Cindy Busby has been making waves in the television and movie industry for almost 2 decades. Growing up in Montreal, Canada, Busby always dreamed of becoming an actress. To pursue these dreams, Busby attended the Professional Theater Program at Dawson College, a rigorous three-year training, allowing Busby to demonstrate her professionalism, hard work, and devotion to her craft.
After graduation, Busby hit the ground running and was cast as a supporting lead in the Lifetime original film A LIFE INTERRUPTED opposite Lea Thompson. Shortly after, Busby landed a supporting lead role in over 50 episodes on the series HEARTLAND. Cast as “Ashley Stanton,” a rich, self righteous, competitive horseback rider, the series took off quickly and now airs all around the world including Netflix, all while becoming one of the most popular shows on Canadian television.
Busby continued having success booking roles, first landing the lead antagonist in the film PICTURE THIS alongside Ashley Tisdale, and booking guest starring roles on the smash hit series THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, SUPERNATURAL, LA COMPLEX, RUSH, PROOF, THE TOMORROW PEOPLE, and THE SECRET CIRCLE. In 2010 and 2011, Busby appeared on the big screen in DIARY OF A WIMPY KID from 20th Century Fox, followed by the Fox 2000 film THE BIG YEAR, playing opposite Hollywood heavy hitter Steve Martin.
Cindy’s incredible work ethic and reputation has earned her over a dozen lead roles in the last few years, making her a household name among the Hallmark Channel community. Starring in UNLEASHING MR DARCY and MARRYING MR DARCY, viewed by over 3 million viewers individually and breaking the network’s social media record. In 2017, Busby traveled to Romania when she booked the lead in ROYAL HEARTS, directed by and starring James Brolin.
Cindy has proven herself time and time again as a chameleon performer and a fan favorite. She has mastered roles in drama, science fiction, romance, adventure, thriller and most recently comedy, when Busby booked a series regular role in DATE MY DAD. Busby won audience’s hearts with her quick wit, comedic timing, and charisma.
In her down time, Busby loves to read, watch movies, travel, wine & dine, cook, and be active. She currently lives in Los Angeles.