BROOKLYN RESTAURANT AND BAR
A dark, comedic TV series that is a ‘tell-all’ about making it in the restaurant industry. When Mara is caught stealing from the Chinese Mafia Boss (her maybe-father), she is punished by being put in charge of his failing restaurant in which she has five years to turn the restaurant into a profitable business or die. As she takes a blind stab at the restaurant industry, Mara hires a staff of misfits, forming the dysfunctional family she never had.
*Brooklyn Restaurant and Bar is currently seeking distribution.
Pilot Episode: The Ultimatum: Mara quits her hair salon job to run the restaurant. She enlists her friend Phoebe as the manager, who is just as clueless as she. Cato a low level member of the mafia is tasked with supervising Mara 24/7 so that she doesn’t steal again. Together the two women and Cato begin their search for employees for the restaurant.
Episode 2: The Menu Tasting: Bruce Leigh the Chinese mafia boss requires Mara to put chicken wings and french fries on her menu. Chef Paul and Belial the bartender create new drinks and dishes.
Episode 3: Team Spirit: Cato wins a contest that gets the restaurant on TV. Mara and Phoebe force the staff to do mandatory team building before they can appear on TV.
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