Lenore Dauterive (Born September 29, 1958) Age 54 is the ex-wife of Bill Dauterive. She was dishonest with their marriage, cheating on him several times. The marriage ended in a divorce. The divorce was unoffical at the time, however she signed the papers herself by faking Bill's signature. Despite her infidelity, Bill still wants her back from time to time. However, whenever Bill tries to contact her she rejects him. There is an exception to this in Hank and the Great Glass Elevator when she shows up when Bill starts dating governor Ann Richards. However, Bill dumps the governor for her and she leaves him again afte he proposes to her.
She is portrayed by Emmy and Tony Award winning actress Ellen Barkin.