‘The Goldbergs’ Episode Guide (Nov. 1): Barry Keeps Striking Out With a Girl at School

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‘The Goldbergs’ Episode Guide (Nov. 1): Barry Keeps Striking Out With a Girl at School

“Girl Talk” (11/01/17) – When The Ottoman Empire’s business declines due to a new furniture competitor, Adam offers to make Murray a commercial starring Marvin, but things go awry when Marvin’s actions mess up the original plan.

Meanwhile, Beverly offers to help Barry as he keeps striking out as he attempts to get a girl at school, on “The Goldbergs,” WEDNESDAY, NOV. 1 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

Guest starring in “Girl Talk” are Dan Fogler as Marvin, Tim Meadows as Mr. Glascott, Noah Munck as Naked Rob, Matt Bush as Andy Cogan, Shayne Topp as Matt Bradley, Richard Kind as Formica Mike, Lily Donoghue as Jamie Weisman, Morgan McVey as Debbie and Ben Zelevansky as Dale.

“Girl Talk” was written by Steve Basilone and directed by Jay Chandrasekhar.

The VCR-loving, mixtape-making, spandex-wearing Goldbergs are back! For geeky and movie obsessed youngest child Adam (Sean Giambrone), his wonder years were spent documenting the hilarious and awkward antics of his colorful family. Mom Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) is at her best when she’s meddling, matchmaking and bedazzling her way through life, while Dad Murray (Jeff Garlin) parents from the comfort of his recliner in his underpants.

Oldest sister Erica (Hayley Orrantia) dreams of being a pop star if she can only overcome her secret love of all things uncool. Then there’s middle child Barry (Troy Gentile) who’s just as in touch with his emotions as he is with his sick rap skills, which is how he landed Erica’s best friend and the hottest girl in school, Lainey (AJ Michalka), as his girlfriend.

Rounding out the brood is beloved grandfather Al “Pops” Solomon (George Segal), the wild man of the clan, a shameless Don Juan who enjoys family time with his grandkids almost as much as his weekly massages. This season finds the siblings fighting off huggies, snuggies and nubbies, as they navigate what it means to grow up as a Goldberg.

“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.

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