ABC Upcoming Episode Press Releases - Various Shows - w/e 6th April 2014 By DarkUFO (March 17, 2014, 9:30 pm)
Suburgatory, The Middle, Nashville, The Neighbors, The Goldbergs
Mixology - Episode 1.06 - Tom & Maya II
"Tom & Maya Part II" - Things are going surprisingly well with Tom and Maya, Bruce and Cal could not be more proud, until they see Laura, Tom's ex-fiance, enter the bar. The guys try to make a quick exit strategy but when their plan fails, Maya has a few tricks up her sleeve that may help. Meanwhile, Liv is in awe of Jessica and Fab's ability to flirt with guys, so she asks for some pointers, and Kacey and Ron have a run in with a group of sexy firemen, on Mixology," WEDNESDAY APRIL 2 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"Mixology" stars Adam Campbell ("Epic Movie") as Ron, Adan Canto ("The Following") as Dominic, Alexis Carra ("Incredible Girl") as Jessica, Craig Frank ("8.13") as Cal, Ginger Gonzaga ("Legit") as Maya, Blake Lee ("Parks and Recreation") as Tom, Vanessa Lengies ("Glee") as Kacey, Andrew Santino ("Punk'd") as Bruce, Frankie Shaw ("Blue Mountain State") as Fabienne and Kate Simses ("What's Your Number") as Liv.
Guest starring TBA.
"Tom & Maya Part II" is written by Vali Chandrasekaran and directed by Richie Keen.
The Neighbors - Episode 2.21 - All That Jazzy Jeff
“All That Jazzy Jeff” – Larry’s good-looking brother, DJ Jazzy Jeff, arrives in the community and tells everyone he is just there to visit his family, but in reality, he is secretly working with his father to bring everyone home to Zabvron. Will he succeed with their plan? Meanwhile, Amber has a new college boyfriend and finally confides in Debbie. Will she be able to keep Amber’s confidence? “The Neighbors” airs FRIDAY, APRIL 4 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“The Neighbors” stars Jami Gertz as Debbie Weaver, Lenny Venito as Marty Weaver, Simon Templeman as Larry Bird, Toks Olagundoye as Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Clara Mamet as Amber Weaver, Tim Jo as Reggie Jackson, Ian Patrick as Dick Butkus, Max Charles as Max Weaver and Isabella Cramp as Abby Weaver.
Guest starring are Joshua Sasse as DJ Jazzy Jeff, George Takei as Grandfather, Rosalind Chao as Barb Hartley, Megan Park as Jane, Travis Caldwell as Zak, Katherine Tokarz as Mary Lou retton, Patrick O’Sullivan as Johnny Unitas and Nick Eldredge as High Pants.
“All That Jazzy Jeff” was written by Dan Fogelman and directed by Joe Penella.
The Middle - Episode 5.18 - The Smell - Press Release
“The Smell” – After being goaded by his friend Bill Norwood into taking an assistant coaching position on the girls soccer team that Sue is now a member of, Bill has to back out of his duties due to work, and Mike becomes the new head coach but discovers that the girls care more about their various personal issues then the game itself. Meanwhile, after discovering that a mysteriously hideous smell in the house is emanating from Brick, Frankie must attempt to introduce her pungent son to better hygiene, and Axl is completely perplexed by a picture Cassidy painted for him as to whether it means they are still together as a couple or broken up, on “The Middle,” WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“The Middle” stars Patricia Heaton as Frankie, Neil Flynn as Mike, Charlie McDermott as Axl, Eden Sher as Sue and Atticus Shaffer as Brick.
Guest starring are Pat Finn as Bill Norwood, Alphonso McAuley as Hutch, Galadriel Stineman as Cassidy, Schuyler Helford as Chloe, Katie Gill as Danica, Meghan Falcone as Paige, Leslie-Anne Huff as Renee, Tabitha Morella as Lauren, Evie Thompson as April, Cristina Cibrian as Haley, Hayley Holmes as Nikki, Nicole Cohen as Sydney, Elizabeth Small as Amber, Kelly Washington as Jordan, Chris Coppola as Gene, Jill Benjamin as Sydney’s mom, Kurt Scholler as Haley’s dad, Doug Morency as Jordan’s dad, Jeanne Taylor as Lauren’s mom, Tommy Bechtold as Kenny and Miya Horcher as Janie.
”The Smell” was written by Roy Brown and directed by Phil Traill.
Trophy Wife - Episode 1.18 - Couples Therapy
“Couples Therapy” – When Pete swaps out his chili for Kate’s at the school frontier fundraiser, Diane confronts him and he concocts a story about how he and Kate are going to couples counseling. Meanwhile, Meg relaxes at the Harrison’s house and becomes an object of fascination for Warren and Hillary, on “Trophy Wife,” TUESDAY, APRIL 1 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“Trophy Wife” stars Malin Akerman as Kate, Bradley Whitford as Pete, Michaela Watkins as Jackie, Natalie Morales as Meg, Ryan Lee as Warren, Bailee Madison as Hillary, Albert Tsai as Bert and Marcia Gay Harden as Diane.
Guest cast in “Couples Therapy” includes Paul Brittain as Tevin, Cleo Anthony as Don, Mike Stutz as Friar, Jocelyn Ayanna as Glenda, Stephen Taylor as Waiter, Euruamis Losada as Rogelio, Jossara Jinaro as Serafina and Monique Barajas as Josefina.
“Couples Therapy” was written and directed by Gail Lerner.
The Goldbergs - Episode 1.19 - The President's Fitness Test
“The President’s Fitness Test” – Adam is terrified of the upcoming Presidential Physical fitness test so Beverly decides to write him a note to get out of the test. The plan backfires when the gym teacher declares the only way to excuse Adam is a Presidential pardon and soon finds Beverly on a mission. Meanwhile, Erica’s French pen pal Fanny comes to visit and Barry begs Erica to help him learn French to impress her, on “The Goldbergs,” TUESDAY, APRIL 1 (9:01-9:31 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“The Goldbergs” stars Wendi McLendon-Covey (“Bridesmaids”) as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt (“Ratatouille”) as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile (“Good Luck Chuck”) as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia (“The X Factor”) as Erica Goldberg, with George Segal (“Don’t Shoot Me”) as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) as Murray Goldberg.
Guest starring is Bryan Callen as Coach Miller, Bella Dayne as Fanny, David Hornsby as Kyle, Mason Cook as Tyler, Cooper Roth as JC Spink and Sean Conroy as SkyCap.
“The President’s Fitness Test” was written by Chris Bishop & Aaron Kaczander and directed by Victor Nelli.
Suburgatory - Episode 3.09 - The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth
DALLAS AND TESSA PAY A VISIT TO THE SOUTH, WHILE GEORGE, NOAH AND FRED GO ON A GROUPER, ON ABC’S “SUBURGATORY”
“The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth” – When Dallas’s mother passes away, she recruits Tessa to take a trip to the South with her to attend the funeral. During the trip, Dallas confronts her rivalry with her sister and her feelings toward her mother. Meanwhile, George, Noah and Fred go on a grouper that results in a stalker for Fred, on “Suburgatory,” WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“Suburgatory” stars Jeremy Sisto as George Altman, Jane Levy as Tessa Altman, Carly Chaikin as Dalia Royce, Allie Grant as Lisa Shay, Chris Parnell as Fred Shay, Ana Gasteyer as Sheila Shay and Cheryl Hines as Dallas Royce.
“The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth” guest stars include Alan Tudyk as Noah Werner, Bryson Barretto as Victor, Jenn Lyon as Georgia, Julia Duffy as Emmaline, Brett Rice as Hubba, Alexandria Deberry as Savannah, Deborah Baker, Jr. as Sunset-Laemmle, Amanda Schull as Linda, Dawn Michaels as Rochelle, Elizabeth Sandy as Tiffany, Chad Gall as EMT and Parker Young as Ryan Shay.
“The Ballad of Piggy Duckworth” was written by Brian Chamberlayne and directed by Stuart McDonald.
Nashville - Episode 2.19 - Crazy
“Crazy” – Maddie’s news goes viral and stirs a media frenzy including being a “Hot Topic” on “The View,” and the real-life Ladies of “The View”— Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy and Barbara Walters guest-star as themselves. Rayna tries to manage the fallout by going on “Good Morning America” and real-life anchor Robin Roberts guest stars as herself. When Juliette faces more empty seats on her tour, she reaches out to Charlie Wentworth (Charlie Bewley) for a favor, and Scarlett’s mother, Beverly (Dana Wheeler-Nicolson), surprises her daughter in San Francisco, but things do not go well, on “Nashville,” APRIL 2 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
“Nashville” stars Connie Britton as Rayna Jaymes, Hayden Panettiere as Juliette Barnes, Eric Close as Teddy Conrad, Charles Esten as Deacon Claybourne, Clare Bowen as Scarlett O’Connor, Jonathan Jackson as Avery Barkley, Sam Palladio as Gunnar Scott, Chris Carmack as Will Lexington, Maisy Stella as Daphne Conrad and Lennon Stella as Maddie Conrad.
Guest starring Judith Hoag as Tandy Hampton, Chaley Rose as Zoey, Ed Amatrudo as Glenn Goodman, David Alford as Bucky Dawes, Will Chase as Luke Wheeler, Charlie Bewley as Charlie Wentworth, Dana Wheeler-Nicolson as Beverly O’Connor, and Lyle Friedrichs as Journalist.
“Crazy” was written by Debra Fordham and directed by Jean de Segonzac.