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Sam Lerner, who has recurred since Season 2 of ABC’s hit comedy series The Goldbergs, has been promoted to series regular for the fifth season. Lerner plays Geoff Schwartz, one of Barry’s (Troy Gentile) best friends.
The autobiographical series, created/executive produced by Adam F. Goldberg, received a two-season pickup in May, for Seasons 5 and 6. It stars Wendi McLendon-Covey, Jeff Garlin, Sean Giambrone, Gentile, Hayley Orrantia and George Segal.