‘Speechless’ Episode Guide (Nov. 1): JJ Considers Dating a Student With Cerebral Palsy

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‘Speechless’ Episode Guide (Nov. 1): JJ Considers Dating a Student With Cerebral Palsy

“S-H–SHIPPING” (11/01/17) — JJ’s pressured to date a new student at school who also has cerebral palsy. Maya and Jimmy teach Ray and his girlfriend to think less. Dylan teams with Lafayette alumni to rebel against the school’s “no-prank” initiative, on “Speechless,” WEDNESDAY, NOV. 1 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

Guest starring in this episode are Marin Hinkle as Dr. Miller, Sedona James as Taylor, M.C. Gainey as Dom, Sixx Orange as Head Girl, Alina Foley as Leah, P.L. Brown as Little Pete, Nikea Gamby-Turner as Lunch Lady, Jessy Yates as Nora and Madison Mae as Stacey.

“S-H–SHIPPING” was written by Niki Schwartz-Wright and directed by Jay Chandrasekhar.

Maya DiMeo is the mom who will do anything for her husband, Jimmy, and kids Ray, Dylan, and JJ, her eldest son with cerebral palsy. In Season 2 of this amusing and often unexpected comedy, the family along with JJ’s aide, Kenneth, are reunited after JJ’s first-time summer camp adventure.

As we move into the new school year, the DiMeos, who have always been on the search to find the right school support for JJ, are faced with a new and unfamiliar reality. The DiMeo kids are going to continue at the same school! This is unchartered territory for the DiMeos but, as always, they will find a fun balance in everything they do while adjusting to the concept of becoming actual members of a community.

“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.

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