Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Black-ish " Good Dre Hunting" Airs TONIGHT, January 18th

BOW CONVINCES DRE TO GO TO THERAPY,
ON ABC’S ‘BLACK-ISH’
Guest Starring Daveed Diggs and Wanda Sykes
Bow convinces a begrudging Dre to try therapy, and he learns how to cope with his anger issues. Meanwhile, Johan becomes a life coach to the kids, on “black-ish,”tonight, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18 (9:31-10:00 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network.

“black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson as Andre “Dre” Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross as Rainbow Johnson, Laurence Fishburne as Pops, Yara Shahidi as Zoey Johnson, Marcus Scribner as Andre Johnson Jr., Miles Brown as Jack Johnson, Marsai Martin as Diane Johnson, Jenifer Lewis as Ruby, Peter Mackenzie as Mr. Stevens.

Guest starring is Daveed Diggs as Johan, Wanda Sykes as Daphne Lido, Jeff Meacham as Josh, Nelson Franklin as Connor Stevens and Allen Maldonado as Curtis.

“Good Dre Hunting” was written by Vijal Patel and directed by Millicent Shelton.

“black-ish” was created by Kenya Barris and is executive produced by Barris, Jonathan Groff, Anthony Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, Helen Sugland, E. Brian Dobbins and Corey Nickerson. The series is produced by ABC Studios.
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Speechless"S-I--SICK D-A--DAY" Airs TONIGHT, January 18th

JIMMY STEPS IT UP WITH THE FAMILY WHEN MAYA AND KENNETH GET SICK,
ON ABC’S ‘SPEECHLESS’
When Maya gets sick, Jimmy is forced to be the mom of the house, and Dylan becomes Kenneth’s replacement for JJ when Kenneth also gets sick. Jimmy ends up doing well with Maya’s normal duties, but he tries to keep it from her to avoid her feeling bad.

Meanwhile, JJ protects Dylan from a boy she’s interested in. And despite its illness, the family bands together and pulls an all-nighter to finish Ray’s school project, on ”Speechless,” WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network.

“Speechless” stars Minnie Driver as Maya DiMeo, John Ross Bowie (“The Big Bang Theory”) as Jimmy DiMeo, Mason Cook as Ray DiMeo, Micah Fowler as JJ DiMeo, Kyla Kenedy as Dylan DiMeo and Cedric Yarbrough as Kenneth.

Guest starring is Matt Cornett as Chase, Kiva Jump as Drop-off Parent, Victor Chi as Festival Goer, Kaleigh Krause as Sasha and David Lengel as Tad.

“S-I--SICK D-A--DAY” was written by Elizabeth Beckwith & Seth Kurland and directed by Bill
Purple. Scott Silveri (“Friends”) writes and is executive producer of the show, along with “Fresh Off the Boat”’s Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar. The series is from Twentieth Century Fox Television and ABC Studios. The Cerebral Palsy Foundation is a Foundation Partner and Technical Consultant on “Speechless.” To learn more about CP, go to CerebralPalsyFoundation.org.

Fresh Off the Boat "Clean Slate" Airs TONIGHT, January 18th

THE HUANGS STRIVE TO START THE NEW YEAR WITH A CLEAN SLATE,
ON A SPECIAL CHINESE NEW YEAR-THEMED EPISODE
OF ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT’
Airing on a Special Day and Time on Wednesday, January 18, at 8:00 p.m. EST
On the eve of Chinese New Year, Jessica pushes the entire family to settle all debts, disputes and grudges to ensure good fortune for the coming year. Unsure if she can contain herm temper for the remainder of the day, Jessica enlists Emery to makes sure she keeps her cool.

Meanwhile, Louis and Evan go on a wild goose chase to hunt down some hate mail, and Eddie is forced to entertain his super lame cousin, on a special Chinese New Year-themed episode of ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat,” airing on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18 (8:00–8:30 p.m. EST).

Inspired by a true story, “Fresh Off the Boat” stars Randall Park as Louis, Constance Wu as Jessica, Hudson Yang as Eddie, Forrest Wheeler as Emery, Ian Chen as Evan, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Chelsey Crisp as Honey and Ray Wise as Marvin.

Guest starring are Stacey Scowley as Carol-Joan, Prophet Bolden as Walter, Trevor Larcom as Trent, Dash Williams as Brian, Evan Hannemann as Barefeoot Dave, Jonny Chang as Simon, David Goldman as Principal Hunter, Alex Quijano as Officer Bryson and Tommy Franklin as Reuben.

“Clean Slate” was written by David Smithyman and directed by Bill Purple.

“Fresh Off the Boat” was written by Nahnatchka Khan, who also serves as executive producer. Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar are also executive producers. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television.

It is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound and carries a TV-PG parental guideline.

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"Camden Windjammer Festival" The Maine Windjammer Project


"Camden Windjammer Festival" by Doug Mills
Historic schooners gather at Camden Maine for the Camden Windjammer Festival.


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Fresh Off the Boat "The Best of Orlando" Airs TONIGHT, January 17th

LOUIS IS NAMED ‘SMALL BUSINESSMAN OF THE YEAR,’
ON ABC’S ‘FRESH OFF THE BOAT’
When Louis is named “Small Businessman of the Year,” Jessica is overflowing with pride and invites everyone they know to join them at the awards ceremony. But when Louis forgets to thank Jessica during his acceptance speech, he suffers the repercussions at home. Meanwhile, Eddie, Emery and Grandma start their own clothing line and quickly discover the challenges of running their own small business, on ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat,” airing on TUESDAY, JANUARY 17 (9:00–9:30 p.m. EST).

Inspired by a true story, “Fresh Off the Boat” stars Randall Park as Louis, Constance Wu as Jessica, Hudson Yang as Eddie, Forrest Wheeler as Emery, Ian Chen as Evan, Lucille Soong as Grandma Huang, Chelsey Crisp as Honey and Ray Wise as Marvin.

Guest starring are Paul Scheer as Mitch, Jillian Armenante as Nancy, Rachel Cannon as Deidre, Stacey Scowley as Carol-Joan, Colleen Ryan as Amanda, Kimberly Crandall as Lisa, Ken Marino as Gus, Kathleen Rose-Perkins as Mey Mey, David Goldman as Principal Hunter, Noel Gugliemi as Hector, Dan Martin as Clyde Minter, Susan Park as Connie, Brooklyn-Bella Rhea as Amy, Dejean Deterville as PK, Dash Williams as Brian and Nick Gore as Ned.

“The Best of Orlando” was written by Eric Ziobrowski and directed by Phil Traill.

“Fresh Off the Boat” was written by Nahnatchka Khan, who also serves as executive producer. Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar are also executive producers. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television.

It is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format with 5.1 channel surround sound and carries a TV-PG parental guideline.

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The Middle "Pitch Imperfect" Airs TONIGHT, January 17th

AXL PANICS WHEN HE REALIZES THAT HE HASN’T SENT ANY JOB RESUMES OUT –
AND HE ONLY HAS FOUR MONTHS OF COLLEGE LEFT; AND BRAD AGREES TO HELP
SUE’S NO-CUT A CAPPELLA GROUP GET READY FOR A MUSIC COMPETITION,
ON ABC’S ‘THE MIDDLE’
Axl begins to panic when he realizes that he only has four months of college left before he graduates, and he hasn't sent out any job resumes – something he should have started when he was a junior. Meanwhile, Brad agrees to lead Sue's no-cut a cappella group as they enter a music competition, and Brick desperately asks for Frankie and Mike's advice when girlfriend Cindy tells him that he reads too much, and if he doesn't stop, she'll break up with him, on “The Middle,” tonight, TUESDAY, JANUARY 17 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network.

“The Middle” stars Patricia Heaton as Frankie, Neil Flynn as Mike, Charlie McDermott as Axl, Eden Sher as Sue and Atticus Shaffer as Brick.

Guest starring are Brock Ciarlelli as Brad Bottig, Casey Burke as Cindy, Alphonso McAuley as Hutch, Tommy Bechtold as Kenny, Pat Finn as Bill Norwood, Liam Cronin as Chase, Ashley Spillers as Hannah, Holly Pitrago as Paige, Will Collyer as Landis, Teagan Rose as Trish, Fayelyn Bilodeau as female student, Kelly Lamor Wilson as girl in line, Ryan David Tsang as male student #1 and John Duffy as male student #2.

”Pitch Imperfect” was written by Rich Dahm and directed by Melissa Kosar.

“The Middle” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format with a 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to the airdate.

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American Housewife "Surprise" Airs TONIGHT, January 17th

KATIE DECIDES TO AMBUSH OLIVER WITH A SURPRISE BIRTHDAY PARTY,
ON ‘AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE’
Oliver tells his parents that he’s so embarrassed by their modest house that he’d rather not have a birthday party at all. Katie decides to teach him a lesson by ambushing him with a surprise party at home with all his wealthy friends, on “American Housewife,” airing tonight, TUESDAY, JANUARY 17 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST), on the ABC Television Network.

“American Housewife” stars Katy Mixon as Katie Otto, Diedrich Bader as Greg Otto, Meg Donnelly as Taylor, Daniel DiMaggio as Oliver, Julia Butters as Anna-Kat, Carly Hughes as Angela and Ali Wong as Doris.

Guest starring are Carly Craig as Tara, Isabel Marie Gravitt as Alice, Amarr M. Wooten as Eyo, Logan Pepper as Cooper, Steve Agee as Don, Miles Elliot as Tripp and Luke Kim as the kids.

“Surprise” was written by Vanessa McCarthy and directed by Stuart McDonald.

“American Housewife” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound.
Photos credit: ABC