Posts tagged "modern family"

Sarah Hyland Seeks Restraining Order From Abusive Ex-Boyfriend Matt Prokop

“Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland, 23, received a temporary restraining order against her longtime boyfriend Matt Prokop on Friday following an increasing pattern of physical and emotional abuse. In her filing, she claims Prokop hasslammed her against the back of her car, choked her, threatened to set her house on fire, and threatened to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 25, 2014

The Dunphys’ “Modern Family” House Is For Sale — But Can You Guess How Much It Costs?

If you watch “Modern Family” and envy the chaotic, hilarious lives of the Dunphys, perhaps you’d be interested in moving in with them? OK, you wouldn’t really be moving in with Phil, Claire, Haley, Alex, and Luke, but you would own the famous house they live in on the show. This piece of sitcom real…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 11, 2014

Join Us! The Frisky Will Live Tweet During “Modern Family” Tonight

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been watching season five of “Modern Family” religiously since it premiered a month ago, and have since developed an unhealthy addiction to the Dunphys.

Something else I know? I need input when I have life-changing questions like What kind of bra is Sofia Vergara wearing that

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 23, 2013

Join Us On Twitter! “Modern Family” And “Nashville” Are Back!

Phil Dunphy and Rayna James are back, bitches!

Two of television’s hottest TV shows return tonight, making our Wednesdays a hell of a lot more exciting than the Chinese takeout and thumb twiddling we’ve gotten so used to over the last few months.

By: Katie Oldenburg / September 25, 2013

Drumroll, Please! Your Favorite TV Shows Returning This Month Are…

Your votes are in and Frisky fans have spoken! This month, some of TV’s finest shows are coming back to pick up where they left off— with us biting our nails and holding our bladders during some of the best cliffhangers EVER.

So which TV shows are you most excited to have back…

By: Katie Oldenburg / September 16, 2013

Vote! Which Returning TV Shows Are You Most Excited For?

Summer came and went faster than my sunscreen did settle. But thankfully, with the new season comes the return of some amazing TV.

Here at The Frisky, we want to know which returning September TV shows have you camping out in front of your flatscreen with a big ol’ bowl of popcorn. All…

By: Katie Oldenburg / September 6, 2013

“Modern Family” Star Ariel Winter Says “Mom Abused Me”

Ariel Winter, the 14-year-old who plays Alex Dunphy on “Modern Family,” has been granted a restraining order against her mom after alleging abuse. Ariel’s court papers allege some very disturbing behavior by her mom, Chris Workman: “ongoing physical abuse (slapping, hitting, pushing) and emotional abuse (vile name-calling, personal insults about minor and minor’s weight, attempt…

By: Newser / November 8, 2012

The Soapbox: On Phil From “Modern Family” And Doofus Husband Syndrome

“Modern Family” is one of the few shows on TV right now that makes me genuinely laugh out loud every episode. I adore all of the characters, their weird quirks, and increasingly absurd story arcs. From the beginning, if I had to choose a favorite character it would probably be Phil. A talented real estate…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 7, 2012

“Modern Family” Star Launches Bow Tie Campaign For Marriage Equality

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, who stars as the lovable, tightly wound Mitchell in “Modern Family,” has a lot of big news to share. Not only is he newly engaged to his partner Justin Mikita, the couple is launching a foundation called “Tie The Knot,” which will advocate for a “more stylish and equal America” through the…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 21, 2012

Ann Romney Is Offered A Plum Role On “Modern Family”

“Thrilled Ann Romney says [Modern Family] is her favorite show. We’ll offer her the role of officiant at Mitch & Cam’s wedding. As soon as it’s legal.”
–“Modern Family” creator Steve Levitan tweeted this response to Ann Romney after she told “Entertainment Tonight” that the sitcom was her favorite TV show. As you probably…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 29, 2012

Style Stealer: Julie Bowen’s One-Shouldered Glamour

I only recently discovered the joys of “Modern Family,” and have been watching it nonstop for the past few days. Julie Bowen is perfect in the show as a control freak perfectionist mom of three, and she’s perfect in real life rocking this classy-yet-sassy ensemble at a Hulu event. Want to steal her style for…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 16, 2012

Sofia Vergara Is Too Curvy To Attend The Golden Globes

“Modern Family”‘s hot mamma, Sofia Vergara, is in Golden Globe gown hell. Why? Her luscious lady lumps are in the way. She can’t find a single designer gown to accommodate her girls. After trying to squeeze into a too-tight frock earlier this week she Tweeted her plan to skip the awards show altogether. “Nothing fit…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 15, 2011

5 Stars Who’ve Rained On Another Star’s Award Parade

“Modern Family”‘s Ed O’Neill has started a rivalry with the cast of “Glee” after saying that Jane Lynch didn’t deserve her best supporting actress Emmy this year. He thinks it should have gone to Sofia Vergara, who plays his wife on the show. It’s nice to stand up for your teammates, but it’s kinda rude…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 7, 2010

En Vogue’s “Free Your Mind” Makes Appearance In “Glee” And “Modern Family”

En Vogue should really consider doing a reunion tour. The classic ’90s vocal group is having a serious moment. In a span of a week, their lady-power anthem “Free Your Mind” appeared in song-and-dance numbers on two of the biggest shows on television—”Glee” and “Modern Family.” On Wednesday night’s “Modern Family,” Mitchell joi…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 19, 2010

How Sofia Vergara’s TV Son Defeated His Crush On Her

“At first, I had a little crush on her. But then I was like, ‘No,’ because she plays my mom every day. So I said, ‘I’ll scrap that idea.’ My older friends—like the 15-year-olds—they go, ‘Yeah, your mom is—you know.’ I said, ‘No, I don’t know what you mean.'”
—Rico Rodriguez of “Modern Family” talk…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 26, 2010

Mitchell And Cam Finally Kiss For The Camera On “Modern Family”

Blink and you might have missed it: The revolutionary first on-air kiss between “Modern Family” gay couple Mitchell and Cam took place last night, and it was about as steamy as a kiss between a grandson and his grandma. The bigger kiss in the scene was between Mitchell and his father Jay. As if to…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 30, 2010

“Glee” versus “Modern Family”: The Emmy Ad Showdown

Now, I love “Glee.” I also love “Modern Family.” So I’m kind of glad I am not part of the committee that’ll have to vote on which show wins the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy. Both shows have put together very funny ads in Hollywood Reporter.

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 16, 2010