When Oskar Ehrlich learns that he only has a month left to live, he sets his sights on his beautiful neighbor, the famous actress Yvonne Klosterfeld.
Yvonne auditions for a role that has parallels with her own life, but the casting agents are skeptical of her.
While Yvonne tries to impress the casting agents, her alleged sponsored child tries to get Oskar's brother involved in the scam she is running.
Yvonne's mother seems to have her own agenda. Oskar and Tom's uncle Oskar suddenly appear at the bookshop.