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The Middle

A middle-class family tries to keep its collective head above water. 

Cast:
Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie Mcdermott, Eden Sher, Atticus Shaffer, Chris Kattan

Crew:
Eileen Heisler (Executive Producer), Deann Heline (Executive Producer), Roy Brown (Writer), Phil Traill (Director), Robin Shorr (Writer), Lee Shallat chemel (Director), Tim Hobert (Writer), Rich Dahm (Writer), Ilana Wernick (Writer), Clare Kilner (Director), Jana Hunter (Writer), Mitch Hunter (Writer), Elliot Hegarty (Director), Blake Evans (Director), Katy Ballard (Writer), Melissa Kosar (Director), David Rosenthal (Writer), Eileen Heisler (Director), Ben Adams (Writer), John Putch (Director), Julie anne Robinson (Director), Deann Heline (Writer), Eileen Heisler (Writer), Alex Hardcastle (Director), Michael Saltzman (Writer), Stacey Pulwer (Writer), Vijal Patel (Writer), Jack Burditt (Writer), Eyal Gordin (Director), Ken Whittingham (Director), Rob Ulin (Writer), Adam Davidson (Director), Barnet Kellman (Director), Alex Reid (Director), Paul Lazarus (Director), Jamie Babbit (Director), Alex Reid (Writer), Wendey Stanzler (Director), Wendy Stanzler (Director), Bruce Rasmussen (Writer), Chris Koch (Director), Reginald Hudlin (Director), Michael Spiller (Director), Russ Woody (Writer), Gail Mancuso (Director)

3/6/15
09:30 PM
"The Concert"  Frankie vows to get tickets to a Justin Bieber concert for Sue; Mike coaches Brick for the school's annual spelling bee; Axl and his friends try to break a speed limit -- on foot.  (Repeat) HALL
3/6/15
10:00 PM
"The Sit Down"  Sue, Axl and Brick have a meeting with Frankie and Mike to air complaints about their parenting styles; when Mike and Frankie change their ways, things do not turn out the way the kids expected.  (Repeat) HALL
3/6/15
10:30 PM
"Leap Year"  Sue wants a big celebration for her leap year birthday; Frankie learns that Mike has been caring for a stray cat; Brick develops a crush on a girl in his class; Axl becomes fascinated with vacuuming.  (Repeat) HALL
3/8/15
08:00 AM
"Foreign Exchange"  Frankie convinces the family to host a Japanese foreign exchange student to expose him to American life; the Hecks get frustrated when the student shows no interest in the family.  (Repeat) HALL
3/8/15
08:30 AM
"Halloween"  Frankie is excited about being invited to a neighborhood Halloween party; Sue finds out that the Rev. TimTom is hosting a Halloween event at church; Axl and his friends go to an exclusive haunted house party; Brick chooses a unique costume.  (Repeat) HALL
3/9/15
09:00 AM
"The Carpool"  Principal Barker asks the parents to form carpools while the bus drivers are on strike; Axl becomes an astronomy expert so he can tutor an attractive student; Mike receives two tickets to a basketball game.  (Repeat) ABCF
3/9/15
01:00 PM
"The Friend"  Frankie tries to get Mike to spend time with a new neighbor who shares his interests; Sue demands a cheer-off between the Wrestlerettes and the cheerleaders.  (Repeat) ABCF
3/9/15
01:30 PM
"The Smile"  Frankie and Mike worry that Axl may not get a sports scholarship; Sue's school science project involves smiling; Brick wants an iPad.  (Repeat) ABCF
3/9/15
02:00 PM
"Valentine's Day IV"  Axl and his friends, Darrin and Sean, offer to help guys break up with their girlfriends; Sue's ex-boyfriend, Matt, invites her to a Valentine's Day dance at school; Mike accidentally sends a romantic text to a co-worker instead of to Frankie.  (Repeat) ABCF
3/9/15
02:30 PM
"Winners and Losers"  Frankie is worried when Brick decides to go on a three-day school trip to Chicago; Sue wants to know if Darrin, one of Axl's friends, has feelings for her.  (Repeat) ABCF
The Middle

Premise
In the Heck family, middle-age, middle-class, middle-America mom Frankie Heck uses a sense of humor to try to steer her family through life's ups and downs as she tackles dental assisting school. Her unflappable husband, Mike, is a manager at the local quarry. Oldest son Axl is an obstinate teen who eats the family out of house and home; daughter Sue is an inept adolescent who cannot seem to find her niche -- despite much enthusiasm in her attempts -- and youngest son Brick is an odd child whose best friend is his backpack.

Current cast
Patricia Heaton as Frankie Heck
Neil Flynn as Mike Heck
Charlie Mcdermott as Axl Heck
Eden Sher as Sue Heck
Atticus Shaffer as Brick Heck

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.