Lizzy is thrown for a loop when Prudence and all of her belongings move into the apartment she shares with Luke. Once there, Prudence pushes Lizzy to deal with some repressed emotions by cleaning out a closet filled with her ex-girlfriend's things. Meanwhile, Prudence's marionette puppets cause Luke some sleepless nights.
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 1 Episode 2 of One Big Happy was watched by 3,790,000 viewers, resulting in a 1.20 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, all grown up and still single, they've decided to start a family of their own. No, not like that (there are some lines even they won't cross) - we're talking the non-romantic, go-to-the-doctor's-office type of baby-making.
Then one night, after yet another failed attempt at conception, the two head out to a bar to let off some steam. That's where Luke meets Prudence, a free-spirited British girl who's slated to go back to England in a matter of days. Lizzy isn't a huge fan - it might have something to do with Prudence waltzing around their apartment naked - but Luke really hits it off with her... and next thing he knows, they're spending every last minute of her limited time together. But just as Lizzy discovers that she's actually pregnant, Luke announces that he and Prudence got married. Ta-da! A different kind of family is born.
One Big Happy - Out of the Closet Synopsis and Schedule