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‘Modern Family’ Casting Director Jeff Greenberg Talks About Putting Together the Sitcom’s Cast

"He had been auditioning for me for ten years. I had never hired him for anything" - Casting Director Jeff Greenberg on Modern Family Star, Eric Stonestreet

Trailer: ‘The Skeleton Twins’ Starring Bill Hader & Kristen Wiig

The Skeleton Twins: After many years of estrangement, twins Maggie and Milo lead separate lives on opposite sides of the country. When both feel that they’re at the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront how their lives went so wrong. For Maggie, that means re-examining her marriage to sweet “nature frat boy” Lance (excellent name, btw) and her own self-destructive tendencies, while Milo must face the pain of an early heartbreak he never quite got past. As the twins’ reunion reinvigorates them both, they realize the key to fixing their lives just may lie in ... Read more

‘Modern Family’ Cast Sues Fox Over Contract Negoitations

Contract negotiations for a hit television series often become very ugly... just ask the voice actors on The Simpsons, who have had many disputes trying to get more money for their two-decade plus run on the most successful television series of all time.

Modern Family’s Ty Burrell Credits the Writers for His Emmy Nomination: “I don’t think you have this kind of consistency without really exceptional writing”

Ty Burrell has found the role of a lifetime as Phil Dunphy on ABC’s hit sitcom, Modern Family. He won an Emmy last year for his portrayal, and he’s been nominated again this year. But Burrell claims he owes his success to the writers.

TV Comedy Actors Roundtable with Don Cheadle, Ed Helms, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ty Burrell, Max Greenfield & Johnny Galecki

In this interview, TV comedy actors Don Cheadle, Ed Helms, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ty Burrell, Max Greenfield & Johnny Galecki talk about their careers, acting and more.

10 Clips from the “Modern Family” episode of “Inside the Actors Studio”

On tonight's Inside The Actors Studio, the cast of Modern Family sits down and talks with host James Lipton. Ok, the whole cast minus the kids. What? No Manny?

Ty Burrell: “Modern Family”, Improvising and Single-Camera Comedies

"I know him now, to this day, because, uh, he’s me. He is just a hair away from me." - Ty Burrell on His Modern Family Character