Misguided, is an online comedy that follows Paul (Paul Gosselin), US daytime TV’s biggest fan on his quest to be its newest star. Following the cancellation of his favourite soap opera, Guiding Light, Paul moves from New York City to Los Angeles in the hopes of landing a leading role on one of the remaining daytime dramas. Episodes include vlogs of Paul at the Susan Lucci star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as he seeks spiritual guidance from the ultimate daytime diva herself, “Big Sue.”
Episodes 1-5 are already available, and you can take a look at them below – as you might be able to guess, they’ve a little camp and just a touch gay). Episodes 6-10 are currently in pre-production and will be a continuation of the first installment as Paul gets closer than ever to having his dream become a reality. A Kickstarter has been launched to help get those episodes made.
Fans of US daytime TV will be excited to see familiar faces in the current episodes, including Emmy nominated actresses Stephanie Gatschet (Guiding Light, All My Children) and Melissa Claire Egan (Young & the Restless, All My Children) as well as Chrishell Stause (Young & the Restless, Days of Our Lives, All My Children). Other cast members have also appeared on daytime TV and include Ivet Corvea, Katy Jacoby and Chuck Saculla (Where the Bears Are). The full lineup of guest stars for episodes 6-10 have yet to be cast, but Stephanie Gatschet and Ivet Corvea will be reprising their roles.
Take a look at the first five episode below, and if you want to see more, head over to the Kickstarter to help out.