Sean Saves the World is an American sitcom starring Sean Hayes. The series aired on NBC from October 3, 2013, to March 24, 2014, as part of the 2013–14 American television season.
It was announced on January 28, 2014, that Sean Saves the World had been canceled after 13 episodes had aired. Of the 18 episodes ordered, only 15 of them were filmed. On March 24, 2014, the last two filmed episodes became available on iTunes. The entire series is available as a Made-On-Demand DVD set from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
Sean is a divorced gay father with a successful, yet demanding, career. When his 14-year-old daughter moves in with him full-time, he is forced to juggle his work life, his pushy mom, and trying to be the best father ever. Determined not to give life a half-hearted attempt, he reads up on parenting and about keeping a vibrant family alongside a thriving career. However, sudden work pressures dampen his grand family plans and skew his work/life balance.