Scoop: THE NEIGHBORS on ABC - Wednesday, November 14, 2012
"Thanksgiving is for the Bird-Kersees" – Debbie wants her family's first Thanksgiving at their new home to be different from Thanksgivings past, so she convinces Marty to un-invite his parents and decides to invite Larry, Jackie, Reggie and Dick over for the holiday instead. Unfortunately, despite his promise to Debbie, Marty caves to parental pressure and confirms his mother and father will be on hand for Turkey Day. Meanwhile, after learning the meaning of the holiday, Dick secretly invites Jackie's estranged sisters, Venus and Serena, to make an appearance. Thanksgiving Day is anything but normal with the crazy alien neighbors, alien and human in-laws, and the Weavers all under one roof, on "The Neighbors," WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) on ABC.
"The Neighbors" stars Jami Gertz as Debbie Weaver, Lenny Venito as Marty Weaver, Simon Templeman as Larry Bird, Toks Olagundoye as Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Clara Mamet as Amber Weaver, TIM JO as Reggie Jackson, IAN PATRICK as Dick Butkus, MAX CHARLES as Max Weaver and ISABELLA CRAMP as Abby Weaver.
Guest starring are Stacy Keach as Dominick, Debra Mooney as Theresa, Carla Renata as Serena Williams, Leslie Jordan as Venus Williams and Billy Malone as Greg Louganis.
Scott King wrote "Thanksgiving is for the Bird-Kersees." CHRIS KOCH directed.
"The Neighbors" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to the airdate.
More On: Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito, Simon Templeman, Larry Bird, Toks Olagundoye, Clara Mamet, TIM JO, Reggie Jackson, IAN PATRICK, MAX CHARLES.