"Scoundrels" is a one-hour comedy/drama series that focuses on a family of small-time criminals who try to go straight after the father is sent to prison. Virginia Madsen, Independent Spirit Award winner as well as an Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee ("Sideways," "The Astronaut Farmer"), will play Cheryl West, the mother who must take charge and try to keep her kids on the straight and narrow.
The patriarch of a family of small-town criminals is sentenced to a lengthy prison term, leaving the mother to care for the criminal brood; to keep her kids out of trouble, the woman wants her family to go straight.
Cheryl, Heather and Cal get jobs as they try to embrace a crime-free lifestyle; Cal finds out his new job as a pool boy has unexpected requirements.
A threat forces Logan to show his true West family colors; a local strip club hires Heather.
Billy dies from being stupid. Wolf comes home for the funeral and takes full advantage of the situation. Cal is suffering big time due to the loss of Billy. Logan and Cal do not see eye to eye.
In the midst of a serious financial crisis, the Wests realize they must find legitimate jobs as soon as possible.
Cheryl starts her job at the insurance company but everything may not be on the up and up. Speculation surrounds Cal and Logan now that Mrs. Hong is pregnant.
Cheryl's new business is on the brink of failure; Logan acts on his feelings for Patty; Heather falls in love.
Logan finds evidence to get Wolf out of jail; Wolf makes a stunning discovery.