THE FAMILY COMES TOGETHER TO HELP WITH JJ’S NYU APPLICATION ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF ABC’S ‘SPEECHLESS,’ AIRING FRIDAY, MARCH 1
“W-H– WHEELCHAIR P-L– PLANET” – The DiMeos come together to help JJ shoot a last-minute film for his college application, working against the clock and Maya’s own best interests. Jimmy makes an embarrassing gaffe with JJ’s beloved, and Kenneth and Ray scramble to suppress embarrassing secrets on an all-new episode of “Speechless,” airing FRIDAY, MARCH 1 (8:30–9:00 p.m. EST), as part of the new TGIF programming block on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
“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 in this episode is Marin Hinkle as Dr. Miller, Caitlin Serros as Tia, Weston I. Nathanson as Older Man and Kayla Maisonet as Izzy.
“W-H– WHEELCHAIR P-L– PLANET” was written by Matt Roller, from a story by Scott Silveri, and directed by Christine Gernon.
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 serves as a technical consultant on “Speechless.” To learn more about CP, go to CerebralPalsyFoundation.org.
“Speechless” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned to this episode at a later date.
For more information on “Speechless,” visit abc.com.