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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

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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.

  • Suburgatory: Tessa and George

    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.

  • Suburgatory: Dallas and Dalia

    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.

  • Suburgatory: Sheila

    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.

  • Suburgatory: George and Nora

    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

  • Suburgatory: Tessa

    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.

  • Suburgatory: George

    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.

  • Suburgatory: Malik, Lisa and Tessa

    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

  • Suburgatory: Dalia

    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

  • Suburgatory: Georgia, Savannah and Sunset

    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

  • Suburgatory: Dallas and Sheila

    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

  • Suburgatory: Harold and Dalia

    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

  • Suburgatory: Sheila, Lisa and Fred

    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.

  • Suburgatory: 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.

Suburgatory synopsis

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

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