NICK AND THE BOYS WANT TO SKIP ANGELA'S GRANDMOTHER'S BIRTHDAY PARTY IN ORDER TO WATCH THE SUPER BOWL -- UNTIL THE CABLE GOES OUT -- ON ABC'S "COMPLETE SAVAGES"
Shelley Long and June Lockhart Reprise Their Respective Roles as Angela's Mother and Grandmother
"Bad Reception" - Sam asks Nick and the boys to finally meet his girlfriend Angela's family at her grandmother's birthday party, but they opt to stay home and watch the Super Bowl instead. When their cable goes out in the middle of the game, however, they go over to the quiet birthday party and turn it into their annual Savage Super Bowl Party. Meanwhile, Sam has put together a birthday surprise for Angela's grandmother, which doesn't quite turn out as planned, on "Complete Savages," FRIDAY, JUNE 10 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Starring in "Complete Savages" are Keith Carradine as Nick, Andrew Eiden as Sam, Shaun Sipos as Jack, Erik von Detten as Chris, Evan Ellingson as Kyle, Jason Dolley as T.J. and Vincent Ventresca as Jimmy.
Guest-starring in "Bad Reception" are Autumn Reeser as Angela, Shelley Long as Judy, Lane Davies as Jeff, June Lockhart as Grammy Na-Na, Rolonda Watts as Claire, Eric Dickerson as himself, Sara Michelle Ben Av as bikini girl and Richard Halpern as George Bush voice over.
"Bad Reception" was written by Donick Cary and directed by Bill Shea.
"Complete Savages" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound.
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