Born in Qatar in 1967 and moving to Santa Barbara, California with his family in 1982, Abdul turned down his capable parents’ offer to attend medical school after graduating high school at age 17. He works his way up in an Italian restaurant for 20 years, but has a hidden agenda no one knows about.
Abdul’s infatuation with the arts prevails deeply at age 37. Quitting his restaurant job to become a full-time artist is a dream chasing goal that Abdul ends achieving. As success is upon him at age 48, a teenage girl shows up to his house claiming to be his long lost daughter. An accomplished high school student with high aspiration to excel in science and math, Lauren gets the shock of her life when her dad gives her an ultimatum “I can only support you through college if you study the arts.” Where does it go from here?