Cynthia P. Stafford

Cynthia P. Stafford

A well known philanthropist and film producer, Cynthia Stafford is a power player in her own right. Stafford’s endeavors cater to education for special needs children and women’s rights, both causes in which the mother of five tackles on a global scale. Stafford serves on the board of directors of The Geffen Theatre and acts as special liaison for the advisory board. Stafford is also the CEO of Queen Nefertari Productions LLC and is developing projects for film, television and expanding media platforms. Stafford has contributed to and is involved in nonprofit organizations like the NRDC, The Interface Foundation, Joan Rivers’ charity God’s Love We Deliver and UNICEF.

Where were you born ?

Los Angeles, CA

How long in Los Angeles:

I've lived in Los Angeles all my life.


Pacific Palisades


Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Geffen Theatre Board member, Lottery Winner

Best Sushi:

NoBu Los Angeles

Best Italian:


Best place for late night dining:

Mr. Chow Restaurant

Hautest Club/Lounge:

Drai's Hollywood

Best place for a power business meeting:

SoHo House

All-around favorite spot in Los Angeles:

Pacific Palisades

If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?

The Montage Beverly Hills

Favorite shopping venue/boutique:


Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:

Beverly Hills Watch Company and Nadine Krakov

Best Spa:

The Beverly Hills Hotel

Favorite Charity Event:

Backstage at the Geffen

Favorite Cultural Event:

Opening Night at The Geffen

Favorite Cultural Institution:


Best Aspect of Los Angeles:

Diversity in both culture and landscape

Best Pizza:

California Pizza Kitchen

Best Gym/Athletic Facility:


Best Massage:

The Peninsula Hotel Beverly Hills

Best Limousine/Driving Service:

Impression Limousine Service

Best Museum/Exhibit:

Petersen Automotive Museum

Favorite historic/legendary place to see or explore:

Black Inventors exhibit at California African American Museum

Best dessert:

Famous Cupcakes

Best place for a romantic date:

The Malibu Beach Inn

Best Sunday brunch:

The House of Blues
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