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'Modern Family' Casts 'Star Wars' Vet Billy Dee Williams, Nathan Lane

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 14, 2012 @ 12:59 PM
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This deal just keeps getting better all the time!  'Modern Family' has seem some impressive guest stars across its four seasons, and shows no signs of stopping with big names like Matthew Broderick in the coming weeks, but throw in 'Star Wars,' and you've got our attention!  Lando Calrissian himself, Billy Dee Williams will make an appearance on the Emmy-gobbling series, while former guest Nathan Lane will put in a return as well.  But who might Calrissian Billy Dee Williams play in a galaxy near, near to home?

2012 Emmy Awards: Julie Bowen Snags Outstanding Supporting Actress for 'Modern Family'

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by Nick Romano September 23, 2012 @ 10:19 PM
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We knew 'Modern Family' would win something at the 2012 Emmy Awards. After all, the cast and crew pretty much dominated the Comedy Series, and Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress categories. But probably no one expected Julie Bowen, who plays Claire Dunphy on the show, to beat out both Kristen Wiig (and her many 'SNL' personalities) and the late Kathryn Joosten of 'Desperate Housewives' in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series category! But she did.