Atypical is a Netflix comedy-drama that depicts the life of Sam Gardner, an 18-year-old boy on the autism spectrum. His mom has trouble finding a job after being his guardian for so long and starts an affair with a local bartender. On the other hand, his father has always had a hard time connecting with Sam. So, when Sam approaches him saying that he wants to date, Doug is thrilled. With the help of his friends and family, Sam begins to learn the social nuances of dating. However, everyone’s life is turned upside down when they discover who he wants to date.
The final 10 episodes of the show will premiere in 2021.