Ed O'Neill Almost Passed on Modern Family

Ed O’Neill, who plays Jay Pritchett on ABC’s hit comedy Modern Family, wasn’t interested in doing another sitcom after Married ... With Children went off the air. But creators Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan knew Ed would be perfect for the show. "They asked [my manager] if they could send [the script] to me when they finish it and if I’d give it a quick read," Ed recalls in a recent interview on Neon Tommy."I read it and then I read it again ... And I...


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