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MODERN FAMILY
Air Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time Slot: 9:00 PM-9:31 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#507) "The Help"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

MANNY COMES FACE-TO-FACE WITH ANOTHER 'MANNY' (A.K.A. A MALE NANNY), ON ABC'S "MODERN FAMILY"

Nathan Lane ("The Producers") and Fred Willard ("Best in Show") Reprise Their Roles as Pepper and Frank, and Adam DeVine ("Pitch Perfect") Guest Stars as Andy

"The Help" - When Gloria hires a too-good-to-be-true male nanny (guest star Adam DeVine), Jay and Manny are pretty much dead set against it. Frank (guest star Fred Willard) is in town and feeling a bit lonely recently, so Phil and Jay take him out to help get his groove back. And, Mitch and Cam commission Pepper (guest star Nathan Lane) to plan their dream wedding, but Pepper might be dreaming a little too big, on "Modern Family," WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.

"Modern Family" stars Ed O'Neill as Jay, Julie Bowen as Claire, Ty Burrell as Phil, Sofia 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 Nathan Lane as Pepper Saltzman, Fred Willard as Frank Dunphy, Adam DeVine as Andy, Christian Barillas as Ronaldo, Peri Gilpin as Jeannie, Catherine Christensen as Joan, Makeli Leonard as Little Girl, Renee Albert as Marcy and Gretchen German as Kathy.

"The Help" was written by Danny Zuker and directed by Jim Hensz.

""Modern Family" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's Selected HD Format, with 5.1 channel surround sound. A TV parental guideline will be assigned closer to airdate.

For more information on "Modern Family," visit ABC.com/ModernFamily

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MODERN FAMILY (ABC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
9/23/09 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (spring 2014)
TIME SLOT:
wednesdays from 9:00 PM-9:30 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
5 (24 episodes)
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DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, May 2013) ABC's groundbreaking and multiple Emmy Award-winning hit comedy series, "Modern Family," takes a modern and hilarious look at the complications that come with being a family today. Jay Pritchett, with his younger wife Gloria, her son Manny and their baby, sits as the patriarch of a large blended family that includes his grown daughter Claire, who has three kids of her own with her husband Phil, and a grown son Mitchell, who adopted a daughter from Vietnam with his gay life partner Cameron. These three families are unique unto themselves, and together they give us a window into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted embrace of the modern family. "Modern Family" stars Ed O'Neill as Jay, SofĂ­a Vergara as Gloria, Julie Bowen as Claire, Ty Burrell as Phil, Eric Stonestreet as Cameron, Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell, Sarah Hyland as Haley, Ariel Winter as Alex, Nolan Gould as Luke, Rico Rodriguez as Manny and Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily. The series is produced by Twentieth Century Fox Television in association with Picador Productions and Steven Levitan Prods. Steven Levitan and Christopher Lloyd are the creators/executive producers. Danny Zuker, Dan O'Shannon, Bill Wrubel, Paul Corrigan, Brad Walsh, Abraham Higginbotham and Jeffrey Richman also serve as executive producers.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy
· Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily
· Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett
· Eric Stonestreet as Cameron
· Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett
· Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy
· Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy
· Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado
· Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy
· Sofia Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
· Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy
CREW INFORMATION:
· Christopher Lloyd as WRTR (Pilot)
· Jason Winer as DIR (Pilot)
· Steven Levitan as WRTR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Lloyd-Levitan Productions