Cassie Ventura is an American singer, songwriter, model, actress, and dancer.
She began her musical career after meeting record producer Ryan Leslie in late 2004, who signed her to his record label, NextSelection Lifestyle Group.
She is best known for her hit single “Me & U” and her debut album Cassie, which were both released in 2006.
Cassie Ventura is also known for her collaborations with other artists, such as Diddy, Lil Wayne, and Wiz Khalifa.
She is also a successful model who has worked with brands like Calvin Klein and Adidas, and a film actress who has starred in movies like Step Up 2: The Streets and The Perfect Match.
Cassie Ventura Biography
Cassie Ventura was born Casandra Elizabeth Ventura in 1986 in New London, Connecticut, the daughter of a mother of African-American, Mexican and West Indian descent and a Filipino father.
She attended the Williams School, a preparatory school, located on the Connecticut College campus.
At age 14, Cassie began modeling and by 16 was modeling for local department stores, Delia’s fashion catalog and Seventeen.
Cassie also briefly appeared in R&B singer Mario’s “Just a Friend 2002” music video.
Encouraged by producer Rockwilder, Cassie took vocal lessons, modern ballet, as well as using her school’s performing arts program.
Cassie finished high school in 2004 and then moved to New York City, where she returned to modeling and classes at the Broadway Dance Center.
She began booking print and commercial modeling gigs and being represented by Wilhelmina Models.
Cassie Ventura Husband: Who is Cassie Ventura married to?
Cassie Ventura’s husband is Alex Fine, a personal trainer and fitness instructor.
Cassie and Alex met in late 2018, at the gym, where Alex was working as a personal trainer and wellness consultant.
They started dating soon after Cassie broke up with her long-term boyfriend, rapper and entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs, whom she dated on and off for 11 years, from 2007 to 2018.
Cassie and Alex announced their engagement on August 27, 2019, with a video of Alex proposing to Cassie on a ranch with the help of the Compton Cowboys, a group that aims to defy stereotypes of African Americans.
They had already obtained a marriage license days before the proposal happened.
Cassie Ventura marriage: When did Cassie Ventura marry Alex Fine?
Cassie Ventura married Alex Fine on September 25, 2019, in an intimate, black-tie backyard wedding in Malibu, California.
They had 14 guests in total, all close family members. The wedding was officiated by Peter Berg, a filmmaker and friend of the couple.
Cassie wore an off-the-shoulder ivory gown paired with a lace veil, while Alex wore a classic black tuxedo.
Cassie Ventura Children: Do Cassie Ventura and Alex Fine have any kids?
Yes, As of November 2023, Cassie Ventura and Alex Fine have two kids, both daughters. Their names are:
Frankie Fine: She is the first daughter of Cassie and Alex, who was born on December 6, 2019. She weighed 8 lbs., 4 oz. at birth.
She celebrated her first birthday in December 2020, with a cute party that had a pink and gold theme.
Sunny Cinco Fine: She is the second daughter of Cassie and Alex, who was born on March 22, 2021.
She weighed 7 lbs., 8 oz. at birth. She was welcomed in a home birth, with the help of a midwife and a doula.
Her name means “fifth ray of light”, as she is the fifth member of their blended family.
Cassie and Alex are very happy and proud parents of their two beautiful girls.
They often share adorable photos and videos of their family on their social media accounts.
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