Season 3 begins with Matt fighting for custody of his children and trying to convince his ex-wife to forgive him for sleeping with his stalker. Meanwhile, Sean and Beverly get back together but soon discover that old wounds don't heal so easily, especially when new secrets are revealed about their time apart. At the network, Carol's ambitions are dealt a cruel blow.
Matt continues to fight for custody of his kids, but getting a DUI with them in the car makes the situation more difficult. Meanwhile, Sean learns that Beverly spent the night with ruggedly handsome Rob; and Carol falls under the spell of her charismatic new boss.
Matt tries to get Sean and Beverly to kill him off on "Pucks," so he can pursue an exciting career opportunity. Meanwhile, Sean and Beverly try to reignite a romantic spark in their relationship; and Castor struggles with plunging ratings and his dire mental state.
Matt's career takes an unexpected and unwelcome turn when he goes to appear on "The Tonight Show." Meanwhile, Merc pitches new shows to Carol.
The future of "Pucks!" is in jeopardy as the network hosts its annual party for the press. Meanwhile, Sean and Beverly visit a sex therapist; and Merc Lapidus steals all of his blind ex-wife's artwork, but Matt comes to her rescue.
"Pucks!" is pulled from the schedule, even though it is not officially cancelled, and everyone reacts in different ways. Sean goes into denial, while Beverly mentally starts packing her bags. As for Matt, he finds solace in the arms of a 19-year-old fan.
Beverly prepares to return to England, while Sean hangs onto hopes of keeping his Hollywood dream alive. Meanwhile, Matt is crushed to learn that his former stalker is no longer obsessed with him; and Carol is equally despondent when her dreams for a future with Castor are dashed.
Everyone becomes focused on what they will do next when filming on "Pucks!" comes to an end.
Series 3 concludes with Matt learning that NBC expects him to audition for the lead in a new drama pilot. Meanwhile, Beverly struggles to keep Sean on course and return to London when interest in "The Opposite of Us" intensifies.