Modern Family

Series Summary
Told from the perspective of an unseen documentary filmmaker, the series offers an honest, often-hilarious perspective of family life. Parents Phil and Claire yearn for an honest, open relationship with their three kids. But a daughter who is trying to grow up too fast, another who is too smart for her own good, and a rambunctious young son make it challenging. Claire's dad, Jay, and his Latina wife, Gloria, are raising two sons together, but people sometimes believe Jay to be Gloria's father. Jay's gay son, Mitchell, and his partner, Cameron, have adopted a little Asian girl, completing one big -- straight, gay, multicultural, traditional -- happy family.

Air Dates: 2009 - Present

Genres: Sitcom

Network: ABC

  • Season 1, Ep. 1 : PilotSep 23, 2009

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    Jay has grown children, grandchildren and a gorgeous young wife, who has a preteen son of her own; all together they must bridge generational, cultural and social gaps.

  • Season 1, Ep. 2 : The Bicycle ThiefSep 30, 2009

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    Phil is determined to help Luke prove he is responsible enough to have a new bike; Jay and Manny have some father and son time.

  • Season 1, Ep. 3 : Come Fly With MeOct 7, 2009

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    Jay reluctantly takes Phil on a model-airplane excursion, and Gloria goes shopping with Alex. Meanwhile, Claire and Manny get to know each other as siblings.

  • Season 1, Ep. 4 : The IncidentOct 14, 2009

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    Jay's ex-wife, Dede (Shelley Long), tries to make amends with everyone she offended at Jay and Gloria's wedding.

  • Season 1, Ep. 5 : Coal DiggerOct 21, 2009

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    Tensions rise during a day of barbecue and football at Jay and Gloria's in the wake of an incident between Manny and Luke at school.

  • Season 1, Ep. 6 : Run for Your WifeOct 28, 2009

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    Jay and Gloria have a disagreement about Manny's choice of outfit for his first day back at school; Cameron and Mitchell freak out when Lily gets a bump on the head.

  • Season 1, Ep. 7 : En GardeNov 4, 2009

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    The family comes out to support Manny's newfound interest, fencing; Phil is determined to find Luke's hidden talent.

  • Season 1, Ep. 8 : Great ExpectationsNov 18, 2009

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    Claire wants to surprise Phil with a private performance by one of their favorite musicians (Edward Norton); Cameron and Mitchell invite their friend Sal (Elizabeth Banks) out for a night on the town.

  • Season 1, Ep. 9 : FizboNov 25, 2009

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    Claire and Phil decide to plan the biggest and best birthday party for Luke.

  • Season 1, Ep. 10 : Undeck the HallsDec 9, 2009

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    Claire and Phil threaten to take away Christmas when the kids get into trouble; Cameron and Mitchell take Lily to have her first picture taken with Santa.

  • Season 1, Ep. 11 : Up All NightJan 6, 2010

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    Gloria does not like Jay's reaction to the arrival of Manny's father (Benjamin Bratt); Phil is rushed to the hospital; Mitchell and Cameron try to sleep-train Lily.

  • Season 1, Ep. 12 : Not in My HouseJan 13, 2010

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    When Claire finds a dirty picture on the computer and assumes it is Luke's doing, guilty Phil does not correct her; Jay and Gloria disagree over his beloved, life-size dog butler statue; Cameron involves himself in the gardener's woes.

  • Season 1, Ep. 13 : Fifteen PercentJan 20, 2010

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    Mitchell plants an idea in Jay's head; Manny's date gets a makeover from Gloria.

  • Season 1, Ep. 14 : Moon LandingFeb 3, 2010

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    A visit from an old friend (Minnie Driver) leaves Claire feeling inadequate; Mitchell tries to help Gloria with some legal issues.

  • Season 1, Ep. 15 : My Funky ValentineFeb 10, 2010

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    Claire and Phil plan a Valentine's Day excursion; Jay takes Gloria to a comedy show; Cameron and Mitchell try to play cupid for Manny.

  • Season 1, Ep. 16 : FearsMar 3, 2010

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    Phil tries to conquer his fear of the dark when he and Luke go on a discovery expedition underneath the house; Mitchell and Cameron invite Lily's pediatrician over for brunch.

  • Season 1, Ep. 17 : Truth Be ToldMar 10, 2010

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    Phil invites his high school girlfriend (Judy Greer) to the house; Jay accidentally kills Manny's pet turtle, then goes to extremes to cover his tracks; overworked Mitchell stands up to his boss.

  • Season 1, Ep. 18 : Starry NightMar 24, 2010

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    Claire and Phil each take on one of the kids' school projects; Gloria and Cameron bond during a night out.

  • Season 1, Ep. 19 : Game ChangerMar 31, 2010

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    The release of a new product Phil wants coincides with his birthday; Mitchell has a newfound desire to toughen up; Cameron gets involved in a neighbor's marital problems.

  • Season 1, Ep. 20 : BenchedApr 14, 2010

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    Luke and Manny's hot-tempered basketball coach quits during a game, causing Jay and Phil to jockey to fill the position; Mitchell takes Cameron along to meet a prospective employer.

  • Season 1, Ep. 21 : Travels With ScoutApr 28, 2010

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    Claire is suspicious when Phil's father shows up for an expected visit; Manny is traumatized by a horror movie.

  • Season 1, Ep. 22 : Airport 2010May 5, 2010

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    Gloria invites the whole family on a getaway to Hawaii for Jay's birthday.

  • Season 1, Ep. 23 : HawaiiMay 12, 2010

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    An unexpected reality check dampens Jay's plans for relaxation; Phil wants to make the trip romantic for Claire; the kids get into mischief when left to their own devices.

  • Season 1, Ep. 24 : Family PortraitMay 19, 2010

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    Everything seems to be working against Claire's plans for a new family portrait; Cameron gets a gig as a wedding singer, leaving Mitchell home alone with Lily and a wayward pigeon.

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