Follows three generations of the same Cuban-American family living in the same house: a newly divorced former military mother, her teenage daughter and tween son, and her old-school mother.
Did You Know?
Stephen Tobolowsky would star in another show about a young woman living on her own for the first time in her own apartment; Single White Female. But that was a thriller; not a feminist sitcom; and he was one of the villains in that; not one of the heroes like in One Day. Infact Tobolowsky is known for villain roles; he played a villainous predatory role on Glee also. One Day might be his first and only sympathetic character. See more
In episode 4, Lydia relates the story of meeting her husband in Cuba as a young woman. However, this was contradicted in episode 9 when she states that she left Cuba as a minor during Operation Pedro Pan. See more