauser (Actress; wife of father in-law- Wings Hauser)
Education Qualifications
Education (High School) Gainesville High School
Love, Romance, Marriage
Husband Cole Hauser
Career Information
Debut (Movie) The Basketball Diaries(1995)
Years Active 1992-2002
Debut (TV) The New Leave It to Beaver(1987)
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
Favorite TV shows My So-Called Life
Social Networks, Web links
Official WebsiteCynthia Daniel Official Website
Instagram ProfileCynthia Daniel Instagram Profile
More Information
Friends Amy Danles (from Sweet Valley High)
Jeremy Vincent Garrett (from Sweet Valley High)


Cynthia Lynn Daniel is an American actress & photographer. She is popular for the portrayal of Elizabeth Wakefield in the teen comedy drama TV series Sweet Valley High. She is the twin sister of actress Brittany Daniel.

She has recently appeared in the comedy movie  Cheaper by the Dozen(2022) as Michele.


Cynthia Daniel was born in Gainesville, Florida on March  17th 1976 to Charlton B. Daniel Jr Carolyn Daniel.

Brittany & Cynthia Daniel with father Charlton Daniel

Image: Brittany Daniel & Cynthia Daniel with father Charlton Daniel

Siblings- Twin Sister & Brother

Brittany Daniel Childhood photo with sister Cynthia Daniel

Image: Cynthia Daniel & sister Brittany Daniel Childhood

She has a twin sister named Brittany Daniel & an elder brother Brad Daniel. 

Cynthia is younger to her twin sister Brittany Daniel by two minutes. She is taller than Brittany by an inch. Cynthia & her sister Brittany appeared in Doublemint gum ad as twins in her childhood. 

They sometimes switched their places to fool others, especially at classes in schools to help the other person have free time. Both the sisters like travelling to places with each other.

Brittany has appeared in works such as "The Game", "Sweet Valley High", "Swans Crossing"

Brittany Daniel with siblings: Brother Brad Daniel, sister Carolyn Daniel

Image: Cynthia Daniel with siblings: sister  Brittany DanielBrother Brad Daniel

Her father Charlton B. Daniel, Jr. died of cancer in 2009. 


  • Gainesville High School: She attended the Gainesville High School.

She was the Homecoming Queen in High School.


Cynthia Daniel & Cole Hauser

Cynthia married actor Cole Hauser on 22 December 2006.


The couple have three children, two sons named Ryland Hauser, Colt Hauser & a daughter named Steely Rose Hauser.

Cynthia Daniel Family

Image: Cynthia Daniel Family: Cole Hauser(husband), Colt Hauser(2nd from Right), Ryland Hauser(Right), Steely Rose Hauser (2nd from left)

Interesting Facts

  • While Brittany continues to act, Cynthia stopped acting in 1997 and took up a career in photography. She still continues to take up roles in commercials, which are short and fill her appetite to act.
  • In 1995 she won Young Artist Award for her role in 'Sweet Valley High'.
  • Hollywood Health Report(2014): She appeared in a cancer awareness documentary alongside her sister Brittany who had cancer and recovered from it.
  • Cynthia Daniel Is a vegetarian.
  • She likes Sunset & flowers for photography.
  • She considers herself- Sun chaser.
  • Professional Photography: She works at her own studio- Five Arrows Photography. Her interest includes- Family, Babies, Lifestyle, Wedding, Fashion, Storytelling.
  • Life Style blog: Cynthia & her sister Brittany blog together on cooking and fashion.
  • Cynthia's photo shoot of Camila Alves (with her & Matthew McConaughey's child) appeared in Momazine
  • She is into Yoga, she was inspired into yoga by her sister.


Her modeling career started when she was 11 years old. She has appeared alongside her sister in multiple ads. They both signed to the Ford Agency, and appeared in magazines like- Sassy, YM (Young & Modern). They also appeared in ads for Doublemint gum as the Doublemint Twins.

In the episode "The Man's greatest achievements"(1989) of the comedy series "The New Leave It to Beaver",  she appeared as Zorigna #2

In the drama mystery series "Burke's Law" she appeared in the episode "Who killed the legal eagle" as Jenny.

In the biographical movie The Basketball Diaries(1995) starring Leonardo Di-Caprio in the lead, with Lorraine Bracco, Marilyn Sokol, James Madio and others in the main cast, she appeared as Winkie, her twin Brittany appeared as Blinkie.

Sweet Valley High

Cynthia and Brittany Daniel in Sweet Valley High

In the teen comedy drama Sweet Valley High based on the book by Francine Pascal, Cynthia and her twin Brittany appeared as the leading twin sister characters of the series, the Wakefield sisters, Brittany as Jessica Wakefield and Cynthia as Elizabeth Wakefield.

Tehe story revolves around the two beautiful blonde siblings- Jessica anoutgoing, party loving fashionable and wild. Whereas Elizabeth- the quieter, sensible and down to earth of the siblings.

The series was aired from 1994 to 1997, for a total of 88 episodes

In the comedy series "That '80s show" she appeare din the role of Bianca in the episode "Sophia's Depressed"

In the 2022 comedy movie Cheaper by the dozen, starring Gabrielle Union, Zach Braff, Erika Christensen and others, Both Cynthia and Brittany appeared in the movie as Michele and Melanie respectively.



Year Movie Character Notes
2022 Cheaper by the Dozen Michele  
1995 The Basketball Diaries  Winkie   


Year Series Character Notes
2002  That '80s Show Bianca 1 episode
1994–1997 Sweet Valley High Elizabeth Wakefield 88 episodes
1994  Burke's Law Jenny 1 episode
1989  The New Leave It to Beaver Zorigna #2 1 episode



  • I love photography more than acting
  • I see beauty pretty much in everyone and everything. My kids would say- 'I think everything is beautiful'
  • It's hard to come across as a strong person and not come across mean or whiny.



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