According to a new report from Diversity, while Jeff Garlin is no longer starring in “The Goldbergs,” his character, Murray Goldberg, will continue to appear on the show. However, Garlin immediately stopped participating in the filming of new episodes. The creative team will address his absence by using an alternate position for the actor. Various reports say they will also use cryptic points and things he said off camera in previous episodes to piece his dialogue together.
This isn’t the first time the show’s creative team has had to adopt this workaround. Various other publications noted that Garlin’s standing position had previously been used in promotional materials, with the actor’s head on top of the stand, and that the standing position had experience performing stunts. group scene as Murray. The report also indicates that “The Goldbergs” creative team will not use deepfake technology or any form of face replacement in the remaining scenes with the character. This confirmation means that audiences will get to see the Goldberg family patriarch in some form for the rest of the show.
The tricky part about all of this is that even though Garlin is officially no longer on the show, he will continue to get paid, as he is credited with these appearances. His Per Profile IMDb, Garlin appears to be withholding credit for upcoming episodes in 2022. It’s still unclear if he will actually be featured in these episodes or if he will be replaced by one of the methods. above or not.
“The Goldbergs” currently airing Wednesdays at 8/7 on ABC.
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