Before getting her break in Hollywood, Hines worked as a waitress, television reporter, and telephone operator, as well as personal assistant to Rob Reiner, when she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
Though Reiner did not play a critical role in her career, he would watch her shows when she began acting.
In the HBO special upon which the series was based, Larry approaches HBO about having his own hour-long HBO special.
After a long hiatus, Larry begins performing stand-up comedy again in order to prepare for the special.
Born on September 21, 1965 to James and Rosemary Hines, Cheryl Hines grew up in Tallahassee, Florida, where she began acting as a high school student.
After graduating from the University of Central Florida, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
However, hours away from the show's scheduled filming, Larry becomes nervous and lies to the HBO executives about the illness of his nonexistent stepfather in order to get the special canceled.
The first season introduces us to Larry's post-Seinfeld world, where he is wealthy, has a loving wife, a best friend, and also manages to offend everyone around him.Speaking about being cast on the show, Hines has said that "Until Curb, I’d done small roles, really small roles. Her 2009 directorial debut Serious Moonlight stars Meg Ryan with a script by the late Adrienne Shelly, Hines's co-star in Waitress. The series was short-lived lasting 5 out of 7 episodes due to low ratings.In 2009, Hines starred in the ABC sitcom In the Motherhood. During the 2009-2010 season of Brothers and Sisters, she guest-starred as Kitty Walker Mc Callister's campaign manager, Buffy.She's told pals that she can't sleep at night thinking about the pain she unknowingly caused Mary.' As well as battling debts and depression, she was also involved in a losing custody battle with the son of the late Robert F.Kennedy and he had begun to file restraining orders against her as he built his case to take charge of their four Using her twitter feed, which has now been discontinued, Hines tweeted about talking football with Mary and Robert's 11-year-old son, Aiden and even struck up friendships with two of her best friends, Glenn Close and Kerry Kennedy.Robert is insisting they make a go of it, but Cheryl is talking like a woman who wants out.' Boast: Actress Cheryl Hines has been accused of flaunting the relationship with RFK jr online in the weeks before his wife hanged herself and posted this picture of her with Glenn Close - a good friend of Mary's Despite being seen with Robert at a string of high-profile events, the actress has been keeping a low profile amid reports that her relationship with Robert had deepened the mother-of-four's depression and caused her to take her life.