About The Star Lady


Cynthia Brian

Empowerment Architect

 Author, Speaker, TV/Radio Personality, Spokesperson, Coach, Philanthropist

Biographical Sketch

Cynthia Brian, SAG/AFTRA, a.s.i.d., New York Times best-selling co-author of Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul, author of Be the Star You Are!, 99 Gifts for Living, Loving, Laughing, and Learning to Make a Difference, Be the Star You Are! for TEENS, Be the Star You Are! Millennials to Boomers, Growing with the Goddess Gardener, The Business of Show Business, The Blessings of Love and Relationships, and Miracle Moments® is an internationally acclaimed keynote speaker, personal growth consultant, host of radio and tv shows, syndicated columnist and acting coach. (www.star-style.com)

Cynthia Brian is often referred to by the media as “the Renaissance woman with soul!” She is a world traveler who speaks French, Spanish, Italian, and Dutch. With nearly three decades of experience working in the entertainment field as an actor, producer, writer, coach, designer, and casting director, she has had the honor of performing with some of the biggest names in the industry. Cynthia is a Certified Interior Designer and has had her interior and garden design projects featured in tv, commercials, books, and numerous publications. Cynthia is a much in demand speaker on luxury cruise lines and spas around the world, inspiring others to be the stars they were born to be by creating a life they design.

Because of her devotion to increasing literacy and positive messages in the world, in 1999 Cynthia founded and is the Executive Director of the 501(c)(3) charity, Be the Star You Are! (www.bethestaryouare.org) empowering women, families and youth at risk. Her motto is “To be a leader, you must be a reader!” Be the Star You Are! has been honored as a top-rated nonprofit by GuideStar and Great Non-Profits for numerous consecutive years. As Cynthia likes to say, “We’re small yet mighty!”

As an empowerment specialist and life success coach, Ms. Brian is also dedicated to helping others achieve their dreams, with a focus on teens, by implementing their unique gifts to be the star they were born to be. Many aspiring thespians, writers, and professionals have been coached to fun, fame, and fortune through her personal success consultations in acting, media, writing, life skills, and presentations. Because of her energy and passion, companies engage Cynthia’s services as a media spokesperson. She is the home, garden, and lifestyle expert for internet sites and a writer for numerous publications, including being the inspirational garden columnist for the Lamorinda Weekly.

Born on a farm in the Napa Valley in northern California, the eldest of five children, Cynthia raised chickens and sheep, drove tractors, and picked fruit to earn enough money to pay her way through college. After being honored as the Outstanding Teenager of California, she was named a teenage ambassador to Holland and served as a foreign correspondent for several newspapers. Her travel expeditions gave birth to her writing, speaking, and coaching career.

Interviewing is a talent this dynamic woman enjoys. Tune into her award-winning upbeat, positive, and nationally syndicated radio program, Starstyle-Be the Star You Are!, (www.starstyleradio.combroadcasting live and archived every Wednesday from 4-5pm PT/7-8 ET on the Voice America Network, Empowerment Channel.  http://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2206/be-the-star-you-are. Cynthia is also the creator and producer of the teen radio program, Express Yourself!™ (http://www.ExpressYourselfTeenRadio.com) broadcasting on the Voice America Kids Network with youth hosts and reporters every Tuesday at NOON PT/3  PM ET https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2014/express-yourself 

When you are seeking a seasoned professional spokesperson for your next project, a business expert with exuberance and personality that garners results, Cynthia Brian is the lady to call!

Cynthia Brian, the passion, purpose, and possibility professional, is available for private coaching, consultations, and speaking engagements.

Starstyle® Productions, LLC

PO Box 422,

Moraga, Ca. 94556,

phone: 925-377-STAR (7827)



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Cynthia Brian believes everyone is a STAR!

Cynthia Brian is THE STAR LADY

3 Responses to About The Star Lady

  1. Really interesting to find a blogger like you. I will keep coming back to your blog whenever you update. Have a wonderful blogging journey.

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