'Modern Family': Josh Gad asks, 'What would Phil Dunphy do?'


"Book of Mormon" star Josh Gad visits "Modern Family" on Wednesday (Nov. 23), and while it's his first appearance on the ABC hit, he has a history with the show. At one time, he was even considered for the role of Cameron that eventually went to Eric Stonestreet.Gad and Ty Burrell starred in FOX's 2007-08 sitcom "Back to You," which was created by "Modern Family" masterminds Steve Levitan and Christopher Lloyd. As the two writers began to develop "Modern Family," they asked him to audition."It was interesting, because at that time they had been seeing a lot of taller, slender people," Gad tells Zap2it. "... They came to me and said, Can you take a look at the script, would this be something that would interest you? It did, and it came down to me coming into the room and playing with them. But at the end of the day, I think they found their...



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