THE FAMILY'S ALL HERE!
IN TIME FOR THANKSGIVING, MARTY'S PARENTS RETURN TO HIDDEN HILLS
WITH AN ANNOUCEMENT, WHILE MOTHER JOYNER AND FATHER KERSEE VISIT JACKIE,
ON ABC'S "THE NEIGHBORS"
Meredith Baxter and Reginald VelJohnson guest star; Stacy Keach returns as Marty's Father
"Thanksgiving is No Schmuck Bait" - Marty and Debbie are hoping for an uneventful Thanksgiving, but their hopes are dashed when Marty's father arrives with a suitcase and informs the family that, after fifty years of marriage, he and Marty's mother are getting divorced.....and, oh yeah, he's moving in. Jackie's parents arrive from Zabvron just in time to witness the fallout and learn about the peculiarities of human relationships, on "The Neighbors," FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (8:31-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"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, Reginald VelJohnson as Father Kersee, Meredith Baxter as Mother Joyner and Patrick O'Sullivan as Johnny Unitas.
"Thanksgiving is No Schmuck Bait" was written by Isaac Aptaker & Elizabeth Berger and directed by John Fortenberry.
"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 airdate.
For more information about "The Neighbors" visit ABC.com/TheNeighbors