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Modern Family

23 September, 2009
Modern Family

Modern Family is an American mockumentary family sitcom television series created by Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan for the American Broadcasting Company. It ran for eleven seasons, from September 23, 2009, to April 8, 2020. It follows the lives of three diverse family set-ups in suburban Los Angeles, linked by patriarch Jay Pritchett. Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan conceived the series while sharing stories of their own "modern families". Modern Family employs an ensemble cast and is presented in mockumentary style, with the characters frequently speaking directly to the camera in confessional interview segments. The series was renewed for a 10th season on May 10, 2017, which premiered on September 26, 2018; then for an eleventh and final season on February 5, 2019, which premiered on September 25, 2019. The series finale aired on April 8, 2020. Modern Family was acclaimed by critics throughout its first few seasons.

Genre Sitcom, Mockumentary
Created by Christopher Lloyd, Steven Levitan
Starring Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet, Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould, Rico Rodriguez, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Jeremy Maguire, Reid Ewing
Theme music composer Gabriel Mann
Composer(s) Gabriel Mann, Daniel Licht (pilot only)
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 11
No. of episodes 250
Executive producer(s) Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd, Jeffrey Morton, Paul Corrigan, Dan O'Shannon, Brad Walsh, Danny Zuker, Bill Wrubel, Jeffrey Richman, Abraham Higginbotham, Stephen Lloyd, Elaine Ko, Chuck Tatham, Vali Chandrasekaran, Jon Pollack, Jack Burditt
Producer(s) Jeffrey Morton, Chris Smirnoff, Elaine Ko, Sally Young, Becky Mann, Audra Sielaff, Ryan Walls
Location(s) Los Angeles, California
Camera setup Single camera
Running time 20–24 minutes
Production company(s) Lloyd-Levitan Productions, (2009–2012), Picador Productions, Steven Levitan Productions, 20th Century Fox Television
Distributor 20th Television
Original network ABC
Picture format HDTV 720p
Netflix ID 70143858

About Modern Family

Sitcom focusing on the suburban Los Angeles-based Pritchett family, covering the patriarch of the family, his daughter's family and his son's family.

Achievement of Modern Family

The series won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series five straight years from 2010 to 2014. 

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Latest information about Modern Family updated on July 28 2021.