July 9, 2018
ADAM’S SCHOOL PROJECT ABOUT POPS BACKFIRES,
WHILE BEVERLY TEACHES AN IMPORTANT LESSON TO ERICA AND BARRY,
ON ABC’S ‘THE GOLDBERGS’
“Hogan Is My Grandfather” – Adam is assigned a term paper on a great person in history, and he decides to make a movie about his grandfather but finds all of Pop’s war stories mundane. Pops takes matters into his own hands and decides to tell more exciting stories based on an old television series. Meanwhile, Erica returns home to confront Beverly for over-mothering her. Murray insists Beverly teach Erica and Barry basic life skills, but she worries Erica and Barry will be too independent, on “The Goldbergs,” WEDNESDAY, JULY 25 (8:30–9:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 10/4/17)
“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 Stephen Tobolowsky as Principal Ball, Bryan Callen as Coach Mellor, Kenny Ridwan as Dave Kim, Quincy Fouse as Taz Money, Kevin Heffernan as Doc, Alison Rich as Valley Erica and Jonathan Schmock as Alk Shuneer.
“Hogan Is My Grandfather” was written by Marc Firek and directed by Lew Schneider.
Adam F. Goldberg, Doug Robinson, Alex Barnow, Marc Firek, Lew Schneider, Chris Bishop, David Guarascio and Andrew Secunda are executive producers. “The Goldbergs” is produced by Happy Madison 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. This episode carries a TV-14 parental guideline.
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