in the Middle originally aired on FOX in January
of 2000. The pilot episode showed Malcolm finding
out that he is extremely smart. He is put in
the 'Krelboyne' class - the dorky class of geniuses
that are always teased. Here is where the fun
begins. Malcolm has three brothers. They are
always teasing and playing pranks on each other.
cast includes Frankie Muniz as Malcolm, Jane
Kaczmarek as Lois, Bryan Cranston as Hal, Christopher
Kennedy Masterson as Francis, Justin Berfield
as Reese, Erik Per Sullivan as Dewey, and Catherine
Lloyd Burns as Caroline.