Originals: Eastbound & Down (Season 4)
Kenny Powers played by Danny McBride
Kenny Powers played by Danny McBride

When Kenny left Shelby County at the age of 19 to throw heat in the Big Leagues, the world was his oyster. But a few years of obnoxious behavior and sluggish pitch speeds landed him back in his hometown, teaching gym class and lusting after April, the one that got … ditched when Kenny went pro. Though he almost closed the deal with both April and a new Big League contract, things fell apart again, and Kenny bolted for points south.

Stevie Janowski played by Steve Little
Stevie Janowski played by Steve Little

In Kenny's previous life, he had throngs of hot groupies and powerful friends clamoring at the prospect of hanging out with him. Now he has Stevie, whose existence as a former classmate just recently came to Kenny's attention. Still, it never hurts to have an assistant to scrub down your jet ski.

April Buchanon played by Katy Mixon
April Buchanon played by Katy Mixon

Kenny's high-school sweetheart, April has made a life for herself in Shelby County, teaching art and planning her marriage to the school's principal. When Kenny returns, she still holds a grudge against him for ditching her to play in the Big Show, but it's awfully hard to stay mad at someone who constantly compliments you on your rack.

Maria played by Elizabeth De Razzo
Maria played by Elizabeth De Razzo

Stevie's Mexican wife and moral support, Maria teaches Stevie to stand up for himself to Kenny, as she assimilates into American culture.

Ivan Dochenko played by Ike Barinholtz
Ivan Dochenko played by Ike Barinholtz

A young stud of a prospect from Russia with a rocket for an arm, Ivan shuns Kenny as a mentor and instead becomes his rival.

Roy McDaniel played by Matthew McConaughey
Roy McDaniel played by Matthew McConaughey

The scout from Texas spotted Kenny's heater in Mexico and is keeping an eye toward bringing him back to the big leagues.