Melissa & Joey
Client: ABC Family / Prodco
Melissa & Joey is an ABC Family original television series starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence. The series follows local politician Mel Burke (Melissa Joan Hart) and Joe Longo (Joey Lawrence), whom Mel hires to look after her niece (Taylor Spreitler) and nephew (Nick Robinson) after a Ponzi scheme leaves him broke. Mel is a local politician from a political family. When a family scandal leaves her niece, Lennox, and nephew, Ryder, without their parents, Mel takes them in. Meanwhile, Joe is a former commodities trader left bankrupt after a Ponzi scheme, and finds himself searching for a job.So when Mel finds it hard to handle an instant family and her own life, she hires Joe to become the family's new male nanny, or "manny".