The African Doctor Seyolo Zantoko, a graduate doctor from Kinshasa, grabs the opportunity of becoming a country doctor in a small French village. When they arrive in Marly-Gomont, Seyolo and his family quickly become disillusioned. The village inhabitants are afraid; this is the first time they've ever seen African people. But Seyolo is determined to suceed and will do everything he can to win the villagers' trust.
Ernie (Ernest) Hudson, actor best known for his roles as Winston Zeddemore in the Ghostbusters film series and Warden Leo Glynn on HBO's Oz. He also starred in The Crow, Fantasy Island (S1), The Hand that Rocks the Cradle, Congo and Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2. Recently, he has had a recurring role as Jay's friend Miles on the TV series Modern Family. He is a graduate of the Yale School of Drama.