Finding Joy


Oct 29, 2004

Pompous and self-absorbed KYLE LIVINGSTON, mid-30s, (Josh Cooke), is unhappily stuck in his life, longing to relive the success of his first novel. His not-so-desirable life rapidly unravels forcing him to return home to his wildly eccentric family with his tail between his legs, only to discover his estranged father, ALAN, 60s, (Barry Bostwick), a handsome agoraphobic curmudgeon, has converted his old bedroom into a tacky bathroom, fueling Kyles rage against his family his older brother MARSHALL, 40s, (Tyler Bunch) a goofball telemarketer with a secret, his sister-in-law PATSY, late 30s, (Kiki Harris), a highly strung former cheerleader in the middle of a meltdown, MEL , 14, (Arielle Hoffman) their wise, sensitive, largely ignored daughter, and GLORIA, 60s, (LAINIE KAZAN) Alans exuberant, nurturing live-in lady friend.