Meet Derek Friday a.k.a. Mr. Friday your quintessential ‘trust-fund baby’ with a personality big enough to match his hefty bank account. Derek’s mother is desperately trying to teach her frivolous son the value of hard work, so in order to earn his weekly trust fund cheque she is offering her son to swap places with a hardworking, deserving person for one day.
While the ‘swapee’ enjoys the high life, Derek gets a taste of how the other half lives. Problem is, Derek has never really worked a day in his life, and although his intentions are well meaning, more often than not his efforts fall short. Whether he is forced to feed a venomous reptile at a zoo, slide into a ditch collecting storm water samples or pull punches at a kickboxing gym, Derek is always game to face the challenge head on. After all, he has no choice.
The stakes are high, as Derek must succeed because if there’s no swap, there’s no cash and Derek is determined to keep himself outfitted in designer duds.... Read more.