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Nathan Lane: 'Modern Family' Guest Star This Fall!

Nathan Lane: 'Modern Family' Guest Star This Fall!

Nathan Lane will guest star on an upcoming episode of Modern Family!

The 54-year-old actor will play Pepper, an older pal of Mitchell and Cameron’s, in an episode coming this fall. Pepper, a flamboyant friend, was mentioned last season.

Executive producer Steven Levithan told USA Today that Nathan approached producers himself and that he fits the role perfectly, but that the show’s trying to cut back on “stunt casting”.

“[W]e don’t want to turn into a guest of the week,” Steven said. “The audience loves our characters and we have enough of them!”

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8 Responses to “Nathan Lane: 'Modern Family' Guest Star This Fall!”

  1. 1
    Sammy Says:

    This episode will be hilarious! I love modern family

  2. 2
    Sammy Says:

    This will be a funny episode :D

  3. 3
    Janelle Says:

    Sounds great!

  4. 4
    KellStar Says:

    Hopefully they will utilize him much better than they did Edward Norton!

  5. 5
    Terri Gallagher Says:

    can NOT wait for this episode!!! love this TV family and their guests.

  6. 6
    Mary Marrage Says:

    He is hot and a great actor

  7. 7
    liz Says:

    Nathan Lane would be a great choice for an added character. Love the show actually LOL!!!

  8. 8
    little sun Says:

    can’t wait too!! really love this TV show

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