This semi-autobiographical dark comedy starring Tig Notaro follows her as she returns to her hometown after the sudden death of her mother. Still reeling from her own declining health problems, Tig struggles to find her footing with the loss of the one person in her life who understood her. All while dealing with her clingy girlfriend and her dysfunctional family. Written by
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When asked about the show' true-to-life elements, Tig Notaro stated that the pilot was "85 percent factual." The show became more fictionalized as the episodes progressed, but the writers would frequently reflect on experiences from their own lives to be incorporated into the scripts. See more
Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
Written by Hank Williams
(as Hank Williams Sr.)
Performed by The Plainsmen See more