After blowing her emergency fund on a demo recording, Jan and friends are feeling desperate and destitute. But then Harry Cooper, Jan’s manager, shows up announced with great news. The recording landed her a possible movie deal! Sidney Mansfield, a movie producer, is looking for a female lead to sing in a musical. Even better for Jan, Mansfield wants an unknown voice specifically instead of a known face. So begins Jan’s journey through the world of celebrity and glamour, along with a subtle transformation from a human being to a financial investment bought by her closest friends.