Cybill Shepherd is an American actress, singer and former fashion model best known for her role as Maddie Hayes on the television show Moonlighting, and for her own sitcom Cybill.
Shepherd has starred in four television series, including The Yellow Rose, Moonlighting (for which she won two Golden Globes and an Emmy nomination), the self-titled show Cybill (for which she won a Golden Globe and three Emmy nominations and served as the show's executive producer) and The Client List.
Her credits include the successful 2010 Lifetime Original Movie The Client List, Mrs. Washington Goes to Smith and a recurring role on the ABC series Eastwick.
For three seasons, she appeared on the Showtime series The L Word and has also made guest appearances on Psych, Samantha Who and Criminal Minds.
Other film credits include Showtime's Open Window, the NBC telefilm Martha Stewart, Inc., Martha Behind Bars for CBS and the Lifetime Original Movie Nora Roberts' High Noon.
In 1971, Shepherd made her film debut in the acclaimed film The Last Picture Show, which led to starring roles in Taxi Driver, The Heartbreak Kid, Daisy Miller, Chances Are, Texasville, Alice, Married to It, Once Upon a Crime and Marine Life, to name a few.
Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Shepherd's theatrical experience includes starring roles in Shot in the Dark, The Seven Year Itch, Last of the Red Hot Lovers, Lunch Hour, Vanities and Picnic.
She has recorded 11 albums and has performed sold out concerts around the world. In 2000, Shepherd released her memoir, Cybill Disobedience: How I Survived Beauty Pageants, Elvis, Sex, Bruce Willis, Lies, Marriage, Motherhood, Hollywood, and the Irrepressible Urge to Say What I Think.
In 1968 she was named Model of the Year and has appeared on the covers of Life, Vogue, Glamour and People, among others.
Shepherd currently resides in Los Angeles.