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About A Boy

About A Boy


Will Freeman (David Walton) lives a charmed existence as the ultimate man-child. After writing a hit song, he was granted a life of free time, free love and freedom from financial woes. He's single, unemployed and loving it. So imagine his surprise when Fiona (Minnie Driver), a needy single mom and her oddly charming 11-year-old son, Marcus (Benjamin Stockham), move in next door and disrupt his perfect world. When Marcus begins dropping by his home unannounced, Will's not so sure about being a kid's new best friend, until, of course, Will discovers that women find single dads irresistible. That changes everything and a deal is struck: Marcus will pretend to be Will's son and, in return, Marcus is allowed to chill at Will's house. Before he realizes it, Will starts to enjoy the visits and even finds himself looking out for the kid. In fact, this newfound friendship may very well teach him a thing or two that he never imagined possible - about himself and caring for others. (Source: NBC)
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Next: 2x03 -- About a Will-O-Ween (Oct/28/2014)


Despite not liking Halloween, Fiona attends Will's annual party. Will attempts to show Marcus the joys of Halloween.


Prev: 2x02 -- About a House for Sale (Oct/21/2014)


Will is told to sell his San Francisco home in order to solve his money issues. So he decides to find Marcus a brand new best friend.

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Cast
David WaltonDavid Walton
As Will Freeman
Benjamin StockhamBenjamin Stockham
As Marcus Bowa
Al MadrigalAl Madrigal
As Andy
Annie MumoloAnnie Mumolo
As Laurie (S02-; recurring previously)
Minnie DriverMinnie Driver
As Fiona Bowa
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Recurring Guests

Adrianne Palicki as Dr. Samantha Lake (9 eps)
Annie Mumolo as Laurie (7 eps)
Aaron Fernando as Alex (6 eps)
Keith Powell as Richard (5 eps)
Zach Cregger as T.J. (5 eps)
Ava Davila as Madison (5 eps)
Treisa Gary as Bev (4 eps)
Leslie Bibb as Dakota (3 eps)
Dusan Brown as Jackson (3 eps)
Phil Abrams as Principal Goldenrod (2 eps)

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Warning: About A Boy guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy | Family
Status: Returning Series
Network: NBC ( USA)
Airs: Tuesdays at 09:30 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: February 22, 2014
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