Modern Family, Matthew Broderick

ABC/BOB D'AMICO; Jamie McCarthy/

Modern Family is adding a little star power to its new season.

Tony winner (and Sarah Jessica Parker's hubby) Matthew Broderick will guest star in an upcoming episode of ABC's Emmy-winning comedy. According to the network, the actor will play "a neurotic new friend" of Phil's (Ty Burrell). No word yet on the character's name, though presumably it's not Bueller.

Broderick isn't the only member of his family to be making a TV splash. Next week, his wife begins a recurring stint on Fox's Glee, playing a mentor to new intern Kurt (Chris Colfer).

Modern Family returns to ABC on Sept. 26.

  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our Cookie Policy.