The Middle's Atticus Shaffer Previews Brick's First Real Girlfriend, 'Crazy' Disney-fied Finale
The Middle wraps its fifth season tonight (ABC, 8/7c) with a trip to the happiest place on Earth, but as Atticus Shaffer tells TVLine, the trip won’t be smooth sailing for at least one member of the Heck family. READ MORE
TVLine Items: S.H.I.E.L.D. Draws Stan Lee, Parks Cast Celebrates 100, Buffy Meets Elmo and More
Stan Lee will play a “big role” in an upcoming episode of ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., the Marvel comics icon/AoS EP has confirmed …READ MORE
Quotes of the Week: Best Zingers From Coven, The Middle, Blacklist, NCIS: LA and More
Television: You reference it more than a proud papa quotes his adorable toddler — or at least you come pretty darn close! READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS
Ratings: CBS Holds Steady Versus World Series, Super Fun Night Flat, Arrow Dips, SVU Drops
CBS’ Wednesday crime dramas failed to get beaned by Fox’s World Series coverage.
Opening the Eye’s night, Survivor — with 9.4 million total viewers and a series-low 2.3 rating, per finals — shed some eyeballs but was flat in the demo as Game 1 was just getting underway. Criminal Minds …READ MORE
Exclusive: The Middle's Neil Flynn Wrestles Role In Fox's New Chris Meloni Comedy Surviving Jack
Leave it to Bill Lawrence to get rival networks to make peace, not war.
The überproducer has successfully lobbied ABC to let The Middle‘s Neil Flynn moonlight on his new Fox comedy Surviving Jack …READ MORE
The Middle Exclusive: Rachel Dratch Cast as Brick's Middle-School Principal
Brick Heck’s middle-school experience just got a whole lot wackier.
TVLine has learned exclusively that The Middle has cast funnywoman Rachel Dratch (Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock) in the role of the youngest Heck child’s new principal, and it sounds like …READ MORE
Finale Ratings: The Middle Holds Steady, Modern Family, SVU and Criminal Minds Down Vs. 2012
Season 4 of ABC’s Critics Choice Award-nominated The Middle graduated with honors on Wednesday, drawing 7.5 million total viewers — the sitcom’s most watched finale in three years — while matching last year’s demo rating of 2.0. Week-to-week, The Middle inched up a tenth.
Elsewhere on ABC, Modern Family‘s season ender did …READ MORE
The Middle Exclusive: Happy Days' Marion Ross Cast As Brick's [Spoiler]
It’ll be a case of “hello grey sky, goodbye blue” for Atticus Shaffer’s Brick Heck during The Middle‘s Season 4 finale.
Happy Days vet Marion Ross has been cast in the season finale of ABC’s Wednesday-night comedy as …READ MORE
Eden Sher Previews Middle Romance Obstacle, Weighs In on Possible De-Geeking of Sue
Finally, The Middle’s indefatigably optimistic Sue has snagged a boyfriend with some staying power — big brother Axl’s pal, Darrin. There’s just one problem — he’s big brother Axl’s pal, Darrin! And the wannabe rock star’s objections to the pairing only get louder when his sib starts interfering in his band, Axl and the Ax Men! READ MORE
Exclusive: ABC's The Middle Recruits 30 Rock's Jack McBrayer for Toothsome Arc
Here’s a reason to show off your pearly whites with glee: Jack McBrayer is about to hang out with the Hecks.
In his first role since wrapping 30 Rock last month, McBrayer will play a dentist who hires The Middle‘s Frankie as his hygienist, TVLine has learned exclusively. READ MORE