is back to terrify teens when Robert Englund
brings his razor-clawed serial killer to “The Goldbergs
” for its Halloween episode on Oct. 31.
In a promo for the ABC
family comedy set in the ’80s, Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey
) nonchalantly introduces Fredward, as she calls him, and asks, “Is there a Mrs. Krueger? Because I have a Rolodex.”
Patting him sweetly on the arm, she adds, “He’s just enchanting, very well-mannered,” then points out they have something in common. “We get our nails done at the same place.”
Also Read: 'It' Almost Included '80s Horror Villain Freddy Krueger, Director Says
Poor Bev. She must be oblivious to Freddy’s history of creeping into the dreams of teenagers and slashing them to pieces. Being the mama bear whom she has proven to be when it comes to her three kids, she just might be the one person that can actually take him down.