IT'S ONE CRAZY DAY WHEN THERE'S A TRIP TO THE POLICE STATION, A TRIP TO THE HOSPITAL AND, TO TOP IT OFF, A SURPRISE VISIT FROM DEDE, ON ABC'S "MODERN FAMILY"
Shelley Long ("Cheers") Returns as Dede Pritchett
"Arrested" - Phil and Claire get the dreaded late night call that Haley has been arrested for under-aged drinking, so they bring Mitchell, the family lawyer, in tow to the police station. Cameron stays back to watch over Alex and Luke, but they get into some crazy mishaps under his care. Meanwhile, Jay gets out of baby shopping with Gloria, but ends up having to deal with a surprise visit from Dede, and tries to scoot her out before Gloria gets home to prevent Dede from seeing that she's pregnant and to avoid the potential blowback, on "Modern Family," TUESDAY, JANUARY 8 (8:00-8:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 11/7/12)
"Modern Family" stars Ed O'Neill as Jay, Julie Bowen as Claire, Ty Burrell as Phil, Sof�a Vergara as Gloria, Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell, Eric Stonestreet as Cameron, Sarah Hyland as Haley, Nolan Gould as Luke, Ariel Winter as Alex, Rico Rodriguez as Manny and Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily.
Guest cast includes Shelley Long as Dede, Scott Beehner as doctor, Joe Adler as Aiden, Jay Harik as police officer, James McCauley as Dean Miller, Carlton Curington as orderly and Emily Liu as nurse.
"Arrested" was written by Becky Mann and Audra Sielaff, and directed by Gail Mancuso.
""Modern Family" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's Selected HD Format, with 5.1 channel surround sound. This program carries a TV-PG,D,L parental guideline.
For more information on "Modern Family," visit ABC.com/ModernFamily