|Sofia Vergara, Ed O'Neill|
“It involves a death,” he revealed to ABC News Radio [in] New York City at ABC Television’s unveiling of its 2013-2014 primetime lineup, “which doesn’t seem like it’s funny, but it’s a very funny show and it’s a very touching show.”
The episode, titled Goodnight, Gracie follows the Modern Family crew as they fly down to Florida to be with Phil (Ty Burrell) after his mom, Gracie, passes away. Gloria (Sofía Vergara) finds herself having to contest an outstanding arrest warrant in Florida and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) fits right in with an elderly women’s group at Frank’s (Fred Willard) retirement community. Meanwhile, Jay (O’Neill) runs into someone from his past.