Happy! 1x01 (2017)

 

Happy Season 1

An injured hitman befriends a perky blue horse.

 

 

Episode 1:  Saint Nick

Nick Sax is a drunken and corrupt former cop who becomes a hit man, and who is adrift in a world of casual murder, soulless sex and betrayal. After a job goes wrong, his inebriated life is forever changed by a small, relentlessly positive, imaginary winged horse named Happy.

 

Episode 2:  What Smiles are for

Sax crashes a high-stakes poker game to win guns and cash for an escape from New York as Happy tries to convince him he’s a father; ex-wife Amanda and ex-lover Merry team up to rescue Hailey.

 

Episode 3:  When Christmas Was Christmas

Sax journeys through a dark past while he and Happy track his daughter; Merry and Amanda make a chilling discovery; Very Bad Santa coerces information out of Hailey about her dad.

 

Episode 4:  Year of the Horse

Sax and Happy follow their fortunes to Chinatown; Blue’s sister shows up seeking revenge for the murder of her sons; Merry’s search draws her ever closer to Very Bad Santa.

 

Episode 5:  White Sauce? Hot Sauce?

Following a destructive family reunion, Sax and Happy go their separate ways; Merry is under investigation by Internal Affairs; Hailey and children are introduced to a far more terrifying prison

 

Episode 6:  The Scrapyard of Childish Things

Sax and Happy embark on lonely journey in which Sax stumbles on a new plan to negotiate for his daughter’s release; Happy takes solace in the welcoming arms of another Imaginary Friend

 

Episode 7:  Destroyer of Worlds

Finally reunited, Sax and Happy make one last push to save Hailey, Amanda pursues a dangerous lead all by herself and Blue and Isabella come to blows over a dark family secret.

 

Episode 8:  I Am the Future

Season 1 Finale: With Christmas approaching, Sax and Happy are locked in a climatic confrontation to rescue Hailey from Very Bad Santa’s lair and Merry sets out to save Amanda from a far more powerful foe.