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Weird Loners: Season 1
CARYN GOLDFARB (Becki Newton Ugly Betty) is a cute but highstrung dental hygienist whose romantic life unfortunately is dictated by the lovecrazed ultraromantic 13yearold barricaded inside the control room of her brain. Each tim
CARYN GOLDFARB (Becki Newton Ugly Betty) is a cute but highstrung dental hygienist whose romantic life unfortunately is dictated by the lovecrazed ultraromantic 13yearold barricaded inside the control room of her brain. Each time a handsome new man crosses her field of vision infatuation and extreme overeagerness take over and she inevitably winds up back at square one single and not getting any younger.Wall Street player that is until he romances his boss fiancee and gets unceremoniously canned STOSH LEWANDOSKI (Zachary Knighton Happy Endings) is handsome charming and whipsmart. Hes a serial seducer who has never been able to maintain an intimate relationship with a woman for very long a couple of hours usually.When Stoshs shenanigans result in him losing his corporate condo he winds up moving in with his cousin ERIC LEWANDOSKI (Nate Torrence Hello Ladies) a sweet odd manchild. Thus far Erics adult life has consisted of living at home with elderly parents and working as a toll collector on the Queensboro Bridge. After both of his parents pass away he finds himself cast adrift in the world for the first time.On a Stoshmandated mission to redecorate their dated apartment Eric strikes up a friendship with ZARA SANDHU (newcomer Meera Rohit Khumbhani) while buying one of her paintings on the street. Dropdead gorgeous mysterious and ethereal Zara is a lifelong heartbreaker whos only capable of living one way in the moment. Men and women fall in love with her on a regular basis and she often reciprocates their feelings with great passion until she doesnt.As fate would have it Eric lives next door to Caryn who finds herself unable to resist one of Stoshs particularly illtimed advances putting the kibosh on her pending engagement to a kind but boring father of two. The split leaves her single again and in need of a roommate prompting Zara to move in and bringing together these four people who each for their own distinct reasons are solo singles when most of their peers are well along the path of marriage and family. Perhaps they are weird loners as Stosh points out or maybe they are just real people with messy imperfect lives whose new friendships with each other already are changing their individual trajectories for the better.