Modern Family

  • Sofia Vergara hits back at the 'sexist' criticism for her Emmys skit August 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Sofia Vergara has hit back at criticism following her "sexist" skit at the Emmy Awards, saying she was merely poking fun at herself. The 'Modern Family' star was slammed for posing on a rotating platform while the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences president Bruce Rosenblum gave his...
  • Don't know who Walt is, or what a Cumbercollective is? Here's the cheatsheet for the 66th Primetime Emmys August 26, 2014

    Held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles today morning (Indian standard time), the Emmys were full of surprises and awesome moments. We bring you the simplified highlights of the event, in case you're not an avid follower of Western television dramas. Who's the host? Seth Meyers is a one of those...
  • Emmy Awards 2014: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' win top honours August 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: "Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable series retain the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series like "Orange Is the New Black." The ceremony's emotional high point came with Billy Crystal's restrained and graceful remembrance of Robin...
  • 'Modern Family' actor Ty Burrell headlines gaymarriage event June 20, 2014

    Salt Lake City: "Modern Family" actor Ty Burrell says he sees gay marriage in the United States is a "tide that can't be turned." Burrell headlined a fundraiser Thursday evening in Salt Lake City to help cover legal costs for couples fighting Utah's ban on samesex marriage, lending his celebrity to...
  • 'Modern Family' star Sofia Vergara announces split with fiance Nick Loeb May 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Sofia Ahas called off her relationship with businessman Nick Loeb, she announced via a social networking medium. The duo is unable to decipher how to spend time together. The announcement was made via a screenshot of a note on her Who Say account Friday. "Not that anyone should care,...
  • Not ashamed to say I love making money: Sofia Vergara December 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Sofia Vergara does not shy away from accepting that she loves earning a profit. People.com reports Vergara told Glam Belleza Latina magzine: "I'm not ashamed to say I love making money." The 41yearold also mentioned that she is more into saving than spending and likes planning for the future. "I...
  • Snapshot: OMG! Sofia Vergara goes blonde! March 28, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Modern Family' actress Sofia Vergara has coloured her tresses and has gone blonde. The actress, who has recently wrapped up the shooting of the new season of the show, celebrated the occasion by dyeing her hair. She gave the first glimpse of her blonde look by posting a...
  • Sofia Vergara's father said she'd look 'like a hooker' in Hollywood January 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Modern Family' star Sofia Vergara's father advised her against a career in Hollywood saying she would 'look like a hooker' trying to do anything artistic. She maybe be among TV's hottest and funniest actresses, but growing up in Barranquilla, Colombia, Vergara had very different ambitions, reported Us magazine. "My...
  • 'Argo' wins top prize at Producers Guild Awards January 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hostage drama 'Argo' took the top motion picture prize at the 24th annual Producers Guild Awards, with Ben Affleck, George Clooney and Grant Heslov receiving the Darryl F Zanuck Award for producing the thriller. Affleck, who also directed and stars in the film, called the moment "incredible, exciting,"...
  • 'Modern Family' takes three early Emmys September 24, 2012

    Los Angeles: 'Modern Family' got off to a strong start at the Primetime Emmy awards on Sunday as television's biggest night kicked off with a starstudded red carpet and high tension over who will win the top drama and comedy series trophies. Eric Stonestreet won his second supporting comedy actor Emmy...
  • Sofia Vergara tops Forbes highest paid TV actresses July 19, 2012

    New York: 'Modern Family' actress Sofia Vergara edged out Kim Kardashian as the highestearning woman in U.S. television, taking in $19 million for the past 12 months on a list released by Forbes.com on Wednesday. The Colombianborn Vergara took the No. 1 spot thanks to her Emmy Awardwinning role on the...
  • Toddler's cuss word on 'Modern Family' draws ire January 18, 2012

    Los Angeles: An antiprofanity crusader on Tuesday asked ABC to pull this week's 'Modern Family' episode in which a toddler appears to use a bleeped curse word. "Our main goal is to stop this from happening," said McKay Hatcher, an 18yearold college student who founded the No Cussing Club in 2007....
  • Golden Globes crown new galaxy of new TV stars January 16, 2012

    Los Angeles: The Golden Globes crowned a new galaxy of television stars on Sunday, honoring a slew of shows in their first season and leaving old favorites out in the cold. Psychological thriller 'Homeland', which premiered on cable channel Showtime in October, won best TV drama series and best actress for...
  • Study finds fewer gay characters on network TV October 12, 2011

    New York: The number of gay and bisexual characters on scripted broadcast network TV has dipped slightly this season to 19 out of nearly 650 roles, according to the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation. The 16th annual 'Where We Are on TV' report released Wednesday by GLAAD found that 2.9...
  • 'Mad Men', 'Modern Family' win again at Emmys September 19, 2011

    Los Angeles: 'Mad Men' and 'Modern Family' won television's top drama and comedy prizes again on Sunday but elsewhere it was out with the old and in with the new at the Primetime Emmy Awards. On a night of surprises that brought a slew of newcomers to the Emmy podium, "Mad...
  • 'Mad Men,' 'Modern Family' honored by TV critics June 21, 2011

    Beverly Hills: In what amounts to a reflection of last year's Emmys and a bold prediction of this year's ceremony. 'Mad Men' and 'Modern Family' won the top prizes at a new event organized by television critics. The two shows, both critical darlings, took the respective best drama and comedy prizes...