ABC Continues To Juggle Romantically Challenged Episodes

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April 20th, 2010

ABC continues to juggle the scheduling of different Romantically Challenged episodes. Two changes detailed below.

via press release:

REBECCA VIOLATES LISA’S RULES FOR HAVING A ONE-NIGHT STAND,

ON ABC’S “ROMANTICALLY CHALLENGED

“Rebecca’s One Night Stand” -- Lisa finally convinces Rebecca to have her first one night stand. But the always polite Rebecca violates Lisa’s number-one rule by calling her date, Leo, the morning after. Now Leo is into Rebecca, so Lisa gives her sister her own unusual brand of dating advice so Rebecca can break up with him. Meanwhile, an overworked Perry decides to take a stay-cation. But doing so gets on the nerves of his unemployed roommate, Shawn, to the point that Shawn decides to get a job – any job, on “Romantically Challenged,” MONDAY, APRIL 26 (9:32-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

Note: This episode replaces “The Charade,” which moves to May 3.

“Romantically Challenged” stars Alyssa Milano as Rebecca Thomas, Kyle Bornheimer as Perry Gill, Josh Lawson as Shawn Goldwater and Kelly Stables as Lisa Thomas.

Guest starring are Israel Broussard as Justin, John Brotherton as Leo, Edward Flores as Bob, Emayatzy Corinealdi as Tiffany, Elaine Loh as waitress, Brian Michael Jones as restaurant patron and Donald Li as owner.

“Rebecca’s One Night Stand” written by Ted Cohen & Andrew Reich, directed by James Burrows.

”Romantically Challenged” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-PG,D,L parental guideline.

-- ABC --


April 20, 2010

** EPISODE CHANGE **

REBECCA WANTS TO FIND OUT WHY LISA ALWAYS BREAKS UP WITH

THE NICE GUYS, AND PERRY KICKS SHAWN OUT AFTER SHAWN PROVES

ONCE AGAIN THAT WOMEN – AND NOT FRIENDS -- COME FIRST

IN HIS LIFE, ON ABC’S “ROMANTICALLY CHALLENGED”

“The Charade” – Although Rebecca said she wouldn’t meddle in sister Lisa’s love life, she can’t resist finding out why Lisa would break up with “nice guy” Neil. When Lisa finds out what Rebecca did, she finds a way to get back at her. Meanwhile, as Shawn is on his way to pick up Perry from his dental surgery, he gets distracted by a pretty girl, proving once again that the ladies come first in his life, so a fed-up Perry kicks Shawn out of the apartment and refuses to forgive his BFF, on “Romantically Challenged,” MONDAY, MAY 3 (9:32-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

Note: This program was originally scheduled to air April 26.

“Romantically Challenged” stars Alyssa Milano as Rebecca, Kyle Bornheimer as Perry, Josh Lawson as Shawn and Kelly Stables as Lisa.

Guest starring are Daniel G. O’Brien as Neil, Nadine Heimann as Sarah and Nasty Nes as taxi driver.

“The Charade” was written by Ricky Blitt and directed by James Burrows.

“Romantically Challenged” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to airdate.

 
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