The One: Season 1

The One: Season 1

The One: Season 1

New sci-fi drama about a scientist who discovers a way to find the perfect partner through DNA tests, and creates a bold new matchmaking service.

One simple mouth swab is all it takes. A quick DNA test to find your perfect partner, the one you're genetically made for. A decade after scientists discover everyone has a gene they share with just one other person, millions have taken the test, desperate to find true love. But even soul mates have secrets...

2021UK
CrimeDrama

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
12 March 2021

Episode 1

As business booms at her DNA-based matchmaking service, co-creator and CEO Rebecca Webb seems unstoppable — until a body is found in the Thames.

EPISODE 1.2
12 March 2021

Episode 2

Facing a murder investigation, Rebecca and James reunite to get their stories straight. Hannah plays a dangerous game with Megan and Mark.

EPISODE 1.3
12 March 2021

Episode 3

Mark's birthday party for Hannah brings good — and very bad — surprises. Kate digs into Sophia's past. Rebecca plays hardball with James.

EPISODE 1.4
12 March 2021

Episode 4

Suspicious, Kate goads Rebecca at Ben's memorial service and pays an embarrassing price. Hannah tells Mark the truth about Megan.

EPISODE 1.5
12 March 2021

Episode 5

Fabio becomes a liability for Rebecca, leading to a risky bargain and a bittersweet reunion with Matheus. Hannah faces the consequences of her deceit.

EPISODE 1.6
12 March 2021

Episode 6

Rebecca schemes to stay CEO — and out of jail — while a new threat rises. Sebastian makes a confession to Kate, while Mark wrestles with his own desires.

EPISODE 1.7
12 March 2021

Episode 7

Nudged by Kate, Matheus begins to doubt Rebecca. Mark makes a choice, and a betrayal. Sophia tells the truth about her mother's crash.

EPISODE 1.8
12 March 2021

Episode 8

Flashbacks reveal dark secrets of Ben's death. Megan seizes a chance for revenge. Rebecca's happily ever after suffers a heartbreaking blow.

The One: Season 1 / Reviews

Stuff

Stuff

That doesn't mean it's not entertaining... but whether it's a dalliance that will leave you satisfied after near six-hours investment, I'm not so sure.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Seems like eight episodes of missed opportunities, regardless of how well the formula takes hold.

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CNN

CNN

Feels like several different stories in one, none of them wholly satisfying...

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

The slick show misses many opportunities to explore its interesting premise.

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Perhaps I'd feel differently if Ware had a little more fun as the ruthless boss with no scruples.

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