When Grace gets the lead in the school musical, Wade realizes that the teachers are giving her special treatment after he hears her sing; Michelle and Ben persuade Delia and Forrest to volunteer for snack bar duty at a school function.
Season 1 Episode 5 of The Unicorn was watched by 5,870,000 viewers, resulting in a 0.80 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
A tight-knit group of friends and family band together to help Wade embrace his new normal in the wake of the loss of his wife a year earlier. As a sometimes ill-equipped but always devoted single parent to his two adolescent daughters, he is taking the major step of dating again. To Wade's amazement, he's a hot commodity with women, and his friends explain that he's the perfect single guy: employed, attractive and with a proven track record of commitment. With his daughters and best friends rooting him on and hoping he'll find happiness, Wade and his healing heart are ready to try life and love again.