The Best Episodes of Happily Divorced
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2019
Fran deals with dating after finding out her realtor husband of 18 years is gay. Fran juggles her new relationships, while still living under the same roof with her ex-husband. The cast is rounded out by Fran’s best friend Judi, her parents Dori and Glen and her flower delivery employee Cesar.
#2 - The Burial Plotz
Season 2 - Episode 4
After the roof crashes in at Frantastic Flowers, Fran pays for the repairs by selling Peter's spot in the family burial plot. The move upsets Peter, forcing Fran to get creative if she ever wants to rest in peace again.
#3 - Peter Comes Out, Again
Season 2 - Episode 2
Fran is shocked to discover that Peter is not out to his family so, when his brother Matthew is in town, she pushes him to finally come out. Once Matthew realizes that Fran is single, things between them heat up.
#4 - Newman vs. Newman
Season 2 - Episode 6
After a big blowout with her husband, Dori moves into Fran and Peter's house. With Glen and Dori unwilling to resolve their fight, Fran steps in to get her parents back together.
#5 - Daddy's Girl
Season 2 - Episode 3
When Glen mistakes a dying battery for a cricket in his phone, Fran worries that her father is finally getting old... But when he buys a motorcycle, Fran is afraid that he may have finally lost his mind.
#7 - Vegas Baby
Season 1 - Episode 9
After a chance meeting, Fran gives Elliot an ultimatum: Rendezvous with her in Vegas or lose her for good. But when Fran and Peter's wild night leads to unexpected consequences, Fran's chance at love may be jeopardized forever.
#8 - The Reunion
Season 2 - Episode 1
Fran has no interest in facing her old nemesis at her college reunion, until she runs into Elliot and he agrees to be her faux fiance for the night. What could go wrong? After all, they're just friends... or are they?
#9 - Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place (1)
Season 2 - Episode 12
Fran meets an adorable New Yorker named Frankie (Ralph Macchio), who is opening a pizza parlor in LA. Just as Fran and Frankie start to get romantic, Elliot pops back into Fran's life and says he is finally ready to commit.
#11 - Fran-alyze This
Season 2 - Episode 10
Peter sets up Fran for a date with a psychologist, which just pushes her back to Elliot. Elliot asks Fran to join him at therapy to work on his commitment issues, but the therapist (who turns out to be Fran's failed date) is more interested in helping Fran figure out why she pursues unavailable men like Elliot.
#12 - A Date With Destiny
Season 1 - Episode 4
Fran comes across some old love letters from her high school boyfriend and decides to contact him. The guy is perfect and Fran believes it was meant to be, until he reveals a secret of his own.
#13 - Someone Wants Me
Season 1 - Episode 7
Fran runs into Elliot and realizes she still isn't over him which prompts her to try online dating. She can't stop thinking about Elliot so she decides to pursue him again but it leads to an awkward situation at his house.
#14 - Adventure Man
Season 2 - Episode 7
Fran's romance with an outdoorsman is met with skepticism by Peter and her family, but a weekend camping trip should prove whether he's Mr. Right—or Mr. Wrong.
#16 - Sleeping with the Enemy
Season 2 - Episode 23
Fran saves her neighbor's life and imagines the debt between them will be settled, but letting it go is easier said than done.
#17 - Mother's Day
Season 2 - Episode 9
When Fran forgets to make Mother's Day brunch reservations, an old friend suggests she make it up to her mother by spending a day having fun with her. But Fran quickly realizes that her mothers idea of fun is very different from her own.
#18 - Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place (2)
Season 2 - Episode 13
When Fran finds herself torn between Elliot and Frankie, she realizes she has to finally make a choice between her two suitors. She feels confident about the choice until Peter's new boss makes her question the decision.
#19 - The Biggest Chill
Season 2 - Episode 19
When Judi's college boyfriend shows up to rekindle their romance years after he left her, Fran pushes Judi to pursue it. When he stands Judi up again, they assume he's back to his old tricks or is there another explanation?
#21 - Swimmers and Losers
Season 2 - Episode 5
As Fran comes to terms with the fact that she wont have kids, she decides to embrace the next exciting chapter of her life with Peter. But when Peter agrees to donate sperm so an old friend can have kids, Fran wonders if she closed that chapter too soon.
#22 - Happily Divorced... With Children
Season 2 - Episode 22
When Fran agrees to watch Cesar's son and Neil's daughter, she thinks parenting will be a piece of cake. But when the two teens start acting out, Fran wonders if she is cut out to be a nanny.
#24 - For Better or For Worse
Season 2 - Episode 24
Fran follows up a startling encounter with her neighbor with an unannounced trip to London to visit her fiancé, Elliot, but she's the one who's in for a surprise.
#25 - I Wanna Be Alone
Season 1 - Episode 6
When Fran wins a cruise for two and decides to go alone, much to Peter and Judy's dismay, she soon realizes being alone isnt all its cracked up to be. Meanwhile, Dori sets out to be the next Doris Roberts when she performs in a local community show.