KYLE BORNHEIMER, ERINN HAYES, KURTWOOD SMITH AND NANCY LENEHAN STAR IN "WORST WEEK," A NEW COMEDY PREMIERING MONDAY, SEPT. 22
"Pilot" - When Sam and Melanie decide to break their life-changing news to her conservative parents, Sam's disastrous antics delay their plans, on WORST WEEK, premiering Monday, Sept. 22 (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
WORST WEEK is a comedy about Sam Briggs, an entertainment magazine editor who will do anything to please his girlfriend's parents, but instead becomes a one-man wrecking crew whenever he's around them. Sam and his girlfriend, Melanie Clayton, have only one hurdle left to clear as they start their life together: breaking the news to Mel's conservative parents that they have a wedding in the works and a baby on the way. Dick, a stern Judge, and his wife, Angela, are protective of their daughter, and are really trying to let go of the anger they feel toward Sam . after all, disaster follows whenever he visits their house. But despite his best efforts, every time Sam takes one positive step forward in winning over his future in-laws, he inevitably takes two crushing steps back. But with support and love from Melanie who stands up for him despite his knack for making himself look bad, Sam will hopefully charm his way into her family.
Kyle Bornheimer: Sam Briggs
Erinn Hayes: Melanie Clayton
Nancy Lenehan: Angela Clayton
Kurtwood Smith: Dick Clayton
WRITTEN BY: Matt Tarses, creator and executive producer
DIRECTED BY: Adam Bernstein
RATING: To Be Announced