MURRAY TRIES TO HELP HIS FAMILY ESCAPE THEIR FEELINGS, ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC'S 'THE GOLDBERGS,' AIRING WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16
"The Pina Colada Episode" - Murray and Geoff team up to pull Beverly, Barry and Erica out of their shared misery that Lainey has left town. Adam's dread of gym class is amplified when Coach Mellor's brother, Coach Nick (guest star Bill Goldberg), arrives and uses fear as a motivator. Meanwhile, Coach Mellor (guest star Bryan Callen) prepares for the next step of his life, on an all-new episode of "The Goldbergs," airing WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EST), 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 Bryan Callen as Coach Mellor, David Koechner as Bill Lewis, Alison Rich as Valley Erica, Noah Munck as Naked Rob, Matt Bush as Andy Cogan, Shayne Topp as Matt Bradley, Kenny Ridwan as Dave Kim, Nate Hartley as Dan, Niko Guardado as Ruben Amaro Jr., Zach Callison as Corbett, Charles Barkley as Coach Neelo Green, Bill Goldberg as Nick Mellor, Troy Winbush as Officer Puchinski, Zayne Emory as JC Spink and Augie Isaac as Matt Schernecke.
"The Pina Colada Episode" was written by Erik Weiner and directed by Lea Thompson.
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, Doug Robinson 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.