Martin Hurdle realises he is in a dead-end job not really doing anything with his life. He does voices to amuse himself and to help liven up things for people with whom he comes into contact. One day his outlook changes when he gets a call from his ex-girlfriend from 20 years ago who tells him he has a 19-year-old son who wants to meet him. Now he tries to figure out what he should do to be a good role model for his son. Along with some good friends he starts to work out where his life needs to go while getting to know this stranger he is related to.