The Middle

A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior.

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The Christmas Miracle Season 9, Episode 10 Dec 12, 2017 Subscription

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Mother's Day
Mother's Day
Frankie's Family Toast
01:19 — Frankie pulls the family to the kitchen in order to deliver a toast.
The Reason Frankie Needs a Maid
01:18 — Frankie explains why she's just one maid away from a clean house.
Frankie Justifies Her Underwear Choices
01:40 — Frankie proves a point after attempting to return her garment.

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Tue Jan 16 4:30pm
The Map(Season 3, Episode 13) FREFM

A relative's death awakens Frankie's desire to commemorate life's milestones. Elsewhere, Axl mistakes Brick's map project for food and eats it; and Sue learns a member of the wrestling team is interested in her.

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Tue Jan 16 5:00pm
Hecking It Up(Season 3, Episode 14) FREFM

Frankie serves as an official volunteer at the Super Bowl, but her assignment proves disappointing. Meanwhile, the Hecks have fun with the Donahues' new car while their neighbors are away; and Sue declares her true feelings to her new beau.

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Tue Jan 16 8:00pm
MommapaloozaNew(Season 9, Episode 13) ABC

Frankie decides that she needs to find something new that she's passionate about—life's third act—and Reverend TimTom offers the perfect solution. Meanwhile, tired of hearing Sue and Brick argue because of the giant hole between their bedroom walls, Mi (more…)

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Charlie McDermott, Eden Sher, Atticus Shaffer, Neil Flynn and Patricia Heaton, <em>The Middle</em>
ABC Extends the Final Season of The Middle

The Hecks will say goodbye later than we thought

Neil Flynn and Patricia Heaton, <em>The Middle</em>
The Middle Cast Reflects on the Show's Legacy

The comedy series' upcoming ninth season will be its last

Patricia Heaton, Charlie McDermott, Atticus Shaffer, Eden Sher and Neil Flynn; The Middle
The Middle Creators Explain Their Decision to End the Show

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The Middle Is Ending After 9 Seasons

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Patricia Heaton, Charlie McDermott, Atticus Shaffer, Eden Sher and Neil Flynn, <em>The Middle</em>
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  • Premiered: September 30, 2009
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior. (more)

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