SEE FAMILY IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT IN AN ENCORE OF THE PREMEIERE
OF HIT COMEDY "MODERN FAMILY," WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20 ON ABC
"Pilot" -- Jay Pritchett and his new and much younger wife, Gloria, are getting accustomed to their new life together. But when her pre-teen son develops a crush on a 16-year-old girl, it becomes apparent that Jay and Gloria may have some generational and cultural gaps to bridge. Jay's grown daughter, Claire, has a family of her own�three kids and a husband, Phil, who is practically a giant kid himself. Things get a little tense when their teenage daughter, Haley, brings a boy home and Phil tries to adopt the cool, hip dad approach. Jay's other grown son, Mitchell, is in a committed relationship and has just adopted a baby girl from Vietnam with his life partner, Cameron. They're going through the joys and anxieties of bringing a baby home for the first time, but Mitchell still has the daunting task of introducing their new addition to the whole family, on "Modern Family," WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast: OAD: 9/23/09)
"Modern Family" stars Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett, Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy, Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy, Sof�a Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett, Eric Stonestreet as Cameron, Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy, Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy, Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy and Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado.
Guest cast include Reid Ewing as Dylan, Hayley Erin as Brenda Feldman, Lillian Adams as passenger #1, Duane Shepard Sr. as passenger #2, Heather Lee as passenger #3, Jenica Bergere as soccer mom, Matt Corboy as Josh, aka soccer dad, and Marcus Brown as security guard.
"Pilot" was written by Steven Levitan and Christopher Lloyd, and directed by Jason Winer.
"Modern Family" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HD format, with 5.1 channel surround sound and Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning. This program carries a TV-PG,D,L parental guideline.
For more information on "Modern Family" please visit ABC.com.