'Won't You Be Our Neighbor' - Season 6, Episode 5
Phil is selling the house next door and he and Claire are excited by the prospect of having wonderful new neighbors, but that quickly turns into panic when a loud and obnoxious couple come to look at the house. Jay forbids Manny to see his new girlfriend when he realizes she's the granddaughter of his biggest business rival, leading to a clash of the closet titans. Elsewhere, Mitch and Cam are determined to switch Lily out of Mrs. Plank's class since she is known to rule with an iron fist - not to mention she scares them too.
Air Date: October 22nd at 9/8c on ABC.
Last Episode: 'Marco Polo'.
Last night's Modern Family finished first in the key adults 18-49 demographic to rank as the night's highest-rated show in the demo.
This week's episode, "Marco Polo", had an audience of 9.71 million people, to rank second behind Criminal Minds in its time period. Modern Family was the second most-watched show overall on Wednesday. The show's audience was down by 0.92m from last week.
Modern Family rose to first place in the adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.4/10 rating, comfortably beating all shows in the time period and on Wednesday night as a whole. The show was down two tenths in the demo from last week's 3.6/11.
ABC has announced this year's Halloween episode of Modern Family will air Wednesday, October 29. Steve Zahn and Andrea Anders return as the Dunphy's neighbors in this episode.
Halloween 3: AwesomeLand – Even though Halloween is Claire’s holiday, she allows Phil to take over this year so instead of her usual fright-fest theme, he decides to turn the house into AwesomeLand! Gloria picks out Princess Fiona and Shrek costumes for her and Jay but Jay decides he wants to be Prince Charming complete with a full head of gorgeous hair, and with the hair comes a new sense of confidence. Elsewhere, Cameron gets overwhelmed by the day’s activities and Mitchell has closing arguments for a huge case, and it doesn’t help that the stenographer is dressed like a spider, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
This week's episode of Modern Family finished first in viewers and the key 18-49 demographic to rank as Wednesday's most-watched and highest-rated show.
"The Cold" was watched by 10.63 million people, up slightly from 10.56m last week, to finish first in viewers, ahead of CBS's Criminal Minds with 10.45m. Modern Family was even more dominant in the adults 18-49 demographic with a 3.6/11, giving it a 1.3 point lead Minds and a 1.1 lead on all other programming that night.
Modern Family ranked first in viewers and all key demographics in its time period and for the night overall.
ABC has issued the press release for the October 22 episode of Modern Family. Tyne Daly (Cagney & Lacey, Judging Amy), Steve Zahn (Treme) and Andrea Anders (Better Off Ted) guest star in the episode.
Won’t You Be Our Neighbor – Phil is selling the house next door and he and Claire are excited by the prospect of having wonderful new neighbors, but that quickly turns into panic when a loud and obnoxious couple (guest stars Steve Zahn and Andrea Anders) come to look at the house. Jay forbids Manny to see his new girlfriend when he realizes she’s the granddaughter of his biggest business rival, leading to a clash of the closet titans. Elsewhere, Mitch and Cam are determined to switch Lily out of Mrs. Plank’s (guest star Tyne Daly) class since she is known to rule with an iron fist – not to mention she scares them too, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC has revealed the storyline for the October 15 episode of Modern Family.
Marco Polo – The Dunphys move into a cramped hotel room while their house is getting treated for mold and Phil sees this as an opportunity to spend some quality time together but Claire and the kids are less than enthused. Gloria becomes over protective when Manny starts dating an older, popular girl, and Cameron is under a lot of pressure to maintain his team’s winning streak but when he realizes Mitchell may be a jinx, emotions run high, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Yesterday's Modern Family continued the show's domination in the adults 18-49 demographic, in which it was the night's top-rated show.
"Do Not Push" was watched by 10.56 million people, down from 11.38m last week. Modern Family was second in viewers, placing behind the season premiere of CBS's Criminal Minds. Modern Family rose to first place with a 3.7/12 rating in the 18-49 demo, comfortably beating Minds' 2.7/8, to rank first in its time slot and the night overall in the key demographic.
ABC has put out the press release for next week's episode of Modern Family, "The Cold". Adam DeVine reprises his role as Andy in the episode.
The Cold – Phil is putting together Mitch and Cam’s wedding video for a special family screening, but when the footage reveals that he is responsible for a horrible cold that has plagued the family, he must do some creative editing. Jay and Gloria have different ways of helping Manny cope with the stresses of high school football, while coach Cam struggles between whether or not to bench him. And, Mitchell gets strangely competitive with Lily’s new friend, Sydney, who is clearly a genius, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
The sixth season premiere of Modern Family dominated the ratings for its time slot, taking the title of the night's most watched and highest rated show.
This year's opener, "The Long Honeymoon", attracted an audience of 11.38 million people, down 300,000 from last year's 11.68. Modern Family had a 3.9/12 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic, down from 4.2/12 last year. Modern Family was the top show in its time slot and the night as a whole in all key ratings.
In time for Modern Family's upcoming sixth season, which premieres tomorrow, we are happy to launch a new forum for Modern Family fans.
The forum is part of the new SitcomWatch.com website, which gives news and updates for all your favorite sitcoms, including Modern Family. We hope you will join the forum and check out the Modern Family board, where you can discuss the show and its new season.
Modern Family is back tomorrow night at 9/8c on ABC with the sixth season premiere, "The Long Honeymoon".
ABC has put out the press release for the October 1 episode of Modern Family.
Do Not Push – It’s Jay and Gloria’s anniversary and they can’t seem to get on the same page on what kind of gift to give – sentimental or expensive? And, the Dunphys head to Caltech for Alex’s college tour and while Claire is busy convincing her to choose this school and stay close to home, Phil, Luke and Haley branch off to participate in a psyche experiment. Mitch and Cam are taking a new family portrait with Lily to replace the old one above their mantel, but Lily gives some serious face, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1 (9:00-9:31 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Modern Family returns for its sixth season this Wednesday at 9/8c on ABC with "The Long Honeymoon".