‘The Orville’s J. Lee To Direct & Star In ‘Wednesdays’; Seth Green, Emmy Raver-Lampman Cast

And when Alec convinces this stranger Gabe, that his mom forgot him at the office, they go on a winding misadventure that will help Gabe find his truth and help Alec find his worth, all while examining our own pre-conceived notions about race, mental health, and life. But one day he meets a 9-year-old kid, Alec (Friedman) who also sees a psychologist in the same building.
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Production is slated to begin this month. Lee and Stephen “Dr” Love (The Land) are exec producers.
Lee, who currently serves as part of the main cast of Fox's The Orville, will direct his first feature titled Wednesdays, a dark comedy which he wrote and will also star in along with Seth Green (Family Guy), Emmy Raver-Lampman (The Umbrella Academy), Michael Mosley (Ozark), and Cooper Friedman (Girl Meets World). EXCLUSIVE: J.
He sees his therapist every Wednesday to try to unpack his deep-rooted family issues, his estrangement from his perfect match, Millie (Raver-Lampman), and how to deal with his erratic ex. It's loosely based on Lee’s experiences with therapy. He will play Gabe, a seemingly put-together, successful 30-something year old who has just discovered therapy.