What do you think? This is the first poster for HBO’s new series Family Tree starring, obviously, Chris O’Dowd. The comedy series comes from the creative mind behind Best in Show, A Mighty Wind, and Waiting for Guffman – Christopher Guest – as well as Jim Piddock. And in addition to O’Down, the show features Tom Bennett, Nina Conti, Carrie Aizley, Bob Balaban, Ed Begley, Jr., Maria Blasucci, Matt Griesser, Don Lake, Michael McKean, Lisa Palfrey, Jim Piddock, Kevin Pollak, Amy Seimetz, Meera Syal, Ashley Walters and Fred Willard.
The eight episode season one of Family Tree is set to debut on May 12, 2013 at 10:30pm.
Down on his luck in love and life, having recently lost his job and girlfriend, 30-year-old Tom Chadwick has an unsure sense of his own identity. But when he inherits a mysterious box, Tom starts investigating his lineage and uncovers a world of unusual stories and characters, acquiring a growing sense of who he and his entire family are.
Watch the trailer: