Benjamin Bon Jovi Wheeler
|Date of Birth||
c. 1992 (age 22)
Benjamin Bon Jovi "Ben" Wheeler is the main character of the series. Ben is a young man in his early 20s, who was enjoying the life of a bachelor as a bartender in New York City with his buddy Tucker and his brother Danny, until he finds out he knocked up his ex girlfriend, who left the baby girl on his door step. Ben is then forced to take a major responsibility, give away his old habits and learn how to take care and love his baby girl. He is portrayed by Jean-Luc Bilodeau.
In the Pilot, Ben helps his brother Danny move in along with his best friend Tucker. They hear the doorbell ring to find Emma sitting on his doormat. He finds out by reading a letter that came with Emma that she is his child and his ex-girlfriend, Angela left Emma to him. Danny calls Riley to come help with the baby so that Ben and Tucker can go shopping for Emma. The next day Ben goes to work and he later gets a call from Danny saying Angela came over. She left adoption papers for Ben to sign to give Emma up for adoption. Later he's visited by his mom who tells him that she thinks that he should give Emma up considering he hasn't grown up himself yet. That night he's left alone with Emma and takes care of her. He then realizes that he loves Emma and can't give her up. The next morning he tells everyone that he's gonna keep Emma; after that him, Danny & Tucker all start planning on how everything is gonna work.
Tucker is Ben's best friend and roommate. Tucker is known to be there for Ben even during his worse plans. Tucker enjoys Ben's company and they are both very close.
Danny is Ben's older brother who always has his back.
Riley is Ben's long time friend who has a crush on him. In season 2 we find out that Ben has feelings for Riley as well but she doesn't know it yet. In season 3 they date.
Emma is Ben's daughter.
Bonnie is Ben's mother who lives across the street from him.
Ray is Ben's divorced
Angela is Ben's ex-girlfriend who is also the mother to his daughter Emma. She is talked about and seen once. They had a one night stand.
Megan is Ben's ex-girlfriend. They met at Emma's daycare and they eventually broke up because Megan felt like she couldn't trust him.