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Cynthia Koh

Birthday:
March 25
Height:
1.6m
Language:
Mandarin, English, Teochew, Hokkien
Talents:
Acting, Hosting

Cynthia Koh’s potential and flair for acting have been duly recognized even before her glamour days. In fact, the saccharine sweet actress made her small screen debut in The Dating Game while still undergoing training in the 10th  Professional Drama Performers’ Training Course organized by the then Singapore Broadcasting Corporation in 1992.  Over the years, the petite actress continuously outshines with her acting skills to transcend into the leading lady.

The multi-talented actress also made her debut in stage performance in the critically acclaimed Men At Forty-Eight in 1997.  Her acting skill was further recognised when she bagged the Best Actress award in Star Awards ’99 with her breakthrough performance in Stepping Out where she played a long-suffering woman fighting against her fate. The same role also earned her a nomination in the same category at the Asian Television Awards. She is also one of the first Singaporean actress to ever shave her head for a role.

Effectively bilingual, Cynthia made her cross over to English drama when she was cast in the award-winning local series, Growing Up, which was immediately followed by another lead role in @Moulmein High, a high school drama, making her a huge idol amongst teengers across the island.

To date, Cynthia has not only handled diversified roles both in Chinese and English, but has also tried her hands at hosting and singing, all, to favourable reviews. A thespian actress, it is little wonder why she is a hot favourite amongst directors and producers alike. She was in two 100-episode long Chinese drama, Holland V and Portrait of Home as leading roles.

Her past productions include The Little Nyonya in 2008, a storyline with a Peranakan setting that spans over 70 years starting from the 1930s which recorded the highest rating in local TV history for the past 15 years. She was also cast in Crescendo, a Singaporean Musical Drama about Xinyao in 2015. And in 2019, Cynthia’s outstanding performance Say Cheese earned her another nomination for Best Supporting Actress in Star Awards 2019 and also in Asia Pacific’s most prestigious Awards for Creative Excellence - Asian Academy Creative Awards.

Portfolio

TV SERIAL 电视剧

2020    我的女侠罗明伊 A Quest to Heal

2019     好世谋 (方言福建剧)  How are You?(dialect drama)

            心点心 Heart to Heart

            料理人生 Magic Chef (Toggle online网剧)

            游乐场 Playground (Toggle online 网剧)

            阴错阳差 - 时辰到  Hello from the other side

            It's Time  (Toggle online 网剧)

            警徽天职之海岸卫队  C.L.I.F 5.

            攻星计 After The Stars

 

2018     寂寞鱼。听见 A Lonely Fish

             西瓜甜不甜 Say Cheese

 

2017     小人物向前冲 (150集长剧)  Life Less Ordinary  (150-ep long form drama)

            第一主角 The Lead

 

2016   来自水星的男人 The Gentlemen

 

2015   初一的心愿 Life Is Beautiful

          Zero Calling 2

          起飞 Crescendo

 

2014   Zero Calling (Ch5 series)

           Mata Mata 2 (Ch5 series)

 

2013   96°C 咖啡 96°C Cafe

          小小传奇 Gonna Make It

 

2012     星洲之夜 A Song To Remember

             注定 Show Hand

             那一年我们淋着雨 The Day It Rained on our Parade

2011  麻婆斗妇 The In-Laws     

 

2010   过好年 Happy Family

           五福到 The Best Things In Life

           三个女人一个宝 Precious Babes

            查某人 Mrs P.I.


2009   书包太重My School Daze
           双子星 The Ultimatium
           企鹅爸爸 Daddy At Home

2008   有你终身美丽  Her Many Faces  (M’sia co-pro)
           小娘惹 The Little Nyonya
 

2007   手足 Kinship

2006   法庭俏佳人 Family Matters
          欢乐满屋 House Of Joy

2005 同心圆 I Portrait of Home I
         同心圆 II Portrait of Home II

2004  辣兄辣妹 Spice Siblings
          家财万贯 The Ties that Bind

2003 荷兰村 Holland V

2002  天使的诱惑 The Wing of Desire
          上课一派 III @ Moulmein High III

2001  阿灿正传 Through Thick and Thin
         上课一派 II @ Moulmein High II
         大酒店 The Hotel

2000   琼园咖啡香 Hainan Kopi Tales
           成长岁月VI Growing Up VI
          上课一派  @ Moulmein High
          星锁 Looking For Stars


1999   出路 Stepping Out

1998   珍珠街坊  Around People’s Park
          石叻坡传说 Myths & Legends Of Singapore
           甜甜的季节 Season Of Love

1997    老板放轻松 Give Me A Break
            狮城奇案之蝶印 Crimes & Tribulations - Trailing The Bridegroom
            铁血男儿 Sword and Honour

1996   豆腐街 Tofu Street
          大伯公传奇 Legend Of Da Bo Gong
          妙师爷三斗毒太监 Royal Battle Of Wit
           第三类剧场II Tales Of The Third Kind II

1995    追心一族 Dream Hunters
           展翅高飞 Over The Horizons

1994   生命擂台 Those Were The Days
          勇者无惧 The Challenger
          爱情定金 Love Dowry
          七月幽情 Romance In The 7th Month

1993  未了缘 Endless Love
          斗气姐妹 The Wilful Siblings
           年年有鱼 Happy Reunion

1992  爱情乒乓球 The Dating Game
          戏剧人生Terms Of Endearment
          爱在女儿乡 Love Is In The Air

MOVIES 电影

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TV HOSTING 电视主持

2008 - Makan Kakis Go Malaysia 食足大马

2002 - Mission Malaysia 非常任务

1994 - 出去走走

AWARDS/ACHIEVEMENTS 奖项/荣誉

2019    红星大奖’19 最佳女配角提名(西瓜甜不甜) Nomination for Best Supporting Actress Award (Say Cheese), Star Awards‘19

亚洲影艺创意大奖》’19 最佳女配角提名 (西瓜甜不甜) Nomination for Best Supporting Actress Award (Say Cheese), Asian Academy Creative Awards. ‘19

2013   Nomination for Best Actress Award (Show Hand), Star Awards’13 
           红星大奖’13最佳女主角提名(注定)

2012   Top 10 Most Popular Female Artistes, Star Awards ’12
           红星大奖’12十大最受欢迎女艺人

2011   Nomination for Best Supporting Actress Award (The Best Things In Life), Star Awards‘11
           红星大奖’11最佳女配角提名(五福到)

2007   25 Star Awards-25th Drama Anniversary Show - Nomination for My Favourite Actress (telepoll)  
           红星大奖之戏剧情牵 - 最喜爱的女演员提名 (观众投选)  

1999   Best Actress Award (Stepping Out), Star Awards ‘99
           红星大奖’99 最佳女主角(出路)

           Nomination for Best Actress (Stepping Out), Asian Television Awards 99
           亚洲电视大奖99 最佳女主角提名(出路)

1997   Top 10 Most Popular Female Artistes, Star Awards 97
           红星大奖’97十大最受欢迎女艺人

Musical 舞台剧

1997 - Men At Forty-Eight 男人48