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Cynthia Kania is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Annette in Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives.


Little is known about Kania, other than she was born in Chicago. She graduated from two universities and is, in addition to being an actress, an acting coach, and both a stage actress and director. She has since married actor Vincent Gustaferro in 1986, mothered two sons with him, and the couple run an acting school together. Kania also manages a youth program at a Shakespeare theatre in California.

On Criminal Minds[]

Kania portrayed the supervisor of a DMV office where spree killer Frank Cosgrove worked, in the Season Ten episode "Anonymous".


  • Criminal Minds - "Anonymous" (2015) TV episode - DMV Supervisor
  • An Old Man's Gold (2012) as Joan Paschal
  • Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1997) as Suit #2
  • High Society (1995) as Dee
  • Empty Nest (1994) as Diner #1
  • On Our Own (1994) as Lady #2
  • Murder of Innocence (1993) as Policewoman
  • Designing Women (1991) as Waitress
  • The Twilight Zone (1986) as Young Woman (segment "Aqua Vita")
  • Jason Lives: Friday the 13th Part VI (1986) as Annette
  • Silver Spoons (1985) as Miss Pikes
  • Bachelor Party (1984) as Sue
  • Table for Five (1983) as Newlywed Wife
  • Having It All (1982) as Andrea
  • One from the Heart (1981) as Understudy

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For an up-to-date filmography, see here.