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SPEECHLESS
Air Date: Friday, November 02, 2018
Time Slot: 8:30 PM-9:00 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#304) "N-E-- NEW JJ"
[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.]

RAY GETS MORE MAYA THAN HE CAN HANDLE ON ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC'S 'SPEECHLESS,' FRIDAY, NOV. 2

"N-NE-- NEW JJ" - Seeking a new outlet for her superpowers as JJ prepares for college, Maya sets her sights on a receptive Ray. JJ gets involved in a (too) high stakes poker game, while Dylan discovers what really happens after her bedtime, on "Speechless," FRIDAY, NOV. 2 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EDT), as part of the new TGIF programming block on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

"Speechless" stars Minnie Driver as Maya DiMeo, John Ross Bowie ("The Big Bang Theory") as Jimmy DiMeo, Mason Cook as Ray DiMeo, Micah Fowler as JJ DiMeo, Kyla Kenedy as Dylan DiMeo and Cedric Yarbrough as Kenneth.

Guest starring in this episode is Jonathan Slavin as Mr. Powers, Marin Hinkle as Dr. Miller, Heather Van Zee as Amanda, Nick Alvarez as Craig, Karly Rothenberg as Crossing Guard, Suthonmanee Bhavabhutanonda as Janitor, Steve Agee as Lunch Man, Jessie Franks as Maddie, Craig Cackowski as Mr. Janikowski and Gabrielle Nevaeh Green as Trina.

"N-NE-- NEW JJ" was written by Carrie Rosen and directed by Bill Purple.

Scott Silveri ("Friends") writes and is executive producer of the show, along with "Fresh Off the Boat"'s Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar. The series is from Twentieth Century Fox Television and ABC Studios. The Cerebral Palsy Foundation serves as a technical consultant on "Speechless." To learn more about CP, go to CerebralPalsyFoundation.org.

"Speechless" 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.

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SPEECHLESS (ABC)
Returns Friday, January 4
BROADCAST HISTORY:
9/21/16 - ???
STATUS:
returning this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
fridays from 8:30 PM-9:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (22 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, May 2017) Maya DiMeo is a mom on a mission who will do anything for her husband, Jimmy, and kids Ray, Dylan, and JJ, her eldest son with cerebral palsy. As Maya fights injustices both real and imagined, the family works to make a new home for themselves and searches for just the right person to help give JJ his "voice."
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Cedric Yarbrough as Kenneth
· John Ross Bowie as Jimmy DiMeo
· Kyla Kenedy as Dylan DiMeo
· Mason Cook as Ray DiMeo
· Micah Fowler as J.J. DiMeo
· Minnie Driver as Maya DiMeo
CREW INFORMATION:
· Christine Gernon as DIR (Pilot)
· Jake Kasdan as EP
· Melvin Mar as EP
· Scott Silveri as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios