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One morning Nate Keller arrives at his job at The Lighting Store, the only job he's ever known, and discovers that Joe, the owner, is months behind on the mortgage and faces foreclosure. ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Joe Cooke
Tyler McElroy ...
Nate Keller
Chris Plaza ...
Sean Reyes
Nicholas Mills ...
TJ Cruz
Lauren Hall
Mr. Hall
Julianne Baker
Derek Mathews
Mark Hayter ...
Lounging Larry
Charlie Richards
Bilal Gardner ...
Depot Employee Bilal
Steve Castaneda ...
Depot Employee Andre
Sally The Annoying Customer
Lance Austin ...
Stoner Steve
Cooper Reed


One morning Nate Keller arrives at his job at The Lighting Store, the only job he's ever known, and discovers that Joe, the owner, is months behind on the mortgage and faces foreclosure. The news sends Nate and his co-worker and best friend Sean into a spiral of misguided urgency to save their second home. Adding insult to injury, this fuels Nate's girlfriend, Lauren, to persistently nag him to grow up and leave everything behind to take a corporate job for her father. As the foreclosure looms like a ticking time bomb of failure, a disgruntled former employee and Nate's high school rival, Derek, swoops in and makes a bid on the store to buy it and fire everyone, turning it into an outlet for the local mega-chain Depot Warehouse. With their lives hanging in the balance, a slight glimmer of hope appears in the form of a kind bank loan officer in charge of the case, who is none other than Nate's childhood crush, Julianne. In the ultimate underdog story, Nate and Sean man-up on a series ... Written by Jon-Michael Foshee

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