The Cool Kids

The Cool Kids

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The Cool Kids is a comedy about a rowdy, rag-tag group of friends living in a retirement community who are willing to break every rule in order to have fun – because, at their age, what do they really have to lose? The Cool Kids premieres Friday, Sept. 28 at 8:30/7:30c on FOX.
The Cool Kids is a comedy about a rowdy, rag-tag group of friends living in a retirement community who are willing to break every rule in order to have fun – because, at their age, what do they really have to lose? The Cool Kids premieres Friday, Sept. 28 at 8:30/7:30c on FOX.

Season 1 (23 episodes)

  • 1. Pilot

    Original air date: 09/28/2018 Runtime: 22:25 min.

    Original air date: 09/28/2018 Runtime: 22:25 min. THE COOL KIDS follows a rowdy, rag-tag group of friends living in a retirement community. What unites them all is their shared belief that they're not done yet - not by a long shot. Growing old with dignity is for chumps. These "cool kids" are determined to make the third act of their lives the craziest one yet, and are willing to break every rule in order to have fun - because, at their age, what do they really have to lose?

  • 2. Margaret Turns 65

    Original air date: 10/05/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 10/05/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min. On her 65th birthday, Margaret doesn't feel like celebrating. However, Hank, Sid and Charlie insist on taking her out for a "good old-fashioned young person's night" at the local club, which leaves them all feeling older - and more hungover - than ever.

  • 3. A Date with Destiny

    Original air date: 10/12/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 10/12/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min. Charlie and Hank create online dating profiles, and to boost their egos, Sid pretends to be an interested woman. Of course, the plan quickly goes awry.

  • 4. Sid Comes Out

    Original air date: 10/19/2018 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 10/19/2018 Runtime: 22:26 min. Margaret is surprised to learn that Sid is not “out” to his visiting son and tries to convince him to come out to him. Meanwhile, Hank stubbornly refuses to admit he needs glasses, and Charlie tries to help him cheat his eye test.

  • 5. The Cool Kids Rig an Election

    Original air date: 11/02/2018 Runtime: 22:27 min.

    Original air date: 11/02/2018 Runtime: 22:27 min. Tired of "Gorgeous George" and his reign as activities coordinator, Hank backs Charlie and Margaret backs Sid for the position in the upcoming election, and it instantly turns dirty.

  • 6. TV Heist

    Original air date: 11/09/2018 Runtime: 22:22 min.

    Original air date: 11/09/2018 Runtime: 22:22 min. Hank and Margaret lose a cornhole competition to some resident cheaters and, as a result, miss out on the coveted prize - a new 65" flat screen TV. So, the gang attempts to steal the TV - which means breaking in to Allison's office after locking her and Sid in the sauna.

  • 7. Thanksgiving at Murray's

    Original air date: 11/16/2018 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 11/16/2018 Runtime: 22:26 min. When Margaret scores an invite to an exclusive foodie potluck for Thanksgiving, she takes Sid as her plus one, leaving Hank and Charlie to find a backup plan.

  • 8. Hank the Cradle Robber

    Original air date: 12/07/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 12/07/2018 Runtime: 22:16 min. When Hank starts dating a much younger woman, the gang suspects she may be a gold-digger taking advantage of him because of his age. But after rifling through her things, they fear this relationship could be something much worse - a pregnancy trap.

  • 9. Margaret Dates the Zodiac Killer

    Original air date: 12/14/2018 Runtime: 22:17 min.

    Original air date: 12/14/2018 Runtime: 22:17 min. Margaret begins dating Karl, a fellow resident who may or may not be the "Zodiac Killer."

  • 10. Funeral Crashers

    Original air date: 01/04/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 01/04/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min. When Hank finds out his ex-wife will be at a mutual friend's funeral, Margaret volunteers to be his "hype man" and lie about his success to impress her. Charlie and Sid love a good funeral, so they crash it against Hank's orders.

  • 11. Charlie's Angel

    Original air date: 01/11/2019 Runtime: 22:41 min.

    Original air date: 01/11/2019 Runtime: 22:41 min. Hank signs up to host a Shady Meadows closed-circuit TV show, but is quickly replaced by rising star Sid, who dishes out hot retirement home gossip on-air. Meanwhile Margaret helps Charlie woo a widow at her bereavement support group.

  • 12. Margaret Jr.

    Original air date: 02/01/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/01/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min. Margaret's daughter, MJ, turns up at Shady Meadows jobless, homeless and looking to be rescued. Meanwhile, Sid attempts to find his wok in Charlie's "hoarder paradise" of an apartment.

  • 13. Sid's First Relationship

    Original air date: 02/22/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/22/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min. The gang rallies around Sid to help him through his commitment issues to new beau John. Meanwhile, Margaret attempts to conquer her fear of flying by volunteering at the airport.

  • 14. The Cool Kids Plus One

    Original air date: 03/01/2019 Runtime: 22:27 min.

    Original air date: 03/01/2019 Runtime: 22:27 min. Margaret neglects the guys when her best friend, Joanie, comes to visit. When Joanie decides to move in to Shady Meadows, the guys devise a plan to convince her not to, but Hank gets distracted.

  • 15. Mentors

    Original air date: 03/08/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min.

    Original air date: 03/08/2019 Runtime: 22:26 min. As Hank and Margaret mentor an awkward high school student and help him decide on whether or not to go to the prom, Hank is forced to face a traumatic event that happened to him in high school. Meanwhile, Sid's boyfriend invites him to tour the wine country on bicycles, but Sid is mortified because he doesn't know how to ride a bike.

  • 16. The Cool Kids un-Retire

    Original air date: 03/15/2019 Runtime: 22:22 min.

    Original air date: 03/15/2019 Runtime: 22:22 min. While Sid is housesitting a fellow resident's gorgeous high-rise apartment, the Cool Kids get a taste of the good life - and a taste of Charlie's incredible cookies. But when Margaret decides to turn Charlie's creative cookie-making into a new business venture, everyone gets a bit carried away.

  • 17. Margaret Ups Her Game

    Original air date: 03/22/2019 Runtime: 22:27 min.

    Original air date: 03/22/2019 Runtime: 22:27 min. Margaret attempts to date the hottest guy in Shady Meadows, but can't seem to rid herself of clingy Leonard. Meanwhile, Hank tries to sell his erotic vampire novel, with the help of Sid's cousin.

  • 18. Sid's Ex-Wife

    Original air date: 03/29/2019 Runtime: 22:17 min.

    Original air date: 03/29/2019 Runtime: 22:17 min. When Sid's ex-wife, Bonnie, comes to visit Shady Meadows, Sid's new boyfriend, John, becomes uncomfortable with their close relationship. Meanwhile, Margaret, Charlie and Hank prepare to have the time of their lives at a Fleetwood Mac concert.

  • 19. Kip Samgood's Biggest Fan

    Original air date: 04/05/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 04/05/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min. Margaret helps Sid finally meet his teen idol, Kip Samgood. Meanwhile, Charlie ditches Hank to hang out with his girlfriend, Kathleen, so Hank goes to great lengths to get Charlie's attention.

  • 20. Indecent Proposal

    Original air date: 04/18/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 04/18/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min. In an attempt to date a guy way out of her league, Margaret pretends to be someone she's not. When Hank doesn't hear back from his doctor about a questionable mole, he's convinced his days are numbered, so Charlie helps him get his test results. Meanwhile, Sid avoids John, who has a very important question to ask him.

  • 21. Vegas, Baby!

    Original air date: 05/03/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 05/03/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min. Hank is excited to give his son the perfect wedding gift in Las Vegas, until he finds out Lorraine's boyfriend, Reggie, is paying for everything. Meanwhile, Margaret and Sid's luck at the blackjack table quickly takes a turn, and Charlie hopes his old Vegas connections will come through for him.

  • 22. The Friend-Aversary

    Original air date: 05/10/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min.

    Original air date: 05/10/2019 Runtime: 22:16 min. Hank, Charlie and Sid prepare their Friend-aversary party, and don't include Margaret. Noticing the tension between Hank and Sid, Margaret encourages Sid to speak up for himself. Meanwhile, Sid has his sights set on the patio for their party and attempts to convince the cat ladies to release it to them.

  • 101. First Look

    Original air date: 08/26/2018 Runtime: 1:34 min.

    Original air date: 08/26/2018 Runtime: 1:34 min. Sneak Peak with the Cast of The Cool Kids. The Cool Kids airs Fridays at 8:30/7:30c on FOX.