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MAFS bride Lucinda Light is not who she says she is…

Lucinda's real name and past has been revealed.
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Lucinda Light has already made her name as one of Married At First Sight Australia’s most eccentric contestants and her kind-hearted spiritual nature has proven to make her a fan favourite on the show.

However, many fans are beginning to question whether or not her personality is a facade, forcing us to wonder, who is Lucinda Light?

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It turns out Lucinda Light isn’t her real name but is instead a “stage name” she began using five years ago when she started her professional career pursuing media work and TV presenting gigs. 

Lucinda’s government name is Lucinda Reilly but she registered her name Lucinda Light as a brand and business on the Australian Business Register in August 2019.

Lucinda works as a celebrant, event host, and cabaret performer, however, a recently resurfaced LinkedIn post from 2022 revealed that she wanted to further her career…

“I am looking for incredible roles as an MC or TV presenter and would appreciate your support,” she wrote on LinkedIn.

A show source has spoken to Yahoo Lifestyle sharing with the news site that there are whispers within the cast siding with this speculation. 

“Lucinda is as quirky and positive as she comes across and great talent, but there were some whispers amongst the cast about her intentions [for doing MAFS] as she was there under a stage name rather than her real name,” the source said. 

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Lucinda is open about spirituality and we love it! (Credit: Instagram)

Lucinda has always been the adventurous and free-spirited woman we have grown to love from her time on MAFS. 

According to her old LinkedIn profile, Lucinda started her professional career as a Tour Leader for the company Intrepid Travel. She started this position in 1999 and worked with them until 2007, lasting almost nine years in the industry. 

Wonderful Company that educated me in all things Travel. Started tour leading at 19 in Asia and have had an awesome adventure for seven years with them travelling around the world in various positions. Go Intrepid!” she wrote on the job’s description.

Between 2010 and 2011, she completed a course at Phoenix Institute in Transpersonal Counselling and Holistic studies of self/supporting others. Then, in 2012, she worked as a children’s theatre educator at Inside Out Education. 

In May 2012, Lucinda started a business called Little Party Peeps… the description of the company reads: 

“Lu has re-designed the plain old Party Paradigm into a most unforgettable experience of interactive games, heart connections and outrageous fun and creativity! With a passion for re-wiring and enlivening group dynamics within the workplace, Lu takes you on an experience that encourages long-lasting connection and understanding of those you work/play alongside!”

The description also includes a background on Lucinda and everything she has accomplished.

“With many a theatrical tool in LuLu’s tutu belt, she is also a Theatre Educator, Artist, Poet, Singer, Illustrator, Holistic counsellor, Ex Intrepid Tour Leader and has had years in all facets of hospitality!” the description reads.

Lucinda and her lovely mum. (Credit: Instagram)

Her current LinkedIn profile reveals that Lucinda worked as a workshop coordinator at Tantra is Love for just over three years. She also worked for a company called Soulful Speed Dating between 2017 and 2022.

Lucinda also works as a celebrant and MC under her business and brand name Lucinda Light. She posts regularly to Instagram about her ceremonies. 

Lucinda has also been open about her love for performing and cabaret on her Instagram. She worked part-time at the Secret Cabaret Society in Bryon Bay for over three years.

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