The show follows British newscaster Walter Blunt who moves to Los Angeles with the intention of conquering American nightly cable news. His misguided decisions on and off the air prove that his ultimate ambitions will be difficult to achieve.
An opinionated British broadcaster in Los Angeles has a drunken escapade which lands him in jail, leaving him scrambling to save his cable news show from cancellation.
Walter blows a chance to cover a storm that could give his career a shot in the arm, so his staff formulates a backup plan, while Harry considers making a big sacrifice to save Walter's career.
The court orders Walter to attend AA meetings while his staff entertain themselves in peculiar ways during the weekend.
Walter's attempt to be a better father to his youngest son takes a hit when news comes that his former wife is dating a rock star.
A friendly poker game gets out of hand, forcing Rosalie to book a controversial guest whom Walter despises; and Celia picks up a bad habit.
When Walter's estranged son returns to LA for a boxing match, Walter aims to make peace with him. Celia gets pulled into family drama.
Walter joins Rosalie on a mission to find her missing husband. Meanwhile, Jim must step into Walter's shoes.
Celia makes a blunder that unfavorably thrusts Walter back into the public eye.
Walter throws an epic party to commemorate the 33rd anniversary of the end of the Falklands War.
Walter visits an unconventional specialist and then bumps a volatile guest with disastrous results.