‘DAYS’ Alum Lisa Rinna to Appear on ‘The Middle’

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 (“,” “”) is about to get a taste of the Hecks when she guests on the third episode of ABC’s “,” which is entering its ninth and final season on ABC.

Rinna will portray Tammy Brooks, the “fun, charming and filthy rich mother” of Lexie (), Axl’s () girlfriend and Sue’s () best friend and roommate. The episode will be especially interesting when during the East Indy parents’ weekend Tammy and her husband Bennett meet Frankie () and Mike () for the first time.

Entertainment Weekly first reported the news.

The ninth and final season of “The Middle” premieres Tuesday, October 9 at 8:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. CT on ABC.