Creators: Tucker Cawley. 2019 TV-PG 1 Season Sitcoms. He accidentally staples Don's head and falls off the roof unconscious. Matt finds out about Emmy's job offer and worries about whether or not to propose. Don and Nancy go on their first date, but Nancy feels he is not over Margaret. The series premiered on Netflix on November 28, 2019, and consisted of eight episodes. Don breaks the tradition to watch the game with Nancy, who he comes on strong to, and clashes with her son. 1 Biography 2 Appearance 3 Personality 4 Sexuality 4.1 Reaction 5 Relationships 5.1 Alan 6 Tropes 7 See Also This section is in need of major improvement. Emmy finds out how Don got her new job, which leads her to leverage her old job to get a better position - which is in London. Emmy Quinn is back in Philly from LA with her boyfriend to meet her family. Merry Happy Whatever is an American comedy streaming television series starring Dennis Quaid. Matt learns he has been chosen for a huge gig. Matt decides to get serious about his music and move back to LA and pursue a solo career. A Season 2 of Merry Happy Whatever hasn't yet been announced, but if there is one, Tisdale is definitely on board to return. Amidst all the laughter, Kayla, one of the Quinn siblings, realizes that she's gay and tries to figure out how to come out to her family. Starring: Dennis Quaid, Bridgit Mendler, Brent Morin. Matt and Emmy clash over life plans. #merryhappywhatever", Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes, Don't F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer, Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Merry_Happy_Whatever&oldid=994749273, 2010s American surreal comedy television series, English-language Netflix original programming, Short description is different from Wikidata, Pages using infobox television with editor parameter, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Twas the Night Before the 4th Night of Hanukkah 25m. Season 1 of Merry Happy Whatever ends with Matt winning the family over, and Emmy and him engaged. Sean Jr. announces his beliefs. Matt is determined to impress Emmy's crazy family, led by Don, whom everyone is scared of. #MerryHappyWhatever coming to @netflix", "Netflix Orders 'Merry Happy Whatever' Comedy Series Starring Dennis Quaid From Tucker Cawley & Kapital", "Merry Happy Whatever: Netflix Taps Dennis Quaid for Christmas Series", "Dennis Quaid to Star on Netflix Christmas Comedy Series 'Merry Happy Whatever, "Merry Happy Whatever season 2 Netflix release date: Will there be another series? Sean tells Don about his job, which makes him learn to be supportive. The family learns that Don is dating again and interested in Nancy, who are supportive to him. "I really respected and cared about the character, I wanted to make it authentic. [8] The pair seeks Don's permission to get married. Christmas Day- Nancy gives Don a Christmas gift, to which Don overreacts to and scares away Nancy. Joy gets into a wreck at the mall parking lot with an old lady, who helps her realize to appreciate her family. [13][14], 2019 American comedy streaming television series, "November on @netflix #MerryHappyWhatever", "NOVEMBER 28th!!!!! Kayla puts her sadness into organizing the family’s yearly caroling night. It also tracks the dissolution of Emmy's sister Kayla's marriage and her coming out as gay, and the possible romance between Kayla and her ex-husband's assistant — or her dating life more generally — could be an interesting point to explore in a future season. But the celebrations aren't the only reason fans are falling in love with the show: Amid all the yuletide festivities, one of the main characters (Kayla, played by former Disney queen Ashley Tisdale) ends things with her husband and tells her family she's gay. Joy and Todd end up confronting Don telling him that he micro-manages his family, which sends him to LA to try to bring Matt and Emmy together again. Kayla tries to flirt with the female barista, which does not go well. Tisdale plays the role of Kayla Quinn, daughter of Don and a real estate agent, who was yet to reveal her homosexuality to her family. Alan reunites with Kayla. Matt joins forces with the Outlaws. As Pop Sugar noted, Tisdale posted to her Insta story and talked about her role as Kayla in the forthcoming Netflix series Merry Happy Whatever. In fact, a bunch of fans have tweeted that the moment when Kayla comes out to her entire family reminds them of their own journeys. Merry Happy Whatever (TV Series 2019– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Kayla has Emmy give her a makeover, wanting to be a new person. This page was last edited on 17 December 2020, at 10:03. Merry Happy Whatever is even inspiring fans to follow in Kayla's footsteps by embracing their own identities — so much so, at least one fan said they came out to their own family because of the positive role model Kayla was to them. Don returns home for tradition and lets Patsy put the star on the tree. The Outlaws meet at the bar where Joy sees that Sean isn’t really at work, who later confesses to her that he lost his job and has been scared to tell anyone, including Don. Kayla's journey is filled with both funny moments and heartfelt ones, making it a storyline that's resonating with lots of fans at home. Patsy and Todd announce her pregnancy. Kayla from Merry Happy Whatever or Jenny from Carol's Second Act? Matt moves in with Joy and Sean, who welcome his help. First scene. Emmy's sister, Patsy, is trying to be their mother, who has died, for everyone. Not only are fans loving Tisdale as Kayla, but they're also appreciating the depiction of the coming-out experience. 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