The show's premise is centered on Jaye Tyler; a recent graduate with a philosophy degree, who holds a dead-end job as a sales clerk at a Niagara Falls gift shop. Jaye is the reluctant participant in conversations with a variety of animal figurines which direct her via oblique instructions to help people in need.
Last Episode01x04 Pink Flamingos Aired: Apr. 01, 2004
After ignoring a group of lawn flamingos, Jaye's father is seriously injured in an accident. Due to guilt, she is easily talked into helping …
Series Fun Facts
- Fox aired the first four episodes out of sequence, although the episodes were produced in a different order than was intended for broadcast.
- In the original version of the pilot, the role of the brother 'Aaron' was played by Adam Scott who was unable to commit to the rest of the series. They then hired Lee Pace whose unique…
[show]In the original version of the pilot, the role of the brother 'Aaron' was played by Adam Scott who was unable to commit to the rest of the series. They then hired Lee Pace whose unique performance led them to take the character in a completely different direction. The role of Mahandra was also originally played by Kerry Washington instead of Tracie Thoms.
- The Tylers' names are (in order of age): Darren, Karen, Sharon, Aaron, and...Jaye.