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Season 9 of the American television comedy series The Goldbergs was confirmed on May 14, 2021.[1] It is the 11th season in the The Goldbergs/Schooled franchise and premiered on September 22, 2021.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast


No. in
Title Written by Directed by Prod. code Air Date
186 1 The Goldbergs' Excellent Adventure David Guarascio Lew Schneider 901 September 22, 2021
187 2 Horse Play Mike Sikowitz Lew Schneider 902 September 29, 2021
188 3 Riptide Waters Jonathan Howard & Peter Dirksen Jason Blount 903 October 6, 2021
189 4 The William Penn Years Aaron Kaczander Jason Blount 904 October 13, 2021
190 5 An Itch Like No Other 905 October 20, 2021
191 6 The Hunt for the Great Albino Pumpkin 906 October 27, 2021
192 7 The Rose-Kissy Thing 907 November 3, 2021


  • This season was confirmed on May 14, 2021.[2]
  • On July 15, 2021, it was announced that the season would premiere on September 22, 2021.[3]
  • This season retained the prior season's timeslot, Wednesdays at 8:00pm/7:00c.[4]
  • This season will likely feature Adam's high school graduation, as well as his eighteenth birthday.
  • Filming for this season began on August 12, 2021.[5]
  • This is the first season without Pops after the passing of his portrayer, George Segal on March 23, 2021.
  • This season premiered with a tribute to the 1989 film Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, as well as honoring the late George Segal and continuing the tradition of paying homage to a movie in the season opener. Per Wendi McLendon-Covey, "Every time we open a season, it's a movie tribute. We're doing one that takes us on the journey of where to spread Pops' ashes. It's hysterically funny, and you'll cry your eyes out. Sean Giambrone and I could barely get through filming."[6]
  • A.J. Michalka will return as Lainey Lewis in this season; though it's currently unknown if this will be a recurring or guest role.[7]
  • Kelli Berglund will return as Ren in this season.