About the Show
US comedy about an anxious dad who takes his teenage daughter from the mean streets of New York to the clean streets of suburbia in a misguided attempt to protect her from undesirable influences
Series 3 Summary
Season three of the US comedy finds Tessa and her father George trying to re-establish their relationship after some time apart and making a new start in the suburbs.
Episode 1 - No Me Gusta, Mami
George tries to rebuild his relationship with Tessa and introduces her to his new dog. But when Sheila discovers that there's a canine on the loose, she dedicates herself to tracking it down.
Episode 2 - Victor Ha
Empty-nest syndrome hits the Shay household, so Sheila and Fred take in a foster kid named Victor, who they believe to be a mini Ryan. Meanwhile, Tessa objects to George being friends with Dalia.
Episode 3 - Open Door Policy
Tessa becomes concerned when George starts to let himself go after his break-up with Dallas, so she asks his father Emmett to help. But Emmett's advice soon gets on George's nerves.
Episode 4 - The Birds and the Biederman
Dallas and George get their daughters to negotiate the division of Chatswin between them so they don't have to have awkward encounters with each other after their break-up
Episode 5 - Blame It on the Rainstick
When Noah is released from a court-mandated anger management programme, George is shocked by the change in his formerly hot-headed friend, who now has an extremely docile demeanour.
Episode 6 - About a Boy-Yoi-Yoing
When George becomes a member of a chic new juice bar, Tessa reminds him of their pact not to get sucked into Chatswin's shallow culture. And so George takes Fred on a day trip to New York.
Episode 7 - I'm Just Not That into Me
Tessa drags Malik and Lisa along to a college party, where she meets Mark, a male version of herself, and is instantly attracted to him
Episode 8 - Catch and Release
When Lisa tells Tessa that she has decided to propose to Malik, Tessa is hesitant about supporting her friend in taking such a permanent step, but the proposal doesn't go as planned
Episode 9 - The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth
Dallas recruits Tessa to keep her company on a trip to the South so that she can attend her mother's funeral
Episode 10 - No, You Can't Sit with Us
Tessa takes young social outcast Alana under her wing and helps her to compete in the Little Miss Chatswin beauty pageant against Dalia's popular protégé Nadia
Episode 11 - Dalia Nicole Smith
When George and Tessa meet a beautiful woman and her son while looking at potential colleges for Tessa, George insists that the four of them should double date
Episode 12 - Les Lucioles
When Tessa takes over planning Lisa and Malik's wedding, she struggles with the budget and loses sight of the romance. June confronts Tessa and warns her to stay away from Ryan.
Episode 13 - Stiiiiiiill Horny
Tessa joins a sewing circle, leaving George a little surprised by the age gap between his daughter and her new friends. Still reeling from his one-night stand, George decides to put pen to paper.