|Ivan Smith||Uncle Jalal|
|Franceen Brodkin||Auntie Maggie|
When his mother becomes terminally ill, young Omi leaves his native India and goes to stay with his uncle Jalal and his family in Ottawa, Canada. As a comic book aficionado, Omi goes on a quest to find a hero who will help him return home and cure his mother's sickness. Omi soon believes that he's found his man in Roland, the kind but lonely captain of a local tour boat who happens to catch the eye of Omi's spirited cousin, Safia .