ABC, Scoop, THE MIDDLE
"Thanksgiving IV" – Frankie tries to do a good deed for Thanksgiving by inviting a couple of Marines to celebrate the holiday with her family. But with Frankie's parents, Pat and Tag (Marsha Mason
and Jerry Van Dyke), constantly bickering, the good deed may not go unpunished. Meanwhile, while Axl grapples with his growing feelings for tutor Cassidy, he receives the good news that his foot is healed and he can play in the big game; Sue tries to track down the thief who has stolen the chicKen Head
off of her school mascot uniform; and Brick becomes mesmerized by a book on the making of the film "Love Story," on "The Middle," WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC
Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 11/14/12)
"The Middle" stars Patricia Heaton
as Frankie, Neil Flynn
as Mike, Charlie McDermott
as Axl, Eden Sher
as Sue and Atticus Shaffer
Guest starring are Marsha Mason
as Pat Spence, Jerry Van Dyke as Tag Spence, Jeanette Miller as Aunt Edie, BROCK CIARLELLI
as Brad Bottig, Galadriel Stineman as Cassidy, Katlin Mastandrea as Ashley, Casey Sander as Jack Tracy, William Franco Vasquez as CorporAl Martin
ez, Nick Jones
, Jr. as Sergeant Howard, Brad Bingham as Roosevelt player and Frank Crim as coach.
"Thanksgiving IV" was written by Tim Hobert and directed by Blake T. Evans.