‘Cheers’ cast reunites on episode of 'The Goldbergs'

It's time to raise a glass for a "Cheers" reunion.

Four stars of the classic NBC series are set to appear on an episode of "The Goldbergs," according to Entertainment Weekly.

On Wednesday, October 9th, Cheers stars Rhea Perlman (Carla Tortelli), Kirstie Alley (Rebecca Howe), George Wendt (Norm Peterson), and John Ratzenberger (Cliff Clavin) will all turn up on the ABC series set in the 1980s.

Unfortunately, the actors won't be reprising their "Cheers" characters. Instead they will play customers who somehow wind up throwing back beers at the Goldbergs' house. As long as everyone knows your name, right?!

A ratings and critical hit, "Cheers" premiered in 1982 and ran for 11 seasons before signing off in May 1993. The show was based on the real-life Boston bar and made breakout stars out of Ted Danson, Shelley Long, and Woody Harrelson.

The mini-reunion is part of an ABC promotion entitled "Cast from the Past Week." Starting in October, ten of the alphabet network's comedies and dramas will bring back stars of retro shows and movies, including "Charmed," "The Drew Carey Show," and "Wet Hot American Summer."

Highlights of the promotional stunt include Dan Aykroyd starring on "The Conners" as a poker pal of John Goodman. The two previously worked together in "Blues Brothers 2000."

While Tracee Ellis Ross will bring back her "Girlfriends" co-stars Golden Brooks, Jill Marie Jones and Persia White on "Black-ish."

And "Charmed" sisters Alyssa Milano and Holly Marie Combs will once again play siblings, but this time on "Grey's Anatomy."

"Cast from the Past Week" launches October 7th on ABC.

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Woody Harrelson in the 1980s
CHEERS -- 'Woody Goes Belly Up' Episode 2 -- Air Date 10/03/1985 -- Pictured: Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actor Woody Harrelson. (Photo by Time Life Pictures/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
CHEERS -- 'Love Thy Neighbor' Episode 8 -- Air Date 11/21/1985 -- Pictured: (l-r) Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd, Shelley Long as Diane Chambers (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
CHEERS -- 'The Book of Samuel' Episode 11 -- Air Date 12/11/1986 -- Pictured: Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Woody Harrelson at the Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Telethon, Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at the NBC Affiliates Dinner, Century Plaza Hotel, Los Angeles. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson on the 'Cheers' television set in file photo taken 3/17/86 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Bob Riha Jr/WireImage)
CHEERS -- 'Strange Bedfellows: Part 1' Episode 24 -- Air Date 05/01/1986 -- Pictured: (l-r) Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd, Rhea Perlman as Carla Tortelli (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actors Woody Harrelson and Carol Kane. (Photo by Time Life Pictures/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 18: Actress Carol Kane and actor Woody Harrelson attending the taping of 'WNBC 60,000 Question' on June 18, 1987 at the Improv in New York City, New York. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Woody Harrelson and Judy Royer at the Premiere of 'Cry Freedom', Cineplex Odeon Cinemas, Century City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at the 1987 Toyota Pro-Celebrity Grand Prix Classic, Long Beach Raceway, Long Beach. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson and Carol Kane at the Premiere of 'Amazing Grace and Chuck', Mann's Chinese Theatre, Hollywood. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at the Premiere of 'Biloxi Blues', Baronet Theater, New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson and date at the Museum of Broadcasting Tribute to Aaron Spelling After Party, Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
QUEBEC, CANADA - FEBRUARY 4: Woody Harrelson attends Pepsi Celebrity Ski Invitational on February 4, 1988 at Mt. Saint Anne in Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
CHEERS -- 'Woody for Hire, and Norman of the Apes' Episode 13 -- Air Date 01/07/1988 -- Pictured: (l-r) Woody Harrelson as Woody Boyd, Robert Urich as Himself (Photo by Gary Null/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Woody Harrelson at the Premiere of 'Back To The Future Part 2', Cineplex Odeon Cinemas, Century City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at Spago, Spago, West Hollywood. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at the Global Problems Conference 'Show Coalition' Rally, Lorimar Studios, Culver City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson at the Comic Relief 3, Universal Amphitheatre, Universal City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Woody Harrelson and Ted Danson (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
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