Matthew Perry (“Friends, ” “Mr. Sunshine”) stars seeing that Ryan King, a recent widower and also sports talk radio host ready to make contact with work after the loss of his wife. Ryan’s alpha-male boss, Stephen, played by John Cho (“Star Make your way, ” “Harold & Kumar Look at White Castle”), has a different plan in store for Ryan, making him attend saddness counseling before returning towards the air. A reluctant Ryan finds himself in a support group for “life change, ” where he fits an oddball cast with characters, all with their own backstories filled up with varying degrees of reduction.
On his very very first visit, Ryan convinces the group to deviate from other normal session and gets going a tournament-style competition (Strut Sadness!) to find out whose story is the worst. Ryan’s total lack of great interest in “the healing process” attests distracting and he soon butts heads with all the by-the-books group leader, Lauren, played by Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti (“The Playboy Club”). Back at work, Ryan is confronted with that he hasn’t really prepared his grief and realizes Lauren and the other members of the group can be key in helping him proceed. Also starring are Tony a2z Award-Winner Julie White (“Transformers”) as Anne, Bill Cobbs (“The Muppets, ” “Night at your Museum”) as George plus Suzy Nakamura (“Dodgeball”) when Yolanda.
“Go On” is the touching new comedy designed by Emmy Award-winning writer/executive designer Scott Silveri (“Perfect Newlyweds, ” “Friends”). Todd Holland (“Malcolm within the Middle”), Karey Nixon (“Free Real estate agents, ” “Miss/Guided”) plus Jon Pollack (“Up All Night, ” “30 Rock”) as well serve as executive producers. The pilot was focused by Holland.
“Go On” is any production of Universal Tv set, Dark Toy Entertainment in addition to Silver & Gold Shows.