ABC Announces Premiere of “Bless This Mess”

ABC has announced that single-camera comedy Bless This Mess will debut Tuesday, April 16 at 9:30/8:30c. The show will replace Splitting Up Together which will have concluded its season.

Official Synopsis:

This new single-camera comedy follows newlyweds Rio and Mike as they make the decision to move from big city New York to rural Nebraska. After dropping everything (including their jobs and overbearing mother-in-law) to make the move from skyscrapers to farmhouses, they soon realize that the simpler life isn’t as easy as they planned. Rio and Mike must now learn how to weather the storm as they are faced with unexpected challenges in their new life as farmers.


  • Lake Bell as Rio
  • Dax Shepard as Mike
  • Ed Begley Jr. as Rudy
  • Pam Grier as Constance
  • JT Neal as Jacob