The main character is Adam Goldberg (Sean Beverly; Jeff Garlin as his father, Murray; Troy Gentile as older brother Barry, and.
If you've watched The Goldbergs TV show, you've likely noticed a lot of Philadelphia memorabilia, including Flyers shirts, etc. The real Goldberg family (right), including (clockwise from left) Adam, Barry, Eric, Murray and Beverly. Adam's oldest brother, Eric, was changed to Erica.
The Goldbergs is based on Adam F. Goldberg's childhood, but how much What really happened: It was Goldberg, not his brother Barry, who.