Episodes: 38 (hour).
TV show dates: August 10, 2017 — July 9, 2021.
Series status: Ended.
Performers include: Keir Gilchrist, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Rapaport, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Amy Okuda, Nik Dodani, Jenna Boyd, Christina Offley, Wendy Braun, Gino Montesino, and Rachel Ashley Redleaf.
TV show description:
A coming of age comedy from Robia Rashid, the Atypical TV series centers on Sam (Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum. Sam is looking for love and a new level of autonomy.
While he embarks on his new journey, with the help of his therapist Julia (Okuda), Sam’s mother Elsa (Leigh), father Doug (Rapaport), and sister Casey (Lundy-Paine) have to learn to come to terms with what his quest for romance and independence means for them. The story also explores what being “normal” truly means.
Episode #38 — Dessert at Olive Garden
Sam deals with a big disappointment, Casey clashes with Elsa over college plans, and a recurring dream vexes Doug.
First aired: July 9, 2021.
What do you think? Do you like the Atypical TV series? Should this TV show have ended or been renewed for a fifth season on Netflix?