‘Modern Family’: Creators and Cast Say Goodbye to the Game-Changing Sitcom

Published on Apr 09, 2020

‘Modern Family’: Creators and Cast Say Goodbye to the Game-Changing Sitcom

When co-creators Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan decided to set the 11th and final season of “Modern Family” at 18 episodes, they didn’t realize how fortuitous the timing would turn out to be. The series finale of the long-running family sitcom finished filming in late February, mere weeks before the outbreak of the coronavirus would force the entertainment industry — along with countless other businesses — to grind to a halt.

“It’s very strange to contemplate that,” says Lloyd. “Had we done, say, our normal number of episodes, which would be 22 or 24, we would’ve come to a place where [the production would have been forced to shut down], so

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Author: Elaine Low