Cindy Williams is an American actress who is famous for her role as Shirley Feeney on the television sitcom Laverne & Shirley. Let's know more about his professional career, personal life, and much more.

Cindy Williams
Caption: Cindy Williams

Cindy Williams' Siblings

Cindy Williams was born on August 22, 1947, in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, the United States. Her birth sign is Leo. She was born to parents Beachard Williams and Francesca Bellini her father was an electronic technician whereas her mother waited tables.

Cindy has a sibling namely, Carol Ann Williams. She holds an American nationality and belongs to a mixed (English- Italian) ethnicity. Talking about her education, she attended Birmingham High School in 1965. Then, she attended Los Angeles City College, majoring in theatre arts. 


Cindy Williams launched her professional career in acting. Then she began her first television project, an appearance in the 1969 ABC comedy series ‘Room 222’. During 1970, she made her big-screen debut with Roger Corman’s ‘Gas-s-ss!’ In the early 1970s.

Also, she acted in several television commercials including TWA and Foster Grant sunglasses to make ends meet. Besides her professional career, she also honed her skills at the Actors Studio West. Simultaneously, she grabbed the opportunities to play important movie roles that came her way. Similarly, she gained a star status and was critically and popularly acclaimed.

Cindy Williams received award
Caption: Cindy Williams received the award

Though her career graph had already taken the star-studded route, the highest point was yet to come. From 1976 until 1982, she also played the role of Shirley Feeney on the very successful television series ‘Laverne & Shirley’. After that, while working on ‘Laverne & Shirley’, Cindy did a few films including ‘The First Nudie Musical’, ‘More American Graffiti’, and ‘The Creature Wasn’t Nice.

In 1986, she appeared with her husband in the made-for-TV film ‘Help Wanted: Kids’. Besides that, her other works of this phase are ‘The Leftovers’, ‘Save the Dog!’ and ‘Tricks of the Trade’. In the year 1990, she also returned to television with the short-lived CBS sitcom ‘Normal Life’.

 In fact, she reunited with former ‘Laverne & Shirley’ producers Thomas L. Miller and as well as Robert L. Boyett two years later. In the year 1997, she also starred in the Rodney Dangerfield comedy ‘Meet Wally Sparks’ among many others. Later she also guests starred on several television shows including ‘The Magic School Bus, ‘The Stepford Husbands’, and ‘8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter.’

Furthermore, she also performed on stage in the productions of ‘Grease,’ ‘Deathtrap’ and ‘Moon Over Buffalo.’ Also, she even reunited with her ‘Laverne & Shirley’ co-star Eddie Mekka. Then she also made her Broadway debut as Mrs. Tottendale in ‘The Drowsy Chaperone at the Marquis Theatre in 2007.

What's Cindy Williams' Net Worth?

As per reports, Cindy Williams has an estimated net worth of around $10 million. Her salary and income are still unknown. As she still engages in her professional work, her net worth can double in the upcoming years.

Also, her net worth is enough for him to maintain his living standard. Currently, she luxuriously lives a lavish lifestyle with his family. Moreover, she won the TV Land Award for Working Stiff of the Year for Laverne & Shirley (1976). Likewise, she also won a Star on the Walk of Fame for Television. 

Who is Cindy Williams' Husband?

Cindy Williams is a married woman, who got married to her husband Bill Hudson. However, there isn't further information about their first met and dating history. However, the couple married in 1982.

Cindy Williams then and now
Caption: Cindy Williams then and now

From their marriages, the couple was blessed with two children; they are daughter Emily Hudson, and a son Zachary Hudson. But, the marriage did not go well so they divorced in 2000. There is no information about her current state at the moment. She might be single and enjoying a blissful life.

Cindy Williams' Height

Cindy stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches with a body weight of 58 kg. She has dark brown hair with grayish-blue eyes. Regarding her measurement, include 33-25-35 inches respectively for her bust, waist, and hips.