Cassie Ventura AKA Casandra Elizabeth Ventura is an American singer, actress, model and dancer. She is a versatile talent who is active in the industry since 2005. Mainly, she is remembered for her hit single entitled “Me & U” in 2006. Cassie Ventura was born on August 26, 1986, which makes her age be 32 years old as of 2018. Cassie was born to the parents where her father was a Filipino and mother carrying the African-American, West Indian and Mexican descent. If you’re curious to know about her husband’s identity, the American singer is in the relationship with rapper Diddy since 2007. Let’s explore in detail about Ventura’s biography below:
Early Life and Education
The American singer was born as Casandra Elizabeth Ventura in 1986 and her place of birth is in New London, Connecticut. She has a brother name Rod with whom Cassie has shared lovely childhood memories. Regarding her education, she went to a preparatory school named Williams School in Connecticut College campus. From her early days, she was passionate about modeling, acting and was a regular participant in dance. Her modeling career got initiated at the age of 14. When she reached 16, she started modeling for local department stores, Seventeen and Delia’s fashion catalog.
Career and Professional Life
The saying “morning shows the day” is proven by seeing the progress of Cassie who dedicated worked for her modeling profession from her early days. In 2002, she was featured in the music video of R&B singer Mario’s “Just a Friend 2002.” She was encouraged by producer Rockwilder who requested her to take a vocal class and modern ballet. She completed her high school education in the year 2004. She has two alternatives, one to go to the college like her peers and second to pursue her professional career in the entertainment industry. She decided to choose the second alternative and therefore moved to the New York City and joined the Broadway Dance Center to get classes. She started working as booking print and commercial modeling gigs in New York and was represented by Wilhelmina Models.
On August 8, 2006, Cassie released an eponymously titled album by NextSelection, Bad Boy Records, and Atlantic Records. She was discovered by Ryan Leslie who played a crucial role in recording her demo tapes. On April 11, 2013, she released mixtape named RockaByeBaby by Bad Boy Records.
Regarding her acting career, she appeared in 2008’s Step Up 2: The Streets portraying the role of Sophie Donovan. The movie is a dance based sequel to the 2006 film Step Up. It was directed by Jon M. Chu. In 2016, she has featured in the romantic comedy film The Perfect Match. The same years, she appeared in dance movie Honey 3: Dare to Dance appearing in the role of Melea Martin.
Moving to her personal life, Cassie Ventura isn’t married yet but is in the relationship with Sean Combs who is better known by the name Diddy. They are together since 2007 and have already shared a decade of their relationship. One of the strong points for their relationship is that both of them comes from the same professional background and therefore knows each other properly.
Singer Cassie has a height of 5 feet and 6½ inch which makes her stand with an average height. She weighs about 55kg which means the American singer has done her best to keep herself fit. She has a perfect body figure of 34-24-34 inches and needs the bra size of 34B. Her eyes color is of dark brown. Cassie’s dress size and shoe size are 8.5 and 4 respectively.
Salary and Net worth
Cassie Ventura has a net worth of 4 million USD. She has amassed a great fortune from her singing, dancing and modeling career. She has modeled for various magazines, Calvin Klein one, Adidas, Abercrombie & Fitch, Clean and Clear and so on. Her albums were commercially successful which has added some contribution while computing her total net worth.
Wiki and Facts
Ventura is a renowned person in the industry and therefore many of the wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia have provided her biography. She has rosters of well-wishers and millions of followers on her social networking sites. With over 6 million followers, she is available on Instagram @cassie. Join her on Instagram @cassiesuper where Ventura has garnered more than 635k followers as of now.