The Unicorn

10 Best Episodes of The Unicorn

A tight-knit group of best friends and family helps Wade embrace his “new normal” in the wake of the loss of his wife. As a sometimes ill-equipped but always devoted single parent to his two adolescent daughters, he is taking the major step of dating again.

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#1 - No Matter What the Future Brings (Season 1 - Episode 18)

As Grace prepares to attend her first dance, Wade strongly feels Jill's absence and leans on his friends to get through it. Also, Wade, Forrest, Delia, Ben and Michelle reflect on growing older and the changes their lives have undergone in the past year.

The episode was rated 7.77 from 177 votes.

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#2 - Three Men Out (Season 1 - Episode 6)


When Wade visits a local hot spot to meet people instead of using his dating app, Forrest and Ben decide to be his “wing men.”

The episode was rated 7.75 from 253 votes.

The Unicorn - S2E1

#3 - There's Something About Whoever-She-Was (Season 2 - Episode 1)

After Wade has an instant connection with a woman he met briefly in a parking lot, he’s determined to find her again. Also, Michelle waits to hear from the colleges she applied to for her business degree, and Natalie tries to convince Wade she’s old enough to get her ears pierced.

The episode was rated 7.74 from 179 votes.

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#4 - No Pressure (Season 1 - Episode 9)


Wade pretends to be dating Caroline to avoid being set up on blind dates by Delia. Also, Ben and Michelle throw an anniversary party for themselves, but have issues with the catering.

The episode was rated 7.68 from 218 votes.

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#5 - It's Complicated (Season 2 - Episode 2)

He learns quickly that he has to come to terms with her unusual living arrangements if he wants to keep seeing her. Also, Grace is struggling with fitting in at her new high school, Michelle grapples with her algebra college course and Delia tries to help Forrest fit in with his much younger colleagues.

The episode was rated 7.64 from 166 votes.

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#6 - Anna and the Unicorn (Season 1 - Episode 10)


Wade is giddy, his daughters are amused and his friends are excited when he has his first crush since becoming single again. Also, Grace and Natalie take advantage of their dad going on dates by having friends over and it starts to get out of hand.

The episode was rated 7.64 from 211 votes.

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#7 - Turkeys and Traditions (Season 1 - Episode 8)

Wade and the girls tackle hosting Thanksgiving dinner for friends and extended family. Also, Ben attempts to make a fried turkey for the very first time.

The episode was rated 7.61 from 225 votes.

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#8 - It Isn't Romantic (Season 1 - Episode 12)


The women from the Widow’s Support Group offer Wade unexpected advice for getting out of his dating rut. Also, while Michelle is recovering from gallbladder surgery, Delia relentlessly pushes her to follow strict medical advice.

The episode was rated 7.60 from 202 votes.

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#9 - Widow's Group (Season 1 - Episode 3)

When Wade’s friends encourage him to join a support group for partners who have lost a spouse to help him deal with his anger, Wade’s shocked by the advice he’s given by the host of the support group, Caroline.

The episode was rated 7.57 from 316 votes.

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#10 - No Exit (Season 2 - Episode 8)


While the friends are at an escape room for a fun evening, Wade has an embarrassing slip of the tongue that creates an uncomfortable situation for Shannon.

The episode was rated 7.56 from 135 votes.

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    The Unicorn - S2E13

    #11 - Put Your Mask on First (Season 2 - Episode 13)

    Wade comes to terms with putting his relationship with Shannon in the past and starts dating again. Also, Delia realizes why she has been so controlling her whole life, and Michelle takes on the role of managing Ben's business finances.

    The episode was rated 7.55 from 132 votes.

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    #12 - Swerve and Volley (Season 2 - Episode 7)


    Delia and Forrest decide to play tennis to add some camaraderie to their relationship, but instead get wildly competitive. Also, when Wade tries to teach Grace to drive, she’s reluctant to learn and confesses the surprising reason why to Michelle.

    The episode was rated 7.55 from 145 votes.

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    #13 - Wade Delayed (Season 1 - Episode 7)

    When Wade goes out of town for the day, he panics at the realization that he is the sole caretaker of his children. Also, Delia picks up the girls from school for Wade but is thrown for a loop when Grace tells a clever lie to hang out with her friends.

    The episode was rated 7.55 from 236 votes.

    The Unicorn - S2E9

    #14 - A Big Move (Season 2 - Episode 9)


    After Wade helps Shannon’s ex-husband find a job, his assistance has unintended consequences for their relationship.

    The episode was rated 7.55 from 139 votes.

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    #15 - The First Supper (Season 2 - Episode 5)

    When Wade decides to introduce Shannon to his friends, the get together quickly takes an awkward turn. Also, Noah tries to fit in with the older kids since he’s tired of being one of the babies, and Forrest overindulges in edibles.

    The episode was rated 7.55 from 152 votes.

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    #16 - So Far Away (Season 2 - Episode 11)


    When Wade and Shannon have trouble connecting while they are living far apart, he is forced to consider the realistic future of their relationship. Also, Forrest starts suffering from insomnia and doesn't know how to tell Delia that she is the reason.

    The episode was rated 7.54 from 139 votes.

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    #17 - Overnight Sensation (Season 2 - Episode 6)

    Wade wants to invite Shannon to spend the night, but first he needs to figure out how to discuss it with Natalie and Grace. Also, Ben becomes jealous of all the attention Michelle is giving to her school work and study group.

    The episode was rated 7.52 from 156 votes.

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    #18 - Everyone's a Winner (Season 1 - Episode 15)


    When Wade has a bad date with Natalie’s friend’s mother, Natalie ends up paying the price. Also, Forrest finds unusual ways to fill his time during his unemployment, and Ben has a conflict with his daughter Sahai’s basketball coach.

    The episode was rated 7.52 from 174 votes.

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    #19 - In Memory Of... (Season 2 - Episode 10)

    Natalie realizes that her memories of her mom are starting to fade when Michelle and Delia have a memorial to honor Wade’s wife. Also, Forrest and Ben get competitive when their kids enter a fundraising contest at school.

    The episode was rated 7.51 from 138 votes.

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    #20 - Work It (Season 2 - Episode 4)


    After Ben recommends Wade for a job on the same work site he's on, they are surprised by their wildly different professional styles. Also, Delia is struggling to not be so judgmental about how Michelle is raising her kids.

    The episode was rated 7.50 from 171 votes.


    Last updated: feb 08, 2023

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