A washed-up 80's pop star suddenly has a new direction in life when he discovers that he has a teenage daughter, Olivia, in Cardiff, Wales. The result of a weekend affair he had back at the height of his fame produced Olivia, a newspaper delivery girl for the South Wales Echo. He arrives in the small Welsh town, unsettling the life of his ex-lover while inspiring his newfound daughter to follow in his footsteps with a musical career of her own, against the wishes of her mother. Written by
A rock-star father. A long-lost daughter. Comedy is relative.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for drug references, some sexual humor/nudity and brief language
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Did You Know?
'Craig Ferguson' was in a motorbike accident shortly after filming began. He broke several ribs and his collarbone. All scenes throughout the movie where you see him using his left hand while his right hand hangs nearly useless were done shortly after the accident when he couldn't move the right side of his body without considerable pain. See more
Be reasonable, why would I try to kill myself? I'm rich and I'm Scottish, it doesn't get better than that.
References Letter to Brezhnev
Reach Out I'll Be There
Written by Brian Holland
, Lamont Dozier
and Eddie Holland
(as Edward Holland,
Performed by Charlotte Church
Produced and Arranged by Walter Afanasieff
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. See more