Gene Wilder plays Gene Bergman, a father to 4-year-old twins and a husband to his wife, Annie, who is considerably younger. They have left a fast-paced New York lifestyle and moved to New England, where they've settled in to raise their children. The series follows them as they deal with things such as neighboring relatives and where to send their children to school.
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was originally cast as Annie, but was replaced when test audiences disapproved of the two leads' age differences in the pilot. See more
Why am I the one who's going?
Because we don't know if they're a bunch of maniacs over there with Uzis waiting to blow away the first person to come to the door.
So, I'm the one who's expendable?
Unfortunately, Gene, yes. Because I'm the only one who knows how to work the dishwasher!