After 15 years of living in a cult, the unbreakable and wide-eyed Kimmy is rescued along with three other women, causing a national sensation that culminates with an appearance on the "Today" show. Before getting back on the bus to Indiana, however, Kimmy decides it's time to reclaim her life. Armed with just a backpack, light-up sneakers, a couple way-past-due library books and a big wad of rescue-fund cash, she's ready to take on New York City.
Series Fun Facts
- Kimmy's full name is Kimberly Cougar Schmidt.
- Kimmy's friend and classmate Dong Nguyen shares a name with the creator of the popular mobile game app, Flappy Bird.
- Jaqueline and Xanthippe's surname, "Voorhees", is taken from the surname of Jason Voorhees, antagonist in the Friday The 13th film series.