KLUTZY JANE RE-JOINS THE OFFICE KICKBALL TEAM IN ORDER TO THWART DAUGHTER
ANNIE FROM QUITTING KARATE, EMILY AND JASON BECOME CONCERNED OVER SON
BILL'S IMAGINARY FRIEND, AND ROSEMARY RUNS A PARENTING SEMINAR,
ON ABC'S "IN THE MOTHERHOOD"
"Practice What You Preach" � In order to thwart daughter Annie from quitting karate class, a terminally klutzy Jane re-joins the office kickball team to prove that quitters never win. Meanwhile, Emily and Jason become concerned when Bill's imaginary friend becomes malicious, and Rosemary runs a coffee shop parenting seminar -- featuring her unorthodox baby-whispering skills -- on "In the Motherhood," THURSDAY, APRIL 16 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"In the Motherhood" stars Cheryl Hines as Jane, Jessica St. Clair as Emily, Horatio Sanz as Horatio, RonReaco Lee as Jason and Megan Mullally as Rosemary.
Guest starring are Bella Thorne as Annie, Sayeed Shahidi as Bill, Yara Shahidi as Esther, Rachael Harris as Blair, Tig Notaro as Rhoda, Ken Marino as Shep, Liz Cackowski as Gretchen, Davin Ransom as little boy, Katrina C. Johnson as Lyla, Rebecca Sage Allen as Alison, Robin Shorr as Susan, Martha Boles as Rebecca and Hannah Wall as pre-teen Jane.
"Practice What You Preach" was written by Liz Cackowski & Maggie Carey and directed by Jamie Babbit.
"In the Motherhood" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning. A TV parental guideline will be posted closer to airdate.
This episode of "In the Motherhood" will be available on ABC.com the day after airing on the network for users to watch online.