ABC’s The Kids Are Alright is one of the funniest new comedies on television this season, and this Tuesday’s episode will be one that The Walking Dead fans won’t want to miss. Abraham Ford and Eugene Porter will be reunited once more in an epic guest appearance by Josh McDermitt during Tuesday night’s episode.
Series star Michael Cudlitz officially announced the news over the weekend via his social media. Cudlitz posted this super fun behind-the-scenes teaser, but anything beyond what you see below is, “classified.” Check it out.
— Michael Cudlitz (@Cudlitz) May 3, 2019
McDermitt also appeared in the show’s official teaser for the upcoming episode titled Mike’s Award. Check out the first glimpse of the McDermitt/Cudlitz reunion we’ve all been waiting for below.
— The Kids Are Alright (@TheKidsABC) May 5, 2019
The Walking Dead fans won’t be the only ones getting sentimental over this guest appearance. Cudlitz also posted the following adorable photo with McDermitt writing the caption, “Love this dude. @TheKidsABC had a blast shooting the ep.”
— Michael Cudlitz (@Cudlitz) May 4, 2019
The synopsis for Tuesday’s new episode reads as follows:
[row]”Peggy’s competitive side kicks in when she learns that Helen’s husband’s professional accomplishments are getting high recognition, so she decides to get Mike into the limelight. Elsewhere, always seeking glory, Joey acts as Timmy’s manager to make sure he performs his magic act at the Pioneer Day Carnival, while Eddie is determined to prove to Frank that the carnival games aren’t all rigged.”[/row]
The Kids Are Alright is an ensemble comedy set in the 1970s and follows a traditional Irish-Catholic family, the Clearys, as they navigate big and small changes during one of America’s most turbulent decade. The series is inspired by the childhood of writer/executive producer Tim Doyle, who also narrates in voiceover as older Timmy.
In addition to Cudlitz, The Kids Are Alright stars Mary McCormack, Sam Straley, Caleb Martin Foote, Sawyer Barth, Christopher Paul Richards, Jack Gore, Andy Walken, and Santino Barnard.
McDermitt will be the second cameo appearance by an old Walking Dead buddy on the hit ABC series. Ross Marquand also voiced the role of a 70s radio DJ in an earlier episode this season.
The Kids Are Alright airs Tuesday nights at 8:30 pm EST on ABC. Make sure you tune in to see this extraordinary reunion unfold!
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