What is The Middle (TV) About?
The Middle is a sitcom television series that premiered in 2009 and ran for nine seasons until 2018. The show takes place in Orson, a small fictional town in Indiana, and revolves around the daily lives of the Heck family. Led by the matriarch Frankie and her husband Mike, the family faces numerous relatable challenges and humorous situations in their middle-class life. The Middle offers a comedic twist on the struggles of raising three children, Axl, Sue, and Brick, each with their own unique personalities and quirks. As Frankie and Mike navigate the ups and downs of family dynamics, viewers are treated to an honest and light-hearted portrayal of the joys and struggles that come with being a parent and a member of a middle-class family. The show's witty writing and relatable characters have resonated with audiences, making it a fan favorite and critical success throughout its run. With its mix of heartfelt moments and hilarious antics, The Middle provides an entertaining and genuine reflection of the chaotic reality of modern family life.
The first episode of The Middle aired on September 30, 2009 and the most recent episode to air was on May 22, 2018.