'Halloween 4: The Revenge of Rod Skyhook' - Season 8, Episode 5
Luke's Halloween party isn't the monster bash he dreamed of and is at risk of having the worst party of the year. Sensing trouble, the rest of the Dunphy's realize all his party needs is a visit from Rod Skyhook, a little promotion and some adult supervision to get it started. Meanwhile at the Tucker-Pritchett home, Cam faces off with his Halloween nemesis while Lily and Mitchell try to save the day and work to keep him from going to the darkside. Finally, when Jay finds out that Manny is going to a party at the home of an old enemy, he enlists him to deliver a trick he will never forget.
Air Date: October 26th at 9/8c on ABC.
Last Episode: 'Weathering Heights'.
Halloween 4: The Revenge of Rod Skyhook – Luke’s Halloween party isn’t the monster bash he dreamed of and is at risk of having the worst party of the year. Sensing trouble, the rest of the Dunphy’s realize all his party needs is a visit from Rod Skyhook, a little promotion and some adult supervision to get it started. Meanwhile at the Tucker-Pritchett home, Cam faces off with his Halloween nemesis while Lily and Mitchell try to save the day and work to keep him from going to the darkside. Finally, when Jay finds out that Manny is going to a party at the home of an old enemy, he enlists him to deliver a trick he will never forget.
ABC has released the synopsis for the October 12 episode of Modern Family, "Weathering Heights". Nathan Fillion (Castle) guest stars as Rainer Shine, a local weatherman, in the episode.
Weathering Heights – Phil can’t cover up his excitement when he’s invited to appear in a real-estate news segment for the local news. The day gets even better after meeting his “weatherman” hero, Rainer Shine (played by Nathan Fillion). Phil made one little mistake; he introduced him to Hayley. Over at the Pritchett house, Jay decides to infuse a little grit into Manny’s video interview for his college application. In the Tucker-Pritchett home, Lily is over their new houseguest and decides to take matters into her own hands, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12 (9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC has released the synopsis for the October 5 episode of Modern Family, "Blindsided". Martin Short guest stars in the episode.
Blindsided – The Dunphys and Pritchett’s are going head-to-head when Luke decides his best chance at getting into college is running for senior class president against Manny. The outcome of this election is even more important to Jay, Gloria and Claire, who prove to be dubious campaign managers. Now that Haley has started her own promotion business, Phil insists on introducing her to marketing guru Merv Schechter (played by Martin Short), who hasn’t seen a stress ball he can’t slap a logo on yet. Meanwhile, Cam finds out his star football player is moving away and makes a rash decision that is going to make home life a little cramped for Mitch and Cam on “Mondern Family,” Wednesday, October 5 (9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC has released the synopsis for next week's episode of Modern Family, "A Stereotypical Day".
"A Stereotypical Day" - Jay does not want to give the new family moving in across the street the wrong impression and goes out of his way to make sure they know he is the best kind of neighbor, while Manny decides that the best way to an attractive and radical-thinking teenage girl's heart is through his actions. Meanwhile, at the Pritchett house, the entire family is using Alex's recent bout of mono to their advantage. Finally, Cam and Mitchell have always felt they were the most open, non-judgmental and supportive parents. However, when they overhear Lily insulting her new friend, they have to take a quick look in the mirror before they teach her a lesson about acceptance, on "Modern Family," WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 (9:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC has released the synopsis for the eighth season premiere of Modern Family, "A Tale of Three Cities", which airs next Wednesday, Spetember 21.
Celia Weston (Cameron's mother, Barb), Stephanie Beatriz (Gloria's sister, Sonia) and Dana Powell (Cameron's sister, Pam) guest star in the episode.
A Tale of Three Cities – After recent trips take the Dunphys to New York; Mitch, Cam and Lily to the Midwest; and Jay, Gloria, Manny and Joe to Juarez, Mexico; the Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan reunites in its eighth season premiere with all of the families converging at home for Father’s Day, on “Modern Family,” TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 (9:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC unveiled its 2016/17 fall line-up yesterday at its Upfront presentation in New York City. The network plans to launch an extended two-hour comedy block on Tuesday to augment its two-hour Wednesday night line-up and hour-long block on Fridays.
Modern Family will remain the cornerstone of the Wednesday night comedy block at 9/8c. The Goldbergs moves to 8/7c, replacing The Middle which is heading to the same slot on Tuesday nights. The new sitcom Speechless airs at 8:30 on Wednesday, before Modern Family. black-ish holds onto the 9:30 slot before the new drama Designated Survivor at 10/9c.
On Tuesday nights, The Middle at 8/7c is followed by new sitcom American Housewife at 8:30, Fresh off the Boat at 9/8c and The Real O'Neals at 9:30. Marvel's Agents of Shields wraps up the night at 10/9c.
ABC's Friday night comedy line-up of Last Man Standing at 8/7c and Dr. Ken at 8:30 is unchanged.
ABC has announced the seventh season finale of Modern Family, "Double Click", which airs Wednesday, May 18. Adam DeVine reprises his role as Andy.
Double Click – Claire can’t seem to find the right time to fire one of her employees, while, back at home, Phil thinks he caught Luke with a girl in his bed, and no one seems to notice that Alex has moved back home for the summer. Jay refuses to accept that it might be harder to reenter the workforce than he thought, and Cameron and Mitch butt heads on how to share time with Lily now that Cameron took a summer job in Kansas City, in the season finale of “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, MAY 18 (9:00-9:31 p.m. EDT) on the ABC Television Network.
Modern Family has already been renewed for an eighth season by ABC and will be returning in the fall.
ABC has released the synopsis for the May 11 episode of Modern Family, "Crazy Train". Shelley Long (Cheers) reprises her role as Dede, Jay's ex-wife, while Simon Templeman (The Neighbors) guest stars.
“Crazy Train” – Dede is getting remarried, and Manny convinces the family to take the train up to the wedding. Jay could not be more ecstatic that Dede has moved on for good but his overenthusiasm might come back and bite him later. Claire and Mitchell work on their toast while Phil and Cam geek out over their favorite author, who is also on the train. Luke and Manny go a little girl crazy; Gloria gets stuck in coach; and Alex gets caught up in the romance of the train herself, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, MAY 11 (9:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.
ABC has released the synopsis for the May 4 episode of Modern Family, "Promposal".
“Promposal” – With Closet-Con right around the corner, Claire is on high alert and convinced there is a mole in the company. Meanwhile, Phil goes vigilante when he and Gloria confront Auntie Alice for stealing her hot sauce recipe. Jay tries to teach Joe how to do some manly handy work, and with prom coming up, Mitch helps Luke with his “promposal” while Cam helps with Manny’s, but Cam goes a little overboard, revealing that there maybe something deeper going on, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, MAY 4 (9:00–9:31 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network
ABC has announced the April 13 episode of Modern Family, "Man Shouldn't Lie". Adam Arkin (Chicago Hope) guest stars in the episode.
Man Shouldn't Lie – Claire brings home a stray dog and gets the kids to help her hide it from Phil while she tries to find its owner. Unfortunately, her evasive behavior only makes Phil try even harder to shower her with more attention. Elsewhere, Gloria invites a new couple over even after Jay has made it clear he doesn't want to make any new friends, but when the husband turns out to be a real guy’s guy, Jay might be eating crow. And Cameron rents out their upstairs apartment to a Christian rock band, on “Modern Family,” WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13 (9:00–9:31 p.m. EDT) on the ABC Television Network