A comedy team of writers finds themselves in a pickle after their star comedian dies. They go in search of another comedian to fill his shoes for a big television show that is coming up. The team does not care who it is, after all, anyone can stand up and deliver lines. They find out different when they hire a bellboy to do the job. They work with him to try to bring him up to par, but the more pressure they put on him the worse he gets at it. Only time will tell if he will be up to the job when the big night comes.