Two men, living very different lives, are forced to become unlikely partners: one, a corporate consultant mourning the murder of his new bride; the other, a former CIA agent known only as Pilgrim. When they are thrown together in a violent, unexpected event, they realize that they’ve been framed in an elaborate setup. Unsure who to trust, they have no choice but to work together.
When zookeeper Theodora 'Teddy' Bentley fishes the body of Koala Kate out of the harbor, she discovers that the zookeeper was strangled. And the clues to Koala Kate's killing implicate other animal keepers at the zoo. Meanwhile, to pay for repairs on her houseboat, Teddy agrees to appear on a weekly live television broadcast featuring misbehaving animals.