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Modern Family: Mistery Date

Claire takes Manny and Luke with her to Alex's academic decathlon, leading Phil to try and have a boys' night. Unfortunately, he's only able to get one guy to show up, and remains oblivious to the fact that the other man is sexually interested in him. Meanwhile, Alex feels pressure to succeed, Manny and Luke Bar Mitzvah hop, and Mitch and Cam arrange for a surprise gift for Gloria.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x8
Production Number: 4ARG08
Airdate: Wednesday November 14th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky 1) Nov 23, 2012
AU (ten) Nov 25, 2012

Special Guest Stars

Co-Guest Stars
Chris PrinzoChris Prinzo
As Hug-a-Bunny
Kevin CotteleerKevin Cotteleer
As Dr. Jensen
Gina Garcia SharpGina Garcia Sharp
As Cushion Stealer
Theo WilsonTheo Wilson
As Security Guard
Cynthia FrostCynthia Frost
As Jeremy's Grandma
Sophia OSophia O'Neill
As Girl #1
Rebecca MazouzRebecca Mazouz
As Girl #2
Logan Riley HasselLogan Riley Hassel
As Manny's Crush
Tom CostelloTom Costello
As Moderator
Main Cast
Ed OEd O'Neill
As Jay Pritchett
Sofía VergaraSofía Vergara
As Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
Julie BowenJulie Bowen
As Claire Dunphy
Ty BurrellTy Burrell
As Phil Dunphy
Jesse Tyler FergusonJesse Tyler Ferguson
As Mitchell Pritchett
Eric StonestreetEric Stonestreet
As Cameron Tucker
Sarah HylandSarah Hyland
As Haley Dunphy
Ariel WinterAriel Winter
As Alex Dunphy
Nolan GouldNolan Gould
As Luke Dunphy
Rico RodriguezRico Rodriguez
As Manny Delgado
Aubrey Anderson-EmmonsAubrey Anderson-Emmons
As Lily Tucker-Pritchett


Phil has two whole days to himself, and he's already wired the house to his iPad. But really wants him to go see some friends, and not just his real estate customers. Claire takes Alex to her Academic Decathlon, where she is a returning champion. Luke and Manny are with her. Claire would rather have Alex not win because she puts so much pressure on herself. Luke and Manny spot some well-dressed ladies heading to a bar mitzvah, and Manny is crazy that one of the girls smiled at him. Manny needs Luke as a wingman, but Luke figures breaking into a party is no challenge for him. ..

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Ratings: 11.89 Million Viewers

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