It is like 1983, and Lily Rhodes (Brittany Snow) has just been kicked out of her private academy in Santa Barbara. She heads to LA, to inform her father that she'll be moving in with him. Because Rick Rhodes has no interest in parenting, he calls ex-wife CeCe to come ambush her and take her home.
(He's played by the ageless Andrew McCarthy, precisely as one might imagine him performing the role of a 1983 record exec with no interest in parenting; CeCe's played by Lost's Cynthia "Libby" Watros, at a precisely icy midpoint between our CeCe and Lily in mannerism, but way scarier than both.)
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