Cybill Sheridan is a 40-something actress living in Los Angeles. Past her prime and working in an industry that worships youth, Cybill has the remnants of her two failed marriages all around her. Her ex-husbands, stuntman Jeff and novelist Ira, are always hanging around, sometimes sleeping on the couch. Also present are her two daughters, a grandson, and Cybill's hysterical and slightly alcoholic best friend, Maryann.
A comedy about the best 10 years of a woman's life... between 39 and 40.
Did You Know?
This show initially drew heavily from the BBC series Absolutely Fabulous
(1992), after the audience embrace of irreverent, non-traditional female characters. See more
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
[Cybill is talking about how she gave up a major role in "The Godfather"
I could have had Diane Keaton's part, but I gave it up for a role in a major motion picture starring... ABBA.