Adrienne C. Moore is an American actress. She is known for her role as Cindy Black Cindy Hayes in the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black.Life and careerMoore was born in Nashville, Tennessee, and grew up in Nashville and Georgia. In 2003, Moore graduated with a B.A. from Northwestern University, where she studied psychology, history, and religion. She began her career on stage, appearing in Off-Broadway productions. On television, she had small parts in Blue Bloods and 30 Rock, before her role on Orange Is the New Black.Moore is known for her role as Cindy Black Cindy Hayes in the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black. She was recurring cast member in the first two seasons and was promoted to series regular for season 3.In 2014, Moore received her first NAACP Image Award nomination for her performance in the series.