or


GOLDBERGS, THE
Air Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time Slot: 8:00 PM-8:30 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#601) "Sixteen Candles"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

SEASON PREMIERE

ADAM CAN'T BELIEVE HIS FAMILY FORGOT HIS (BLEEP!) BIRTHDAY ON THE SEASON PREMIERE OF ABC'S 'THE GOLDBERGS,' WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26

Hit Comedy Series Continues Its Movie Homage Tradition With a Nod to the John Hughes Classic

"Sixteen Candles" - It's Adam's 16th birthday, but his parents are too distracted by Barry and Lainey's engagement and Erica's band ambitions to remember their youngest son's big day. But the situation presents an opportunity for Adam to ask Erica to put him on the high school social map. Meanwhile, Beverly thinks she can scare Barry and Lainey straight with the reality of being adults, on the season premiere of "The Goldbergs," WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"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, Sam Lerner as Geoff Schwartz, with George Segal ("Just Shoot Me") as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin ("Curb Your Enthusiasm") as Murray Goldberg.

Guest starring is AJ Michalka as Lainey, Kenny Ridwan as Dave Kim, David Koechner as Bill Lewis, Alison Rich as Valley Erica, Sean Marquette as Johnny Atkins, Niko Guardado as Ruben Amaro, Jr., Stephanie Katherine Grant as Emmy, Alex Jennings as Carla and Marques Ray as Casino Dealer.

"Sixteen Candles" was written by Alex Barnow and directed by Lew Schneider.

Adam F. Goldberg, Doug Robinson, Alex Barnow, Chris Bishop, Lew Schneider, David Guarascio and Andrew Secunda are executive producers. "The Goldbergs" is produced by Happy Madison, DR Productions and Adam F. Goldberg Productions, in association with Sony Pictures Television.

"The Goldbergs" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned to this episode at a later date.

Share |







GOLDBERGS, THE (ABC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
9/24/13 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (fall 2018)
TIME SLOT:
wednesdays from 8:00 PM-8:30 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
6 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, May 2017) The VCR-loving, mixtape-making, spandex-wearing Goldbergs are back! For geeky and movie obsessed youngest child Adam, his wonder years were spent documenting the hilarious and awkward antics of his colorful family. Mom Beverly is at her best when she's meddling, matchmaking and bedazzling her way through life, while Dad Murray parents from the comfort of his recliner in his underpants. Oldest sister Erica dreams of being a pop star if she can only overcome her secret love of all things uncool. Then there's middle child Barry who's just as in touch with his emotions as he is with his sick rap skills, which is how he landed Erica's best friend and the hottest girl in school, Lainey, as his girlfriend. Rounding out the brood is beloved grandfather Al "Pops" Solomon, the wild man of the clan.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· A.J. Michalka as Lainey Lewis
· George Segal as Pops Solomon
· Hayley Orrantia as Erica Goldberg
· Jeff Garlin as Murray Goldberg
· Patton Oswalt as Adam Goldberg (Adult Voice)
· Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg
· Troy Gentile as Barry Goldberg
· Wendi McLendon-Covey as Beverly Goldberg
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Darien Provost as Adam Goldberg (Originally Cast)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Adam Armus as EP
· Adam F. Goldberg as CRTR/EP
· Alex Barnow as EP
· Chris Bishop as EP
· Doug Robinson as EP
· Lew Schneider as EP
· Marc Firek as EP
· Seth Gordon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Adam F. Goldberg Productions
· Happy Madison Productions
· Sony Pictures Television