Credit: John Amis / Bravo Photo: Cynthia Bailey Smiles at NeNe's Party

Before her stint on The Real Housewives of Atlanta began a few years ago, the gorgeous Cynthia Bailey made one of her first television appearances on an episode of The Cosby Show, something she mentioned during the cast trip to L.A. right before improv class.

While we’ve long been aware of Cynthia’s Cosby cameo, we’ve struggled to find any evidence of it — until now!

Credit: Photo via Twitter Photo: Cynthia Bailey on The Cosby Show

A few months ago, Cynthia tweeted the above vintage pic of herself, writing, “Me as Shaniqua Watkins on THE COSBY SHOW! #cynthiabaileyflashback

We don’t know much about Cyn’s time on The Cosby Show, but that colorful outfit is pretty interesting, to say the least!

Did you know Cynthia was a TV actress way back when? Sound off below!