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Modern Family: The Future Dunphys

Phil takes Claire to the hospital for an angiogram, and while there, they encounter a family that resembles what their own might look like in the future. Needless to say, they don't like what they see. Jay accompanies Manny to a prospective private school. Mitch and Cam organize a girls' day for Gloria and Lily.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x19
Production Number: 4ARG20
Airdate: Wednesday April 03rd, 2013

Director: Ryan Case
Writer: Elaine Ko

Alternate Airdates:

AU (ten) May 12, 2013
UK (sky 1) May 24, 2013

Guest Stars
Anastasia BasilAnastasia Basil
As Sydney
Luka JonesLuka Jones
As Dustin
John CyganJohn Cygan
As Admissions Dean
Brian PalermoBrian Palermo
As Dryden Dad

Co-Guest Stars
Dominic BarnesDominic Barnes
As Matthew
David PevsnerDavid Pevsner
As Dr. Nussbaum
Elaine KoElaine Ko
As Receptionist
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


The episode begins with Claire scheduled to go to the hospital for an angiogram because of the minor heart incident she had a few weeks ago. Luke is trying to build a toaster that would automatically fling the toast onto a plateful of butter, so Phil suggests he use a spring from a mattress for his experiment. Haley wants to leave her job at the store because it’s boring, but Claire advises her against it. Claire wants Alex to have more fun, but Alex wants to stay in her room and study. Claire asks Phil to talk some sense into their children, but he ends up doing just the opposite. ..

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Ratings: 10.88 Million Viewers

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