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Cybill Shepherd is a Actor and Executive Producer American born on 18 february 1950 at Memphis (USA)

Cybill Shepherd

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Birth name Cybill Lynne Shepherd
Nationality USA
Birth 18 february 1950 (74 years) at Memphis (USA)

Cybill Lynne Shepherd (born February 18, 1950) is an American actress, singer and former model.

Shepherd's better known roles include Jacy in The Last Picture Show (1971), Kelly in The Heartbreak Kid (1972), Betsy in Taxi Driver (1976), Maddie Hayes in Moonlighting (1985–1989), Cybill Sheridan in Cybill (1995–1998), Phyllis Kroll in The L Word (2007–2009), and Madeleine Spencer in Psych (2008–2013).


In her autobiography she revealed that in 1978 she called her mother, crying, unhappy with the way her life and career were going, to which her mother replied "Cybill, come home." She went home to Memphis where she met, and began dating local auto parts dealer and nightclub entertainer, David M. Ford. She became pregnant and they married that year, but the marriage ended in divorce in 1982. Their daughter, Clementine Ford, was born in 1979.

In 1987 she became pregnant by chiropractor Bruce Oppenheim, and married him, giving birth to twins, Cyrus Zachariah and Molly Ariel Shepherd-Oppenheim during the fourth season of Moonlighting. They divorced in 1990. Oppenheim went on to marry actress Jenilee Harrison. It was Harrison who noticed a patch on Shepherd's back which was diagnosed as melanoma and subsequently removed.

In June 2012 she became engaged to boyfriend Andrei Nikolajevic.

Religious beliefs
Shepherd has previously described herself as "a goddess-worshipping Christian Pagan Buddhist"; also known as a matriarchal religion.

In October 2014, as part of the publicity for Do You Believe?, the upcoming Christian-themed film in which she will be starring, she revealed that she had returned to her Christian faith. "I was born a Christian, sang in the choir. Then I lost touch with my saviour Jesus Christ. I stopped talking to Him and praying. Then I just started talking to Jesus and I started to feel really good and I got the offer to do this film."

Shepherd made the following claims in her autobiography:

She dated Elvis Presley in the early 1970s and cared for him, but could not handle his dependence on drugs, and ultimately chose her boyfriend, film director, Peter Bogdanovich, over Presley.
She agreed to a date with actor Jack Nicholson, to make Bogdanovich jealous. She later canceled the date and Nicholson would not speak to her again, except to say "hi" at a party many years later.
She did not like working with Charles Grodin on The Heartbreak Kid (1972), and that it took her several years to like him enough to have a one-night stand with him.
Robert De Niro asked her out during the filming of Taxi Driver (1976). She turned him down, and he did not speak to her, except in character, for the rest of the filming. She later said that she regretted turning him down.
She had a sexual encounter with co-star Don Johnson during the making of the television miniseries, The Long, Hot Summer (1985).
The jazz musician, Stan Getz, "came on" to her during a recording session for her album, but she declined and he did not speak to her.
She and her Moonlighting costar, Bruce Willis, almost became lovers off-screen, but they agreed that it would hurt the series so they chose not to consummate their relationship.

Best films

The Last Picture Show (1971)

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Filmography of Cybill Shepherd (32 films)

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The Other Side of the Wind, 2h2
Directed by Orson Welles
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors John Huston, Peter Bogdanovich, Norman Foster, Lilli Palmer, Robert Random, Joseph McBride
Roles Woman in the Car (uncredited)
Rating66% 3.349613.349613.349613.349613.34961
Un vieux réalisateur, J.J. Hannaford, mélange de John Ford et d'Ernest Hemingway fait son retour à Hollywood après plusieurs années d'exil en Europe. Il est en train de finir un nouveau film avec lequel il veut mettre au défi, sur le terrain, « toute la palette du jeune cinéma américain, depuis les cinéphiles mélancoliques jusqu'à Andy Warhol ». Une fête est organisée en son honneur dans son ranch par tout le gratin hollywoodien à l'occasion de son soixante-dixième anniversaire. Cette soirée se terminera par la mort du réalisateur au volant de la voiture de sport qu'il voulait offrir à son acteur favori, sans que l'on sache s'il s'agit d'un accident ou d'un suicide.
Do You Believe?, 1h55
Directed by Jon Gunn
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantasy
Themes Films about religion
Actors Mira Sorvino, Sean Astin, Alexa Vega, Ted McGinley, Cybill Shepherd, Lee Majors
Roles Teri
Rating60% 3.0036553.0036553.0036553.0036553.003655
The film begins with an opening quote from James 2:17. A pastor (McGinley) is shaken by a street preacher regarding his faith, which causes a chain of events for twelve different people, moving towards one cataclysmic event. Some will survive while others will not, but many lives will be changed. An older couple (Shepherd and Majors) have lost their only child. The aforementioned pastor and his wife (Tracy Melchior) were unable to conceive a child. A mother (Sorvino) and young daughter (Makenzie Moss) find themselves homeless, a young nurse (Dominguez) and her husband (Matthews) are caught in a court case that may ruin their lives. A young mother (Pettis) is about to give birth. A war veteran (Soria) returns home with PTSD. A suicidal young woman (PenaVega) seeks to see her father and feel loved again. A street gang is caught up in the mix when one of the members (Shwayze) unexpectedly ends up in church while running and hiding from the police.
She's Funny That Way, 1h33
Directed by Peter Bogdanovich
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Brie Larson, Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston, Imogen Poots, Will Forte, Kathryn Hahn
Roles Nettie Finkelstein
Rating60% 3.048313.048313.048313.048313.04831
The film centers on a call girl/escort-turned-Broadway-thespian Isabella/Izzy/Glowstick (Imogen Poots) and follows the “recurring intersection between these two facets of her life”.
Casting By
Casting By (2012)
, 1h29
Origin USA
Genres Documentary
Themes Documentary films about business, Documentary films about the film industry, Documentary films about cities
Actors Marion Dougherty, Lynn Stalmaster, Woody Allen, Jeff Bridges, Glenn Close, Robert De Niro
Roles Self
Rating75% 3.787123.787123.787123.787123.78712
The film is a celebration of the casting profession, highlighting its previously unsung role in film history while also serving as an elegy to the lost era of the New Hollywood. It focuses on casting pioneer Marion Dougherty, an iconoclast whose exquisite taste, tenacity and gut instincts brought a new kind of actor to the screen that would mark the end of the old studio system and help to usher in this revolutionary new period. The film draws a line through the last half century to show us the profession’s evolution from studio system type-casting to the rise of large ensemble films populated with unique and diverse casts.
Another Harvest Moon, 1h28
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films based on plays
Actors Ernest Borgnine, Piper Laurie, Anne Meara, Doris Roberts, Richard Schiff, Cybill Shepherd
Roles Vickie
Rating59% 2.9511352.9511352.9511352.9511352.951135
Four elderly patients at a nursing home have made friends and play cards most days when they are feeling up to it. Unfortunately Frank is slowing down and is on a lot of medication such as insulin and suffers from strokes. June has dementia and is sometimes barely able to recognise who she is talking to or holding a conversation that's inline with what is being discussed. Ella is upset from breaking her hip from merely sitting in a chair due to her old age. Alice is still bubbly and hanging on her hopes of winning the lottery.
Barry Munday, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Patrick Wilson, Judy Greer, Missi Pyle, Chloë Sevigny, Jean Smart, Cybill Shepherd
Roles Mrs. Farley
Rating57% 2.899982.899982.899982.899982.89998
Barry Munday (Patrick Wilson), a lonely womanizer, wakes up after being attacked to realize that he's missing his "family jewels". To make matters worse, he learns he's facing a paternity lawsuit filed by a woman, Ginger (Judy Greer), he can't remember having sex with. Though unintentional, the two discover that their meeting and subsequent "accidents" opened up new opportunities for personal growth and relationships.
Expecting Mary, 1h37
Directed by Dan Gordon, Dan Gordon
Origin USA
Genres Comedy-drama
Actors Elliott Gould, Linda Gray, Lainie Kazan, Cloris Leachman, Della Reese, Olesya Rulin
Roles Meg
Rating56% 2.807962.807962.807962.807962.80796
Mary (Olesya Rulin) is a 16-year-old girl who is 8 months pregnant. She had all the trappings of an upscale life, but ran away from her mother Meg (Cybill Shepherd) and stepfather Phil Cuthbart (Duncan Bravo). It's only when she finds herself in a small New Mexico town in a downtrodden trailer park where she learns the real meaning of love, sacrifice, and family.
Listen to Your Heart
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Musical, Romance
Actors Cybill Shepherd, Alexia Rasmussen, Ernie Sabella, Shirley Knight
Roles Victoria
Rating69% 3.4505053.4505053.4505053.4505053.450505
Danny plays piano in 'Anthony's Cafe' every morning and evening when no one's there. He buys newspapers from a man who is homeless, because he likes the guy, just to throw them away every night. He works at the cafe with his best friend Roger.
The Client List, 1h28
Directed by Eric Laneuville
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Films about prostitution
Actors Jennifer Love Hewitt, Cybill Shepherd, Heather Doerksen, Teddy Sears, Lynda Boyd, Chelah Horsdal
Roles Cassie Dale
Rating56% 2.803252.803252.803252.803252.80325
Samantha Horton (Jennifer Love Hewitt) - a former Texas beauty queen and mother of three kids - struggles with financial difficulties and the threat of foreclosure on her home, after she loses her job and her former Texas football star husband loses his construction job due to a nagging knee injury. Sam desperately starts looking for a job and when she applies for one at a massage parlor, she discovers the masseuses who work there are actually prostitutes serving prominent members of society.
High Noon
High Noon (2009)
, 1h30
Directed by Peter Markle
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Emilie de Ravin, Ivan Sergei, Ty Olsson, Cybill Shepherd, Peter Benson, Patrick Sabongui
Roles Essie McNamara
Rating58% 2.9029952.9029952.9029952.9029952.902995
Divorced crisis negotiator police lieutenant Phoebe MacNamara (de Ravin) struggles with the pressures of her job, raising her young daughter Carly, facing mounting bills, and taking care of her agoraphobic mother Essie (Shepard).
Mrs. Washington Goes to Smith, 1h29
Directed by Armand Mastroianni
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Cybill Shepherd, Corri English, Al Sapienza, Lee Garlington, Pat Crawford Brown, Lynne Moody
Roles Alice Washington
Rating54% 2.710852.710852.710852.710852.71085
Après que son mari rompt avec elle pour une femme plus jeune, Alice Washington, une mère quadragénaire de deux enfants a décidé de terminer ses études à l'université de Smith. Elle et sa colocataire de 20 ans, Zoe Burns, partagent leurs expériences, leurs conflits et leur intérêt pour le professeur de poésie.
Hard Luck
Hard Luck (2006)
, 1h41
Directed by Mario Van Peebles
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Serial killer films, Gangster films
Actors Wesley Snipes, Cybill Shepherd, Mario Van Peebles, James Hiroyuki Liao, Luis Guzmán, Kevin Thoms
Roles Cass
Rating52% 2.6061052.6061052.6061052.6061052.606105
As the film begins. A former criminal and drug dealer Lucky (Wesley Snipes) was released from prison and tries to lead a respectable life despite his troubled past. However, Lucky once or twice reflects on the wisdom of his grandfather who supposedly told him "sometimes without bad luck, it would seem you don't have any luck at all." Shortly after his release from prison, Lucky tries to get back on his feet but inexplicably ends up a victim of Hurricane Katrina's wrath, and loses his newly found life.
The Muse
The Muse (1999)
, 1h37
Directed by Albert Brooks
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Themes Films about films, Films about writers, Mise en scène d'un scénariste
Actors Sharon Stone, Andie MacDowell, Jeff Bridges, Mark Feuerstein, Cybill Shepherd, Albert Brooks
Roles Self
Rating56% 2.84782.84782.84782.84782.8478
After winning a lifetime achievement award, esteemed screenwriter Steven Phillips (Brooks) has a rude awakening. Steven believes the award has no real meaning, but it does—it means his career is over. His studio has reneged on his contract and told him he's gone cold, saying he's "lost his edge." A junior exec (Mark Feuerstein) tells Steven his new script is dull and to be off the lot by 5 p.m.
There Was a Little Boy, 1h45
Directed by Mimi Leder
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Cybill Shepherd, John Heard, Scott Bairstow, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Bert Remsen, Gary Werntz
Roles Julie
Rating61% 3.0964653.0964653.0964653.0964653.096465
Julie est une mère dont le fils a été enlevé quinze ans plus tôt. Dans son travail d'enseignante, elle est confronté au comportement déroutant d'un élève qui a quinze ans également.