LARRY BIRD AND DEBBIE TAKE ON THE PTA, WHILE JACKIE AND MARTY
TRY COACHING SOCCER, ON ABC'S "THE NEIGHBORS"
"The Gingerbread Man" - Larry Bird uses his experience as supreme leader to help Debbie navigate PTA politics, specifically officious president Linda (guest star Nora Dunn). Meanwhile, Jackie tries to help Marty coach soccer, until her cutthroat competitive nature kicks in, on "The Neighbors," WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9 (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 Nora Dunn as Linda, Kerry Carney as Elizabeth and Samuel Caruana as Carl.
"The Gingerbread Man" was written by Kirker Butler and directed by Chris Koch.
"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.
For more information about "The Neighbors" visit ABC.com/TheNeighbors