FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWARNER HOME VIDEO RELEASES SEASON TWO
OF THE HIT COMEDY SERIES
ON DVD SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
DVD Features All 24 Episodes and Never-Before-Seen
Bonus Material Including Unaired Scenes and a Gag Reel
BURBANK, CA - The Hecks, America's favorite, quirky Midwest family, return for another hilarious season of offbeat fun when Warner Home Video (WHV) releases Season Two
of the hit comedy, The Middle
, on DVD September 20, 2011. The hit series stars Emmy winner Patricia Heaton (Everybody Loves Raymond
) as a devoted but overextended wife and mother, who tackles her family's endless demands with humor and heart. Titled The Middle: The Complete Second Season
, this DVD collection will feature all 24 half-hour episodes and never-before-seen bonus material. The release will be timed to the show's third season premiere on ABC and will retail for $44.98 SRP.
Frankie Heck (Patricia Heaton) is a harried wife and working mother who uses her wry wit and sense of humor to try to get her family through each day intact. Neil Flynn (Scrubs
) stars as her sardonic husband Mike, who helps Frankie navigate through middle-class life without a GPS app. Raising their family in the heart of the country - Orson, Indiana - the two struggle to stretch their patience - and paychecks - around their three crazy but brilliantly true-to-life kids.
Their oldest, Axl (Charlie McDermott - The Office, Frozen River
), is an athletic teen whose wardrobe preference is boxer shorts and attitude. Sue is the enthusiastic but socially awkward middle child (Eden Sher - Sons & Daughters, Weeds
). She is thrilled to come in eighth (out of eight) in "Square Dancing with the Stars
." The youngest, Brick (Atticus Shaffer - Hancock, The Class
) is an intelligent but unusual child who loves to read so much, he's the only kid who has his birthday party at the public library.
also stars Chris Kattan (Saturday Night Live
) as Bob, Frankie's best friend at Ehlert Motors, the car dealership where they both work, and Brian Doyle-Murray (The Bill Engvall Show
) as Mr. Ehlert, Frankie's boss. Season Two
guest stars include Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond
), Norm McDonald (Saturday Night Live
), Kristin Cavallari (The Hills
), Marsha Mason (The Goodbye Girl
) and Jerry Van Dyke (Yes, Dear
Created and executive produced by Eileen Heisler and DeAnn Heline (Roseanne, Murphy Brown, How I Met Your Mother
), The Middle
is produced by Blackie and Blondie Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television.
is a heartwarming and hilarious series that takes a funny but realistic look at what it takes for a typical American middle class family to make it these days," said Rosemary Markson, WHV Vice President, TV and Special Interest Marketing. She added, "We are pleased to offer the second season of this fast growing series to both new and continuing fans."
DVD Special Features Include:
About Warner Home Video:
With operations in 90 international territories, Warner Home Video, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc., commands the largest home entertainment distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Video and New Line Cinema.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group:
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution, interactive entertainment/videogames, direct-to-DVD production, technical operations and anti-piracy businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. WBHEG is responsible for the global distribution of content through DVD, electronic sell-through and VOD, and delivery of theatrical content to wireless and online channels, and is also a significant worldwide publisher for both internal and third party videogame titles.