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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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30 Rock, Modern Family, Bridesmaids lead the pack of Comedy Awards nominees

30 Rock, Modern Family, Bridesmaids lead the pack of Comedy Awards nominees

By | March 6, 2012 at 4:21 pm | No comments

Comedy Central today announced the nominations for their second annual Comedy Awards, heavily favoring NBC's 30 Rock and ABC's Modern Family (both with five nominations), HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm with four and NBC's Parks and Recreation with three. Notably missing: NBC's...

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Video: Will Triumph the Insult Comic Dog be able to recover from this life changing event?

Video: Will Triumph the Insult Comic Dog be able to recover from this life changing event?

By | February 24, 2012 at 11:25 am | No comments

I feel like I say this every time I post a video starring Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, but I can't help it if it's true. His appearance on last night's Conan, wherein he crashes the red carpet of the Golden Collar Awards -- where dogs from television and movies are honored --...

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Why the folks upset over little Lily on Modern Family dropping the F-bomb are crazy

Why the folks upset over little Lily on Modern Family dropping the F-bomb are crazy

By | January 19, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 2 comments

For a show as beloved by both critics and key demographics as Modern Family is, it was only a matter of time before someone bothered to find something to pick on. Last night's episode is such a case as it focuses on the daughter of Cam and Mitchell (Eric Stonestreet and Jesse...

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