Melissa & Joey
Wednesdays, 8:00 - 8:30 p.m., ET/PT
"Melissa & Joey," the hit comedy starring Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence, will return with all-new episodes in 2012. Melissa Joan Hart portrays Mel, the grown-up former wild child of a political family who is now a local politician herself. When her sister ends up in prison and brother-in-law flees after a scandal hits, Mel must take responsibility for her teenaged niece, Lennox, and adolescent nephew, Ryder. Spread too thin to manage by herself, help comes in the unlikely form of Joe (Lawrence) who, desperate for a job, moves in and becomes the family's "manny." "Melissa and Joey" launched as ABC Family's No. 1 series premiere on record in Adults 18-49, and was the channel's No. 1 comedy debut ever in Total Viewers and across the network's core 18-34 and 12-34 demos. "Melissa and Joey" wrapped its first season as ABC Family's No. 1 comedy of all time in Total Viewers and across all 18-34, 18-49 and 12-34 demos.