Ready for hope, heart and a dose of irreverent humor? In just a few days, Kevin (Probably) Saves the World joins the ABC fall lineup 2017! Starring Jason Ritter, the show centers around Kevin, a cluelessly self-serving person who finds himself tasked with the unbelievable mission of saving the world. In a series of fantastic events, he meets unlikely celestial guide Yvette (Kimberly Hébert Gregory), who delivers some incredible news. Now Kevin has a mission… whether he wants it or not. Tune in to the Kevin (Probably) Saves the World series premiere TUESDAY OCT 3 10|9c on ABC. Find out more about ABC’s new drama below!
1 Jason Ritter stars as title character Kevin
Jason Ritter stars as Kevin Finn. Kevin is not a good person. He’s not terrible, but he’s selfish and clueless, and values material wealth and status over all else. And he’s beginning to realize that those things aren’t making him happy—in fact, he’s fairly miserable. Just when things seem to be at their worst, he finds himself tasked with an unbelievable mission… saving the world.
2 It’s a unique drama, filled with hope, heart and a good dose of irreverent humor.
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World” centers around Kevin, a cluelessly self-serving person who is on a dangerous path to despair. In a downward spiral, he returns home to stay with his widowed twin sister and niece. On his first night there, an unlikely celestial being named Yvette appears to him and presents him with a mission: to find and recruit the 35 righteous humans who can restore a sacred balance that will ultimately save the world.
3 Joanna Garcia Swisher and Kimberly Hébert Gregory also star in the new drama.
Meet the Cast
Amy Cabrera (played by Joanna Garcia Swisher): Kevin’s widowed twin sister who is a successful engineering professor. A smart and loving bundle of anxiety, Amy’s seemingly put-together disposition tends to mask her own despair.
Reese Cabrera (played by Chloe East): Amy’s daughter and Kevin’s teenaged niece. After the death of her father, Reese withdraws from everything and everyone until the unexpected arrival of her uncle Kevin.
Yvette (played by Kimberly Hébert Gregory): Kevin’s unlikely celestial guide — a drill sergeant with divine authority. Confident, fierce and no-nonsense, her job is to guide Kevin toward spiritual enlightenment.
Deputy Nate Purcell (played by J. August Richards): A former schoolmate of Kevin and Amy who now works for the local sheriff’s department. Since the loss of Amy’s husband, he’s been checking in on her and helping out when he can, while still carrying a torch for her.
Tyler Medina (played by Dustin Ybarra): Kevin’s old friend from high school. The happiest person you will ever meet, Tyler is endlessly optimistic and sees the best in everything and everyone.
Kristin Allen (played by India de Beaufort): Kevin’s high school girlfriend who is also Reese’s teacher at their hometown high school.
4 The series is co-created and executive produced by Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters.
The show is co-created and executive produced by Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters, the masterminds behind “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” “Resurrection,” and “Reaper.”
5 Tune in TUESDAYS 10|9c on ABC!
Tune in TUESDAYS 10|9c on ABC!