Modern Family

AUBREY ANDERSON-EMMONS, RICO RODRIGUEZ, ED O'NEILL, SOFIA VERGARA, NOLAN GOULD, TY BURRELL, JULIE BOWEN, SARAH HYLAND, ARIEL WINTER, ERIC STONESTREET, JESSE TYLER FERGUSONModern Family and Breaking Bad have reigned supreme at the 53rd Monte Carlo international television festival.

The best international comedy award was given to Modern Family with Ty Burrell’s picking up the best comedic actor gong also.

Breaking Bad claimed the best international drama award while Bryan Cranston claimed the best drama actor prize.

Tina Fey won best comedic actress while Danish actress Sofie Grabol won the best dramatic actress gong for her role in The Killing. Continue reading »

JESSE TYLER FERGUSON, ERIC STONESTREETThe American Civil Liberties Union wants to see Cam and Mitch get married on Modern Family.

A campaign has been launched by the non-profit group to see the two gay characters played by Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson get hitched in a bid to raise awareness of marriage equality.

“We’re doing this not just because we love Modern Family, but because we are at a watershed moment when the Supreme Court is considering two cases regarding the freedom to marry; when states are passing marriage equality laws with increasing frequency; and a majority of Americans support marriage equality,” the wedding-themed petition invitation reads. Continue reading »

AUBREY ANDERSON-EMMONS, RICO RODRIGUEZ, ED O'NEILL, SOFIA VERGARA, NOLAN GOULD, TY BURRELL, JULIE BOWEN, SARAH HYLAND, ARIEL WINTER, ERIC STONESTREET, JESSE TYLER FERGUSONBesides the new pilot orders, the US networks have also confirmed their renewals of existing shows.

Heavy-hitters such as Modern Family, Grey’s Anatomy, The Big Bang Theory, Family Guy, Glee, New Girl and CSI are among the shows to get new seasons for 2013/14.

Here are the shows from NBC, Fox, CBS, ABC and The CW that we can expect to see more of over the next year. Continue reading »

StephanieBeatrizThe new cop comedy from Parks and Recreation’s Dan Goor and Mike Schur has added Stephanie Beatriz to its cast.

Beatriz, who recently made an appearance alongside Sofia Vergara in Modern Family, will play the female lead opposite Andy Samberg in the untitled comedy.

The plot centres on a diverse group of detectives at a New York City precinct and Beatriz will play a “sexy and frightening police officer who is tough, opinionated and unpredictable”. Continue reading »

SAG-2013-LOGOThe full list of winners from the TV categories at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) held in Los Angeles over the weekend. Continue reading »

The complete list of winners in the television categories at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards. Continue reading »

Wednesday, January 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT on Citytv

“New Year’s Eve”

Jay (Ed O’Neill) plans for the family to ring in the New Year at a Palm Springs hotel, but the accommodations leave something to be desired – though his luck just might change after he runs into actor Billy Dee Williams (guest-starring as himself, Star Wars franchise).

Here is the full list of nominees in the TV categories for the 70th Annual Golden Globes, to be held on January 13, 2013. Continue reading »

An agreement has been reached in the custody case of Modern Family actress Ariel Winter.

The 14-year-old – who plays Alex Dunphy in the popular sitcom – will continue to live with her adult sister after her mother agreed to stay out of her business affairs.

The agreement comes before the case was scheduled to go to court, to which Winter’s mother Chrisoula Workman was to deny accusations that she abused her daughter when she was in her care. Continue reading »

Wednesday, December 12 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT on Citytv

“Diamond in the Rough”

Claire (Julie Bown) and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) try house-flipping after they renovate an overgrown baseball field for Manny (Rico Rodriguez) and Luke’s (Nolan Gould) playoff game, but Phil (Ty Burrell) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) aren’t buying their pitch.