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Cybill 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1995–1998)
A struggling, middle-aged actress attempts to make a career for herself, all while surrounded by her hard-drinking best friend Maryann, her 2 former husbands, and her 2 daughters.

Creator:

Chuck Lorre
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4   3   2   1  
1998   1997   1996   1995  
Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Cybill Shepherd ...  Cybill Sheridan / ... 87 episodes, 1995-1998
Christine Baranski ...  Maryann Thorpe / ... 87 episodes, 1995-1998
Alicia Witt ...  Zoey Woodbine / ... 87 episodes, 1995-1998
Alan Rosenberg ...  Ira Woodbine / ... 85 episodes, 1995-1998
Tim Maculan ...  Waiter / ... 50 episodes, 1995-1998
Dedee Pfeiffer ...  Rachel Blanders 42 episodes, 1995-1997
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Storyline

40-something Cybill Sheridan is an actress living in Los Angeles. Past her prime, Cybill has the remnants of her 2 failed marriages all around her, as are her 2 daughters, a grandson, and Cybill's alcoholic best friend, Maryann. Written by Jwelch5742

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A comedy about the best 10 years of a woman's life... between 39 and 40.

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Comedy

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Trivia

Despite critical praise and strong ratings, CBS abruptly cancelled the show at the end of its fourth season. In her autobiography, Cybill Shepherd attributes this to increasing backstage tensions between the cast and crew, as well as the network's displeasure with the show's feminist leanings. See more »

Goofs

The array of the Hollywood Walk of Fame stars in the title sequence is fictitious. All of them are spread across one mile on Hollywood Blvd., even on opposite sidewalks. The title sequence order is: Carole Lombard (6930 Hollywood Blvd.), Lana Turner (6241), Kim Novak (6332), Lassie (6368), Jean Harlow (6910), - and Cybill. See more »

Quotes

Maryann Thorpe: My mouth feels like I just swallowed sheep.
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Connections

Referenced in The Big Bang Theory: The Work Song Nanocluster (2009) See more »

User Reviews

 
very warm and extremely funny!
8 December 2002 | by sherif_mohsenSee all my reviews

Now it's really a shame that they stopped producing "Cybill". It really was a one of a kind TV show. It was so warm (always brining up with mother-daughter funny fights), and extremely funny. Seriously although ALL episodes contained hilarious scenes, sometimes they'd just be really meaningful. Cybill plays a PERFECT mother, besides being so easy and natural. Also Mary-ann, Zoey, Jeff and Ira were all funny to a great extent. They perfectly matched their TV character. Does anybody know a petition thing or anything we can do, to let them reproduce the show?!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 January 1995 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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