“The Return of the Formica King” is the title of a new episode of The Goldbergs airing Wednesday, April 15 on ABC. Here’s how they describe it:
Business rival and nemesis “Formica” Mike attempts to make an offer Murray can’t refuse by buying Ottoman Empire. Meanwhile, Adam offers Ms. Cinoman his and Erica’s original show when William Penn cannot secure the rights to a well-known spring musical to stage on an all-new episode of “The Goldbergs,” WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15 (8:00–8:30 p.m. EDT), on ABC. Episodes can also be viewed the next day on demand and on Hulu.
Some preview images can be found below. Some of the pictures are behind the scenes shots with director Lea Thompson of Back to the Future fame! Lea also plays “Formica Fran” in the episode.
GOLDBERGS - "The Return of the Formica King" - Business rival and nemesis "Formica" Mike attempts to make an offer Murray can't refuse by buying Ottoman Empire. Meanwhile, Adam offers Ms. Cinoman his and Erica's original show when William Penn cannot secure the rights to a well-known spring musical to stage on an all-new episode of "The Goldbergs," WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15 (8:00-8:30 p.m. EDT), on ABC. (ABC/Raymond Liu)CEDRIC YARBROUGH, LEA THOMPSON (DIRECTOR)
The Goldbergs stars Wendi McLendon-Covey as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia as Erica Goldberg, Sam Lerner as Geoff Schwartz, with George Segal as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin as Murray Goldberg.
Guest starring in the episode are Richard Kind as Formica Mike, Ana Gasteyer as Ms. Cinoman, Cedric Yarbrough as Vic, Kenny Ridwan as Dave Kim, Sean Marquette as Johnny Atkins, Stephanie Katherine Grant as Emmy, Augie Issac as Matt Schernecke and Lea Thompson as Fran.
“The Return of the Formica King” was written by Aaron Kaczander and directed by Lea Thompson.