Close Enough: Season 1

Close Enough: Season 1

Close Enough: Season 1

Absurd, surreal take on transitioning from 20-something to 30-something. Centres on a married couple juggling parenthood, friendship, ham theft, stripper clowns and choosing the right day care. From J.G. Quintel, creator of Cartoon Network's Regular Show.

2020USACartoon Network Studios
AnimatedComedy

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
14 September 2020

Quilty Pleasures

While working on Candice's class quilt, Josh and Emily get trapped in the underbelly of the Los Angeles fabric district, while Alex and Bridgette prove to be incompetent babysitters.

EPISODE 1.2
14 September 2020

Logan's Run'd / Room Parents

In a last-ditch attempt to prove they can still party, Emily, Josh, and Alex follow Bridgette to a hot new nightclub. When Josh volunteers at Candice's school, Emily becomes suspicious that another parent is trying... MORE to seduce him.

EPISODE 1.3
14 September 2020

Skate Dad / 100% No Stress Day

Struggling to bond with Candice, Josh goes all out to become the world's best skate dad. The roommates work together to give Emily a stress-free day but are promptly sidetracked by shady characters from Alex's... MORE past.

EPISODE 1.4
14 September 2020

Prank War / Cool Moms

Bridgette and Emily are put in danger when Josh attempts to prove he's the king of pranks. Emily tries to roll with the "cool moms" at Candice's school, while Josh and Alex help Randy find... MORE his mom.

EPISODE 1.5
14 September 2020

Robot Tutor / Golden Gamer

The roommates' tropical vacation is derailed by Candice's tutoring needs. When Josh attempts to finish a video game, he must confront an inner demon. Alex tries to win his students' respect.

EPISODE 1.6
14 September 2020

So Long Boys / Clap Like This

When Emily has a pregnancy scare, Josh considers a vasectomy as Alex embraces fatherhood. Josh finally sells a video game and gets to experience how the other half lives, while birthday girl Bridgette is forced... MORE to get a real job.

EPISODE 1.7
14 September 2020

First Date / Snailin' It

While Josh and Emily try to rekindle their relationship, Alex acts as Bridgette's wingman on a horrifying double date. Overwhelmed with work, Emily goes to extreme lengths to make time for Candice.

EPISODE 1.8
14 September 2020

The Canine Guy

After a fight with Alex, Josh befriends a talking dog. Meanwhile, Emily and Bridgette receive inspiration from "Weird Al" Yankovic on a songwriting retreat in the forest.

Close Enough: Season 1 / Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Without loving Close Enough, I found the show close enough to effective that the eight episodes I watched went by quickly. I'll be curious to see how the series and Quintel continue to evolve and mature.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Combined with the truth of a lost social contract allowing a clear path to stability and security, Close Enough has the potential to be a defining show of the 2020s.

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Collider

Collider

Close Enough is a departure from Quintel's Regular Show in a number of ways, but the heart and humor serve as the connective threads.

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IGN

IGN

Its many nostalgia-based in-jokes may not be able to lure in viewers on either side of its tightly targeted demographic, but if you fit in that range, it's effective and entertaining.

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