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Cynthia Olavarria

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Cynthia Enid Olavarría Rivera, (born January 28, 1982 in Santurce, Puerto Rico, is an actress, TV host, fashion model, and former Miss Puerto Rico who competed in the Miss Universe 2005 beauty pageant.

Though she was a model and in a beauty pageant she is an actress right now. She's currently on Telemundo's telenovela-thriller Alguien te Mira.


Early years

Born in Santurce, a district of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Olavarría was an expressive and eloquent child. Those qualities made her embark in the world of beauty pageants, TV hosting and modeling since she was a teenager. At 11, she won her first beauty pageant, Miss Reina Infantil, that led her to become host of the famous Puerto Rican game show "Contra el Reloj con Pacheco".


She attended La Piedad High School in Isla Verde. There, she was an honor student and member of many school organizations, including the National Honor Society and the Student's Council.

She did her undegraduate studies at the University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras. There, she managed to combine her studies with her modeling career. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communications, with a concentration in Journalism and Public Relations.

After finished her undergraduate studies and leading to her career in TV, she took acting classes with actresses Elia Enid Cadilla, Flor Nunez and Sebastian Ligarde.

Modeling career

She placed second in the Elite Model Look Competition in Puerto Rico, won two Awards for Best Female model and earned a

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