Sullivan & Son is an American television sitcom created by Steve Byrne and Rob Long which follows Steve Sullivan, who surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer in New York City to take over and manage a popular bar owned by his father in Pittsburgh.
The series premiered in the USA on TBS on 19 July, 2012.
Sullivan & Son premiered in South Africa on DStv's M-Net Series channel on Saturday 27 October 2012, at 18h00. It later aired on DStv's Vuzu channel. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.
Season 3 has not yet aired in South Africa.
In Sullivan & Son, Steve Byrne plays Steve Sullivan, a successful corporate attorney from New York who brings his girlfriend home for his father's 60th birthday and learns that his Irish-American father, Jack Sullivan (Dan Lauria), and Korean mother, Ok Cha (Jodi Long), are preparing to sell the multi-generational family business, a bar known as Sullivan & Son.
It doesn't take Steve long to realise that where he really belongs is in the old neighbourhood and running Sullivan & Son. And so begins Steve's quest for a more meaningful and rewarding life behind the bar.
The series is executive-produced by Vince Vaughn (The Break-Up), Peter Billingsley (Iron Man) and show-runner Rob Long (Cheers).
The ensemble cast includes Dan Lauria, Christine Ebersole, Brian Doyle-Murray, Jodi Long, Valerie Azlynn, Vivian Bang and Owen Benjamin.
Created by Rob Long and Steve Byrne, Sullivan & Son is produced for TBS by Wild West Picture Show Productions, in association with Warner Horizon Television.
Season 1 (10 episodes)
Channel: M-Net Series | Premiere: 27 Oct 2012 | Finale: 29 Dec 2012 | Sat, 18h00
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 26 Aug 2013 | Finale: 24 Sep 2013 | Mon/Tue, 22h30
Season 2 (10 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 13 Nov 2013 | Finale: 4 Dec 2013 | Tue-Thu, 19h00