Cynthia Blaise? Facts About Keegan-Michael Key Ex-wife That You Probably Do Not Know
Cynthia Blaise was married to a comedian by name Keegan-Michael Key, although divorced later in 2017 with no children. Cynthia Blaise is a Hollywood based Dialect mentor, began her profession in 1996 independent melodrama (The Spitfire Grill).
Cynthia is referred to for some works, for example, Beautiful and Twisted (2015), Bad Teacher, Miami Vibes, Timequest, 8 Mile among others. We will introduce to the ex-wife of the comedian Keegan-Michael Key and a handful facts you need to know about Cynthia Blaise.
Cynthia Blaise Biography
Cynthia Blaise was born in 1958 in the United States. Although there’s really not much in her childhood, early life, siblings, parent or work but Cynthia Blaise always has the enthusiasm for arts in her childhood. Cynthia Blaise enrolled with the University of Oregon after her high school in pursuit to turn her passion to profession where she badged Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. With much enthusiasm for art, Cynthia Blaise also badged Masters of Fine degree in acting in the University of California, Irvine.
Cynthia Blaise Career
Cynthia Blaise kicked her acting career in Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1996) acting the role – Amanda. Cynthia Blaise went on to play the teachers role in Timequest (2000). Before she divorced, Cynthia Blaise would go on to feature in Keegan’s Comedy Central – “Key and Peele”. Around 2010, Cynthia Blaise worked with her Ex on his comedy sketch – Meditations of Yoga: Ode to a Cougar with the titular character. In 2016, Cynthia Blaise voice was used as the puppet marker in an episode of the Adult Swim stop sketch comedy – “Robot Chicken”.
Although Cynthia Blaise work went unnoticed sooner had she begun her career as a dialect coach in 1996 when she took her first project on melodrama – “The Spitfire Grill” however credits started to linger in 1998 on the comedy drama Polish Wedding and was the only dialect coach for her Timequest two years later.
Cynthia Blaise since then has worked as a dialect or voice coach and acted in several projects.
Cynthia Blaise: Personal Life
Cynthia Blaise met Keegan-Michael Key, the Comedy Central actor during her time as a member of the Detroit Acting Community. They were both working at the Detroit Repertory Theatre then and immediately loved one another. Although Cynthia Blaise was 14 years older than Key, they began dating and on the 27th of December, 1998, they married. Report says Cynthia Blaise is financially supporting her husband in the early stages of his career and they have collaborated together on Key and Peele in some episodes.
Keegan-Michael Key filed for divorce in 2015, although things were going really well for Cynthia Blaise and her husband but good things had to end and the two split up officially in November, 2017. Rumours said Key’s affair with Elisa Pugliese was the reason behind their segregation but Cynthia Blaise took the divorce really hard because she was having health issues and was taking different medications. During their stay together, Cynthia Blaise and Keegan did not have any children together.
All You Need To Know About Cynthia Blaise
1. Cynthia Blaise’s Net Worth
Even though Cynthia Blaise is not as famous as Keegan, she has her place Hollywood. Even till 2019, no sources reveal her actual net worth or annual salary. However, we can derive clues from some of her previous ventures. Cynthia Blaise first movie cast in Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, gave her a share of $63 million gross; whilst the production budget is just $27.8 million.
Moreover, Key pays her over $34,000 every month as a part of monthly spousal support and an additional 21% of any of Key’s income more than $2.15 million annually. The divorce settlement has also landed her a time-sharing formula for their vacation home in Mexico. Finally, she now owns a 2016 Subaru Crosstrek which was also paid for by – Key.
Cynthia Blaise is not very active on social media pages and prefer to keep private aspects to herself
2. Cynthia Blaise Height and Body Measurement
Cynthia Blaise enjoyed her gracefully aging look prior to their divorce, until things went odd in 2015. Her once-healthy looks were hold back by depression, unhealthy weight loss and hair loss too. Reports says not sure how tall she is, but we know she is not tall as her ex-husband who is 6 feet 1 inch (1.85m) tall. She has dark brown hair and eyes. As of this writing, we have no tabs on her other body measurements.
3. Age Difference
We know of marriages of husband older while we also of several having the wife few years older between 2-10 years but not for Cynthia Blaise and Keegan. As at their marriage in 1998, Cynthia Blaise was 14 years older than Keegan.
4. Cynthia Blaise Ex-husband Remarried
It is safe to assume the Star Trek former actress, Cynthia Blaise is currently single since we do not have any evidence of any man since her divorce. However, Keegan is quite a different scenario. Keegan-Michael Key accepted his engagement with Elisa Pugliese after the divorce was finalized, and married her in June 2018.
5. Benefits of Cynthia Blaise after the divorce
Though Keegan Michael Key has remarried, Cynthia Blaise’s divorce will cost him a ton of cash. Cynthia Blaise received an additional $655,000 check from the divorce settlement to balance divided properties such as vehicles and real estate. In addition, Key pays her over $34,000 every month as a part of monthly spousal support and an additional 21% of any of Key’s income more than $2.15 million annually. The divorce settlement has also landed her a time-sharing formula for their vacation home in Mexico and lastly a 2016 Subaru Crosstrek which was also paid for by Key.
6. Cynthia Blaise Depreciated Financially
While Cynthia Blaise stated she supported Key financially in the early yeara of their marriage, she asked for the assets to be shared equally and to get monthly spousal support, according to TMZ , the former actress claimed to have suffered financially following their separation.
7. Cynthia Blaise is a production assistant
Cynthia Blaise involved in production, asides from being a dialect coach and an actress. Cynthia Blaise was the production assistant in a TV series that aired in 2009 – “Eli Stone”.
8. Cynthia Blaise played Cougar role
In 2010, Cynthia Blaise worked with her ex-husband Keegan-Michael Key on his comedy sketch – Meditations of Yoga: Ode to a Cougar with the titular character.
9. Blaise has been married for 17 years
Cynthia Blaise and Keegan met and married at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, in 1998. In a few programs, which includes Key and Peele, they worked together.
10. Cynthia Blaise has no child for Keegan
After 17 years marriage for Cynthia Blaise and Keegan, their fairytale life came to an end in 2015 when Keegan filed for divorce. However, their divorce was officially finalised in 2017. Although the pair have been married for 17 years, they have no children together.
11. Cynthia Blaise is an accomplished actress
Cynthia Blaise got her first major role in the famous Star Trek V: The Final Frontier where she played mother of Spook – Amanda.
Cynthia Blaise also starred in Timequest (2000), Key and Peele Comedy sketch and Robot Chicken (2016)
12. Cynthia Blaise is an accomplished dialect coach
While it seem like her acting career halt, Cynthia Blaise dialect coaching skills continue to improve and shines in Hollywood. Cynthia Blaise enjoyed many famous movies such as Bad Teacher, Faster, 6 Spirits, Bad Apple, The Tiger Hunter, The Truth About Emanuel, Miami Vice, Beautiful & Twisted, Hardcore Henry where she was Mr. Roth’s dialect teacher. She was also a dialect coach in the television series title Justice which aired in 2006 for seven episodes as well.
13. Cynthia Blaise Declined Healthwise
Cynthia Blaise is said to have taken many drugs to treat various health problems such as severe depression, weight loss, and many other conditions. Despite her mystery, Keegan and Elisa life seems to move quite smoothly and they have attended several events including the 2017 Emmys weekend and Tony Awards.
14. Toyota endorsed Blaise ex-husband Key
Cynthia Blaise on being interviewed said Key made more than her in their marriage’s final years, including his $1.2 million Toyota endorsement.