Shields plays Rita Glossner on the family sitcom, which stars Patricia Heaton, Eden Sher, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott, and Atticus Shaffer.
The upcoming episode will see Rita and Frankie (Heaton) embark on a road trip together, despite being enemies. Season eight of The Middle premieres on October 11th.
What do you think? Are you a fan of The Middle? Are you excited about Shields’ return?