How the Modern Family Cast Has Changed Over the Years

See how the cast of Modern Family, including Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Sofia Vergara and more, have changed over 11 seasons

By Lauren Piester Apr 07, 2020 11:15 PMTags

They grow up so fast, don't they?

It's been 11 years since Modern Family first made its debut on ABC, and tomorrow night, the show comes to an end. We've watched the entire family grow up both on screen and off, and now it's time to remind ourselves what the Pritchett and Dunphy families looked like way back when, and now. 

Some of the kids are practically unrecognizable nowadays, and everyone has changed in some way or another over the past 11 years. 

You'll be able to see just how much they've changed in the documentary airing before tomorrow night's finale, which features ample footage from behind-the-scenes of the filming of the pilot, including interviews with the kids, some of whom were 10 years old at the time. 

But until then, you can see their pilot selves side by side with their season 11 selves by scrolling down! 

Modern Family Cast: What's Next After 11 Years Together?

Check out how the cast has changed below: 

Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy

Sarah Hyland was 18 when she began playing Haley Dunphy, and is now 31. She's about to get married to Bachelor in Paradise bartender Wells Adams, and is working on a pilot with Emily V. Gordon, based on real-life experiences. 

Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy

Ariel Winter was 11 when Modern Family began, and is now 23. She hasn't announced any future projects just yet. 

Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy

Nolan Gould was 10 years old at the start of the series, and he's now 23. He's in an upcoming movie called Camp with Joey King, he's kind of ripped now, and never forget our favorite fun fact about Nolan Gould: He's a member of Mensa! 

Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily Tucker-Pritchett

Aubrey Anderson-Emmons was three when she joined the cast in 2011, and is now 14. 

Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado

Rico Rodriguez was 10 when the show began, and is now 23. 

Jeremy Maguire as Joe Pritchett

Jeremy Maguire, who plays Joe, wasn't yet born when the shoe premiered in 2009. He was born in 2011, and joined the show in 2015. He's now 10! 

Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy

Ty Burrell was 41 at the start of the series, and is now 54. He's currently lending his voice to Fox's animated series Duncanville

Sofia Vergara as Gloria Pritchett

Sofia Vergara was 36 when Modern started filming, and is now 49. In 2020 she signed on to be a judge on America's Got Talent and is starring in the Netflix series Griselda. She is also happily married to Hollywood hunk Joe Manganiello.

Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy

Julie Bowen was 39 at the start of the series, and is now 51. She starred in the 2020 filme Hubie Halloween alongside Adam Sandler and is producing and starring in an upcoming pilot called Raised by Wolves.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett

Jesse Tyler Ferguson was 33 during the pilot and is now 46. He hosted HGTV's Extreme Makeover Home Edition reboot and in July 2020, he and husband Justin Mikita welcomed their first child named Beckett.

Eric Stonestreet as Cam Tucker

Eric Stonestreet was 37 when the pilot filmed, and is now 50.

Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett

Ed O'Neill was 63 when Modern began, and is now 75. 

Reid Ewing as Dylan Marshall

Reid Ewing was 20 when the pilot taped, and is now 33.

Modern Family's farewell begins tomorrow at 8 p.m., with a documentary celebrating the series, followed by the two-part finale starting at 9 p.m. on ABC.