About the Show
US comedy. Alex and Dave's wedding was going to be the happiest day of their lives, until Alex left Dave at the altar, throwing their small social circle into panic and confusion...
Series 1 Summary
When Alex and Dave's wedding is abruptly called off, it's a massive 'game changer' that forces the gang to look at their own dating, work and personal lives - with the help of Chicago's nightlife, a parade of quirky dates and each other.
Episode 1 - Pilot
Alex struggles to keep her group of friends together after she jilts much-loved Dave at the altar. But when the gang rally around Dave, she finds keeping the peace among her social group much harder than she anticipated.
Episode 2 - The Quicksand Girlfriend
Dave has a one-night stand with Andrea but misunderstandings arise when she wants more from their liaison than he anticipates.
Episode 3 - Your Couples Friends & Neighbor
Jane insists that she and Brad befriend a sophisticated couple, Dianne and Carl, but Brad isn't so keen.
Max and Dave are confused when food and other items disappear from their flat and Alex starts dating a cute artist.
Episode 4 - Mein Coming Out
The gang encourages Max to come out to his parents, but he instead asks one of the ladies to pose as his girlfriend.
Episode 5 - Like Father, Like Gun
Brad's uptight dad is in town for some health check-ups. When he gets an all-clear, he loosens up and has fun - something which unnerves Brad.
Episode 6 - Of Mice & Jazz-Kwon-Do
Penny regrets inviting super competitive Jane along to her martial arts class.
Meanwhile, Dave's friends think he's pining after Alex when he helps her out with a few odd jobs, but the reason behind his helpfulness is a lot less romantic.
Episode 7 - Dave of the Dead
Dave toys with the idea of quitting his office job and starting his own restaurant.
Episode 8 - The Girl with the David Tattoo
Alex and Dave's his-and-hers tattoos come back to haunt them now that they're no longer a couple.
Episode 9 - You've Got Male
Dave is thrilled when the gang's old teacher Alan turns up.
But when Penny goes out on a date with Alan, she realises he's not the guy Dave thinks he is.
Episode 10 - Bo Fight
Alex convinces Penny to join her on a string of girls' night outs, including a cooking class with an obnoxious chef.
Episode 11 - Barefoot Pedaler
Determined to show that they can still do things together, Alex and Dave convince the rest of the gang to go to a gig. But things don't go as planned.
Episode 12 - The Shershow Redemption
An invitation to an old friend's wedding brings out mixed feelings and unexpected consequences for the gang.
The bride has the unpleasant feeling that Alex is bad luck while Brad and Jane find out something unexpected about their marriage.
Episode 13 - Why Can't You Read Me?
Alex and Jane's sibling rivalry heats up. Penny gets a new assistant at work, and Max and Brad find a new obsession.
Happy Endings synopsis
US comedy. Alex and Dave's wedding was going to be the happiest day of their lives, until Alex left Dave at the altar, throwing their small social circle into panic and confusion...Episode Guide >
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