April 8 TV Picks: ‘The Goldbergs’ on ABC
TV picks for April 8, 2014, include “The Goldbergs” on ABC, “Chicago Fire” on NBC and “Justified” on FX.
This 1980s-set comedy is about an 11-year-old boy (Sean Giambrone) coping with two older teenage siblings and loving but annoying parents (Wendi McLendon-Covey and Jeff Garlin). It comes from the memories of writer/producer Adam F. Goldberg and is narrated by comedian Patton Oswalt. 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, on ABC (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Tuesday
“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Seattle Mariners (Live).
“Glee,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Rachel commits to her role in “Funny Girl”; Kurt becomes the target of an attack because of his sexual preference.
“NCIS: Los Angeles,” 9 p.m. (CBS): Nell joins Deeks in the field on a case involving a former Marine who is being tracked by al-Qaida after embezzling money from Iraq.
“Modern Times” (1936), 9 p.m. (TCM): In Chaplin’s classic comedy of the Machine Age, a bolt tightener fails at everything but falling in love.
“Chicago Fire,” 10 p.m. (NBC): Lt. Severide tries to help a firefighter from Denver struggling with addiction; Shay and Dawson plan a girls’ weekend at a cabin in the woods; Mills and the guys update Mouch’s online-dating profile.
“Justified,” 10 p.m. (FX): Raylan has one last shot at taking down Art’s would-be assassin; cartel killers have Boyd’s back against the wall.
The New York Times