With laughs, heart and some original songs, Uncle explores what it means to be family when youre still learning how to be a good human being.
Stand-up comedian and singer/songwriter Nick Helm stars as thirty-something man-child Andy, who staggers through life leaving chaos in his wake. So when his divorced sister Sam uses a bit of emotional blackmail to get him to look after her son Errol, how will Andy manage to keep the youngster out of trouble while constantly being knee deep in the stuff himself?
The seemingly simple task of caring for his nephew has near disastrous results, involving a faked injury, a car crash, a visit to a gay club, a lot of lying, and some hard lessons in life. After a series of personal humiliations, Andy is forced to babysit a sick Errol who turns out to be faking illness to get out of a childs birthday party, Determined to teach Errol how to be a party monster, little does Andy know hell have to face some monsters of his own at the birthday party from hell.
As the series continues, Errol starts to lighten up and Andy begins to understand what being part of a family really means.
And when a series of seemingly innocuous events puts Errol in mortal danger and threatens Sams continued custody of her son, can irresponsible screw-up Andy finally make it right?