What happens when an exuberant, irresponsible dreamer who always says "yes" moves in with his overly responsible little sister to help raise her five-year-old daughter? BEN AND KATE, a new single-camera young ensemble comedy, follows these odd-couple siblings as they push each other out of their comfort zones and into real life.
Last Episode01x16 Ethics 101 Aired: Feb. 19, 2013
Kate returns to college, determined to focus on her studies instead of boys this time around. Ben is excited to celebrate his two-month anniversary …
Series Fun Facts
- The titular character, Ben, is based on Dana's brother - whether or not it is true to self is up to the viewer.
- Executive Producer Jake Kasdan recommended Dakota Johnson for the role of Kate after seeing her in The Five-Year Engagement, a film in which she was personally referred to by Judd Apatow.
- Dakota Johnson replaced Abby Elliott for the role of Kate Fox after Elliott left the project.