One Mississippi season 1
TV series “One Mississippi” is based on the life of Tig Notaro – stand-up comedian, writer, radio host and actress. Return to the city of Bay Saint Lucie, Mississippi, where she spent her childhood, was not joyful for Tig. Notice of the mother terminal illness forced her to return to her homeland. Tig was able to spend with her mom a few hours before she left this world. The loss of the only truly loved one was a heavy blow for her. Mother knew her better than anyone. She’s still recovering from chemotherapy for breast cancer, and is now struggling to find a foothold in life. In addition, Tig must help his brother Remy, who, though older than her, but not more experienced, and stepfather Bill, who not adapted to the modern life. The situation is aggravated by a visit Tig’s friend, Brooke, who appeared very inappropriately.
Tig Notaro, an LA-based radio host, returns to her hometown of Bay St. Lucille, Mississippi, to be at the bedside of her ailing mother, Caroline. Suffering from her own recent health problems, Tig attempts to reconnect with her brother, Remy, and stepfather, Bill, both of whom lack the emotional tools to deal with family trauma.
Struggling to accept her mother's death, Tig can't let go of Caroline's possessions. Unable to leave home, Tig tries to maintain control of her radio show from Mississippi. Seeing that Tig is unable to accept the fragility of life, most pressingly her own, Bill pushes her to investigate a disturbing, yet oddly hilarious medical procedure.
Bill's cat escapes and he blames Tig for letting her out. Tig's biological father, Mick, leads a search party. Assigned to survey the neighborhood, Tig unearths a secret from Caroline's past. Having found a local station where she can record her show remotely, Tig connects with Kate, the off-beat radio station manager.
Finally feeling better, Tig readies for her return to LA. But before she goes, she is roped into replacing her mother as Mardi Gras Queen at the Bay St. Lucille parade. Remy and Bill are stymied in their search for romance and cats, respectively. Tig searches for Kate at the parade, but instead encounters Jessie, a news reporter who makes her want to stay in town a bit longer.
Tig and Jessie explore the limits of living in the moment. Attempting to connect, Bill attempts to organize a family dinner with Tig and Remy. Remy clumsily pursues a female member of his Civil War reenactment club. Tig and Bill finally have it out over painful events of the past.