BARRY IS DISHONEST WITH BEVERLY WHILE ADAM IS DESPERATE TO SEE “RETURN OF THE JEDI” --
- Murray and Pops convince Barry to come up with an elaborate lie about him joining the wrestling team so an overprotective Beverly is duped.
- When the truth comes out and backfires, Beverly takes matters into her own hands.
- Meanwhile, Adam convinces Erica to take him to the local premiere of “Return of the Jedi” but she flakes to hang out with her friends.
- When Erica sees his disappointment, she makes good on her original promise with a plan.
“The Goldbergs” stars Wendi McLendon-Covey (“Bridesmaids”) as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt (“Ratatouille”) as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile (“Good Luck Chuck”) as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia (“The X Factor”) as Erica Goldberg, with George Segal (“Don’t Shoot Me”) as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) as Murray Goldberg.
Guest starring is Bryan Callen as Mr. Meller; AJ Michalka as Lainey Lewis, Ginny Gardner as Lexy Bloom; Hayden Michael Cruz as Adam (9 years old); Thomas Lennon as Tautaun Todd, Shawn Crosby as Obi-Shawn and Torrey Vogel as Opponent.
“A Wrestler Named Goldberg” was written by Sally Bradford & Vanessa McCarthy and directed by Ken Marino.