With the New Year come new opportunities including a chance for David Murray (Justin Bartha) and his significant other Bryan Collins (Andrew Rannells) to become matchmakers in the upcoming ‘The New Normal’ episode ‘The Goldie Rush.’ David and Bryan attempt to set up Gary (Michael Hitchcock) from Expanding Families with Bryan’s ex-boyfriend and playboy Monty (‘White Collar’s Matt Bomer), but exes have a tendency to open old wounds. Why did Bryan break up with the blue-eye cutie? It turns out Monty cheated on Bryan with a woman (Cartermatt.com). Has Bryan forgiven Monty for what he did? Will Monty cause David to have insecure feelings about his relationship with Bryan? The guys’ matchmaking become a problem when Monty decides he wants a family of his own and will ask Goldie Clemmons (Georgia King) to be his surrogate (Spoilersguide.com). Will Goldie accept? Or will she turn Monty down? What will David and Bryan do to Monty when they find out?
Meanwhile, Goldie’s daughter Shania (Bebe Wood) begins to have problems with mean girls at school, and she goes to Rocky (NeNe Leakes) and her grandmother Jane Forrest (Ellen Barkin) for help (Spoilersguide.com). What advice will Rocky and Jane give to Shania? How much trouble will this assistance get Shania into? Whatever advice they give, it is sure to be something the mean girls will never forget.
Insidetv reveals Mark Consuelos and John Stamos will be guest starring in the episode ‘Gaydar.’ Rocky will develop a crush on Consuelos, who plays on Bryan’s show Sing. Jane questions a coworker’s (Stamos) sexuality.
For Charlotte viewers, ‘The New Normal’ returns on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 9:30 pm on NBC, channel 4.