Cerina Vincent knew from childhood that she was born to excel and benefit from the spotlight. Her quest to conquer and rule her world began from the moment she started to express herself clearly. Her mom worked as a dance coach, so it took Cerina little effort to learn the ropes.
The first known place she displayed her talent was at Diskin Elementary School and later Rainbow Company Youth Theater, where she took part in some productions. Vincent has also done some commercials for a few brands in the United States. A seasoned writer, she has written three books with her co-writer, Jodi Lipper.
Cerina Vincent’s Biography
Cerina Vincent is a top-notch writer and actress who made her first appearance on the screen in the year 1999. Her date of birth is 7th February 1979 while Las Vegas, a city in Nevada, in the United States, is the name of the town where she was born.
This talented writer’s love for performance dates back to her childhood. Her keen interest in acting led her to take part in the production of a Christmas-themed project at Diskin Elementary School, after which she played multiple roles in several productions at the Rainbow Company Youth Theater.
Cerina emerged the winner of the Miss Nevada Teen USA competition in the year 1996, at the age of 16. She went on to compete for the Miss Teen USA title which took place in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Sadly, she failed to win the crown but made it to the top five.
The actress is a graduate of Durango High School and the Los Angeles-based institution, Marymount College. She completed her studies at Durango in 1997 before enrolling in Marymount on a scholarship. As a student, Vincent took part in several auditions before eventually bagging commercials gigs and a role in the widely acclaimed teen sitcom USA High, which aired from August 1997 to June 1999 on USA Network.
Cerina Vincent’s Movies and TV Shows
Cerina kicked off her film career in a movie that also featured American celebrated actor Billy Dee Williams. She played the role of a spoilt teenager in the 1999 film. She eventually earned her first major role in the television industry with the project, Power Rangers Lost Galaxy, where she starred as the Yellow Galaxy Ranger Maya.
Following an impressive performance on Power Rangers Lost Galaxy, the actress auditioned and won several other roles in the following projects, Ally McBeal, Undressed, Malcolm in the Middle, Son of the Beach, and Felicity.
The actress made another appearance in the teen comedy nude feature film spoof Not Another Teen in 2001 and later in the R-rated horror movie, Cabin Fever. Her resume also covers TV and theatrical films like Intermedio (2005), Murder-Set-Pieces (2004), and Conversations with Other Women (2005).
Cerina bagged her first starring role in 2005 in the horror film, It Waits, wherein she portrayed the character Danielle St. Claire, after which she played Tiffany in the 2006 project, The Surfer King. Sasquatch Mountain, Everybody Wants to Be Italian, Toxic, Seven Mummies, Manchild, and Just Add Water are also other works Vincent has taken part in and her performance in them all were all brilliant.
Talking about her television career, the actress has several completed shows under her belt. In 2005, she starred in the widely acclaimed television series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and later in other projects including Zombie Family, Bones, Palmetto Pointe and Sex, Two and a Half Men, Love & Secrets, Mike & Molly, Gary Unmarried, and The Walking Dead: Cold Storage. Her stint on The Walking Dead lasted from 2012 to 2013 while her third recurring role in the TV industry was as Suzy Diaz in the Disney Channel project, Stuck in the Middle. The series lasted between 2016 and 2018 and aired for three seasons.
Cerina Vincent is the daughter of American-Italian parents and the sister of the American actor called Gino Vincent. Her mom is a former dance coach but she has not shared information about her dad with the public. As for her brother, not much is really known about him and his acting career apart from the information provided above. Although the actress has not mentioned it, her family members are very proud and supportive of her career.
Talking about her personal life, the actress shares a son with her long-time boyfriend, Mike Estes. Her son’s name is Nicola Vincent Apollo and he was born in the year 2019, precisely on February 4th.
Cerina Vincent was married to American film director, Ben Waller.