“In TV, I never wanted my size to be the butt of the joke, or my bigness.” – Eric Stonestreet
“He had been auditioning for me for 10 years.” – Casting Director Jeff Greenberg on Eric Stonestreet
“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
“I freaking hated it when I would tell somebody I was an actor and they would say, “Oh, what restaurant do you work at?” – Eric Stonestreet
Backstage video of the Emmy Award Winners
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 Eric Stonestreet stars in this Funny Or Die video take off of the popular Shit [insert name here] Says meme.
Eric Stonestreet on ‘Modern Family’ fans: “I hope they understand that I’m an actor playing a character”
Perhaps the only downside of Modern Family’s successful two-year run on ABC has been that the show’s Eric Stonestreet has to break the news that he’s not gay to disappointed fans of his flamboyantly homosexual character, Cam.
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?