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Bordertown: Don't leave your car in the driveway
From Family Guys Mark Hentemann comes Bordertown a new animated comedy about two families living in a Southwest desert town on the U.S. Mexico border. The series takes a satirical look at the cultural shifts occurring in America where
From Family Guys Mark Hentemann comes Bordertown a new animated comedy about two families living in a Southwest desert town on the U.S. Mexico border. The series takes a satirical look at the cultural shifts occurring in America where the U.S. Census forecasts that by 2017 ethnic minorities will become the majority. Set against this increasingly diverse backdrop the comedy explores family politics and everything in between with a crosscultural wink.Bordertown centers on two clans: the Buckwalds and the Gonzalezes. Bud Buckwald (Hank Azaria THE SIMPSONS) is a married father of three and a Border Patrol agent who is just a tad behind the times and feels slightly threatened by the cultural changes transforming his neighborhood. He lives next door to Ernesto Gonzalez (Nicholas Gonzalez Sleepy Hollow) an ambitious family man who has been in the country less than 10 years but is already doing better than Bud which it turns out is a bit of an issue for Bud.Bud is married to Janice Buckwald (Alex Borstein FAMILY GUY) both the wisest and most oblivious member of the family. The Buckwald kids include BECKY (Borstein) a socially awkward bigboned geek SANFORD (Judah Friedlander 30 Rock) a loser who thinks hes a player and GERT (Missi Pyle The Exes Galaxy Quest) a beauty pageantobsessed fiveyearold with a pet pig. Meanwhile living the American Dream next door are the Gonzalezes including MARIA (Stephanie Escajeda 100 Things To Do Before High School) Ernestos nononsense wife their son RUIZ (guest voice Efren Ramirez Napoleon Dynamite) and their 21yearold nephew J.C. (Gonzalez) a graduate student who is engaged to Becky and frequently butts heads with Bud.As Bud and Ernestos paths begin to cross their two families soon become bound by romance conflict and perhaps most importantly friendship a word that means the same no matter what side of the border youre from.