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Modern Family star Ty Burrell developing his own family comedy for ABC

Modern Family star Ty Burrell developing his own family comedy for ABC

By | October 11, 2012 at 1:26 pm | No comments

He may play a bumbling dad on Modern Family, ABC’s flagship comedy, but Ty Burrell is no slouch in real life. The Emmy-winning actor just landed another ABC deal, which finds him and his younger brother Duncan developing a new family-centered comedy. The single-camera show...

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Modern Family’s Julie Bowen leads campaign to increase awareness of life threatening allergies

Modern Family’s Julie Bowen leads campaign to increase awareness of life threatening allergies

By | September 27, 2012 at 12:02 pm | One comment

On the heels of her Emmy win for best supporting actress in a comedy, not to mention the season premiere of her hit show last night, Modern Family star Julie Bowen has teamed up with pharmaceutical company Mylan to address the increasing number of severe allergy cases. The Get...

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Comedy Emmy wrap-up: Louis C.K., Modern Family, Daily Show among big winners (Photos)

Comedy Emmy wrap-up: Louis C.K., Modern Family, Daily Show among big winners (Photos)

By | September 24, 2012 at 12:12 am | 2 comments

Louis C.K. on Sunday snagged two of the seven Emmys for which he was nominated-- one for his critically-loved FX show Louie (Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series) and one for his self-produced, self-released stand-up comedy special Live at the Beacon Theatre (Outstanding...

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Amidst negotiations, Modern Family cast sues for higher salaries

Amidst negotiations, Modern Family cast sues for higher salaries

By | July 24, 2012 at 4:08 pm | One comment

Yesterday, we reported that the adult cast of Modern Family were negotiating their new contracts, asking to be paid $200,000 an episode. Now, it seems, the situation has gotten worse. The cast is suing 20th Century Fox Television, the studio behind the show, one of the...

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Modern Family cast wants $200,000 an episode

Modern Family cast wants $200,000 an episode

By | July 23, 2012 at 6:02 pm | No comments

The first table read for the heavily Emmy-nominated Modern Family’s fourth season is scheduled for tomorrow, but the stars may not show up. The six adult actors of the ABC sitcom have yet to secure contracts with producer 20th Century Fox. Sources say that representatives...

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Modern Family star Sarah Hyland recovering from kidney transplant (Video)

Modern Family star Sarah Hyland recovering from kidney transplant (Video)

By | May 15, 2012 at 9:58 am | No comments

Sarah Hyland, the 21-year-old actress who plays eldest daughter Haley Dunphy on ABC’s Modern Family, is recovering from a kidney transplant that she underwent in April. She received the organ donation from her father, actor Edward James Hyland. Hyland revealed in an intimate...

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ABC renews Happy Endings, Apt. 23, Modern Family and more

ABC renews Happy Endings, Apt. 23, Modern Family and more

By | May 11, 2012 at 9:52 pm | No comments

ABC confirms that Happy Endings is coming back for it's third season. The show, which stars Elisha Cuthbert, Eliza Coupe, Zachary Knighton, Adam Pally, Damon Wayans Jr. and Casey Wilson, wrapped up its second season last month, faring well in the ratings and earning a loyal...

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Paul F. Tompkins chats, drinks alcohol with Ty Burrell of Modern Family (Video)

Paul F. Tompkins chats, drinks alcohol with Ty Burrell of Modern Family (Video)

By | May 8, 2012 at 12:43 pm | No comments

Paul F. Tompkins' webseries, Speakeasy launched this week over on MadeMan.com. The premise is every man's dream-- or maybe it's my dream, excluding being a man. Celebrity guests hang out with Tompkins while he feeds them fancy cocktails. The premiere kicked off with Ty Burrell...

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Louis C.K. wins four times at The Comedy Awards (Video)

Louis C.K. wins four times at The Comedy Awards (Video)

By | April 29, 2012 at 12:40 am | No comments

Much like the last few years in the world of comedy, Comedy Central's second annual Comedy Awards belonged to Louis C.K., as he snagged four of the five awards for which he was nominated. By the end of the night, he took to the stage to accept awards for best stand-up special...

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