Television comedy starring Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville and Richard E. Grant. Elisabeth (McGovern) is an American Oscar-nominated actress who was discovered by Robert Redford. She's acted in numerous successful films with stars like Brad Pitt, Sean Penn and Robert de Niro. That was then. Now she lives in a West London suburb with her publishing husband Matt (Bonneville) and spends her time worrying about where her next job will come from. This is also the case for Matt who has just been replaced by his assistant at the publishing firm where he's worked for 15 years. As a result Matt and Elisabeth now have to spend their days together at home as two freelancers seeking work.