CBS has released the first poster for its new comedy series Mom which stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney.
Faris plays a newly sober single mom and waitress raising two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls, while Janney plays Bonnie, Christy’s critical, estranged mother.
Created by Chuck Lorre and Eddie Gorodetsky, and directed by Pam Fryman, Mom revolves around Faris’ character, a single mother named Christy. After dealing with her battle with alcoholism and has now gone sober, she decides to restart her new life in California’s Napa Valley.
So, everything looks good for our mom, she’s now a waitress at a posh Napa Valley establishment, she’s four months clean and doing her best to be a good mom and overcome a history of questionable choices. But…not so fast! Her recovering alcoholic mother Bonnie, played by Allison
Janney, jumps in to remind her that mistakes from her past are still around.
The rest of the cast includes Nate Corddry as Christy’s handsome, married boss and lover Gabriel, French Stewart as Christy’s hot-tempered chef named Rudy and Sadie Calvano as her daughter Violet.
Matt Jones, Spencer Daniels and Blake Garrett Rosenthal also co-star.
Let us know what you think about Mom and don’t forget – it airs Mondays at 9:30 p.m. on CBS this fall.