Are We There Yet? is an American television sitcom developed by Ali LeRoi and based on characters created by Steven Gary Banks and Claudia Graziolo for the 2005 feature film of the same name, which revolves around a family adjusting to the new addition of the matriarch's new husband and trying to deal with normal family situations.
Terry Crews and Essence Atkins star in this sitcom as a newly married couple adjusting to life as newlyweds and the complexities of raising children, while also dealing with the everyday challenges of romance, friendship and the drama of extended family.
Are We There Yet? opens where the popular film left off, with Nick (Crews) and Suzanne (Atkins) newly married. After six months, their family is beginning to show growing pains, from the complexities of life as newlyweds to weathering the storm of teenage children.
Work makes life all the more complicated. Former athlete Nick has sold his sports paraphernalia store and now works in information technology. Party planner Suzanne also has a hectic professional schedule.
From dealing with the complexities of being newlyweds to weathering the storm of teenage children, this series is packed with relatable moments for all families.
Teala Dunn and Coy Stewart co-star as Nick and Suzanne's children, 14-year-old Lindsey and 10-year-old Kevin. Keesha Sharp is Suzanne's best friend and coworker, Gigi, who has a taste for men and the finer things in life.
Special guest star Ice Cube plays Suzanne's brother, Terrence. Recurring characters include Nick's best friend, Martin, played by comedian Christian Finnegan and Suzanne's mother, Marilyn, played by Telma Hopkins.
In the Season 2 premiere, "The Mr. Himdependent Episode": Nick lands a job as a regional TV station's sports anchor. Elsewhere, Suzanne's ex-husband pushes the idea of paying less child support, creating tension in Suzanne and Nick's marriage.
Also, Terrence asks Suzanne and Gigi to plan a friend's bachelor party.
Are We There Yet? comes from Debmar-Mercury, Cube Vision and Revolution Studios. Revolution's Joe Roth and Vince Totino and Cube Vision's Ice Cube and Matt Alvarez serve as executive producers, along with award-winning show-runner Ali LeRoi.