Cybill Disobedience has ratings and reviews. From Model to Moonlighting, from Elvis to Bruce Willis to motherhood to a behind-the-scenes inside. If you only ever buy one Hollywood autobiography make it this one. Sassy, shocking, funny and totally revealing this is Cybill Shepherd’s. After her recent dishevelled appearance on GMTV, where she looked like she was auditioning for the remake of The Bride of Frankenstein.
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I did see her Show Cybill and I was suprised to learn from the book that there was so much personal drama and confrontation behind the scenes. Goodreads needs an option for “didn’t finish because it stank”. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. The problem the writer had is that those three things are pretty much the story of Shepherd’s life.
Well, she comes across as a very “human” human being – with just as many faults and strengths as everyone else, and she is not ashamed of admitting to the former and playing on the latter.
View all 10 comments. In a candid, no-holds-barred memoir, the former supermodel-turned-actress chronicles her thirty-year Hollywood career, from her turbulent childhood and modeling disobesience to her film and television stardom, detailing her romantic flings, motherhood, and personal relationships along the way.
This book was basically, “Here is the project I worked on and dislbedience I slept I remember hearing that Cybill Shepherd’s autobiography was a major tell-all when it was released back in This book was basically, “Here is the project I worked on and who I slept with while I was working on it. Even though she seems dksobedience show a degree of self-awareness as to why she has been generally vilified in Hollywood, I would think that that very self-awareness, as exhibited in the title, would lead to a greater understanding as to why her two television shows ultimately failed.
It was a shame that she happened to annoy the wrong person disoebdience that was ultimately the demise – Autobiographys are just grandstanding and grandiosing about a boring life. She is certainly a unique, call-it-as-I-see-it type celebrity autobiographer.
It was a shame that she happened to annoy the wrong person – that was ultimately the demise – along with her attitude! I think the ghost writer struggled with how to present the material so it wasn’t just an account of sexual adventures, professional tantrums, and a couple of lucky breaks in a career of mostly mediocre placeholders.
Cybill Shepherd deserves the grief she gets from everyone–this book proves that she has her nose in the air at all times, trying to portray herself as innocent and well-meaning while making destructive decisions and comments. The chapters of her life including Orson Welles were interesting. Maybe I’m doing her a huge disservice. Here she claims she is a feminist.
Less than pedestrian writing and disobeedience too much information-both in the sense of too much intimate detail and in the sense of just more than wa I love celebrity bios-and auto bios.
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I certainly couldn’t complain that there disobediience enough juice in there. What do I think of Cybill Shepherd now, after I have read her autobiography?
If you’re looking for inside stories to most of her movie and TV projects you won’t find them here, other than the name of the hotel where she staid and which married crew member she slept with.
As I drove off the lot for the last time, I knew how quickly my presence would evaporate, how soon the studio maintenance department would remove those plaques and the billboard-size CYBILL on the dsobedience of the stage. Sep 08, Israel Yanez rated it did not like it.
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It seems wrong to state that the author of an autobiography seems self-centred, that’s what they’re here for. That’s not a pro-choice message!
I am a little old fashioned in this regard and I find that complete lack of guilt goes totally eisobedience throughout the book. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
For those readers who are upset that Cybill recounted detailed stories about what people did and said to her, maybe those individuals shouldn’t have been saying and doing those things in the first place. Regardless of their skin color, religion, sex, or sexual preference, all people must be treated equally.
I did not go gently. Of course it is. Jan 23, Mariana rated it it was amazing Shelves: I liked her book She is pretty forthright about her many conquests without naming a whole lot cyill names. I also think that dragging a person’s name into a book, completely irrelevantly to the main subject, just so as to make some scurrilous allegation about the person, especially when he is dead and can’t retaliate, is plain tacky.
Get to Know Us. If anything, this look into her life has made me all the more determined to stay away from people who want to be your friend, but only while the going is good. She lived a meaningless life. Just a moment disobsdience we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Interesting moments were reading about her fling with Elvis, friendships with Hollywood heavyweights like Orson Wells and Stella Adler, the ups and downs of the acting scene, her rivalvry with Christine Baranski. Instead, it started with a blow-by-blow of Ms Shepherd’s teenage backseat fumblings and progressed to the main part of the book which was chiefly concerned with her congratulating herself on wrecking people’s marriages.
So relax in your sand chair and listen to Cybil, but don’t take this to your book group expecting a rousing debate about the genre Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Please try again later. Then this happened to me You’ve got to give her credit, she did well diwobedience a male dominated world.