Poker pro Cyndy Violette and Playboy alum Cindy Margolis have signed on to star in a new poker reality TV series, it was recently announced.
The brainchild of super agent Mike Esterman, the show will feature Violette and Margolis competing heads-up against "Average Joes" from across the United States. It is rumored other B-celebrities and pro players will appear in the series alongside the two ladies, although no other names have been released.
Cyndy Violette is known in the poker world for her 2004 World Series of Poker win in the Seven-Card Stud High-Low event, and for her love of cash games. She has competed on the World Poker Tour, had a major crush on the late and great Stu Ungar, and resembles actress Meg Ryan. Her total tournament winnings are currently counted at close to $1 million.
Cindy Margolis is a former model who has been featured in a slew of publications, including numerous appearances in Playboy, and was cited in the year 2000 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records for being the most downloaded woman on the Internet in 1999.
Mike Esterman is known as "The Agent" in Hollywood circles. He primarily deals with musicians and actors, and boasts a client list that includes the likes of Fergie from the Black Eyed Peas, DJ AM, LL Cool J, Dave Navarro, Vince Neil, Carmen Electra, Sean Paul, Lilâ€™ Kim, Jamie Pressly, Nicky Hilton, Vivica Fox, and Ron Jeremy.