As the show Modern Family comes to a close, the cast members, some of whom grew up on screen, reached out to fans with their fondest memories of the past 10 plus years working on one of the TV’s hottest shows:
“11 years. 250 episodes. 1 Modern Family,” said the show’s Sarah Hyland. Her post was accompanied by four photos and one video from their last days working on the award-winning show.
The post brought in a flood of support from fans, including one Twitter user who said, “Hope you’re OK, Sarah. Thank you for all the wonderful memories and giggles you gave us over the past 11 years. Modern Family will go down in history as one of the greatest shows of all time. I enjoyed EVERY episode. Wishing you all the best,”
Sofia Vergara, the step-grandmother of Hyland’s character on the show, has been flooding her Instagram account with pictures and videos of her final week on the set of Modern Family.
“I will never forget this set, this people ,there where only good times. Thank you Moden Family❤️❤️ Thank you Gloria Pritchett,” Vergera said in her tribute to the show that made her a household name.
“Se nos acabó la fiesta!!!???????? Adios stage5 ! Modern Family❤️ 11 years!!!,” she said in another post. “What a day!! Saying goodbye to our Modern Family❤️❤️❤️,” the Latina star said in a third post.
Julie Bowen posted a tribute to her on-screen dad, calling it “One of the highlights of my career has been working alongside the legendary Ed O’Neill.”
Her post received an outpouring of support for the show:
“Thank you for everything❤️?secondary school to uni, thank you,” said one fan. “You two are incredible together. It must be a blast working with each other,” said another. “I want to be excited about new episodes but I’m SO SAD we’re just getting closer to the finale! ? I freaking love you guys,” commented a third.
Other members of the cast and crew shared their fond memories working on the hit series:
“In just a few hours we will series wrap on @abcmodernfam, and along with everything else, I will be saying goodbye to the trailer I have had for almost a decade,” Ariel Winter said. “Goodbye trailer! Goodbye Alex plaque!”
The show’s resident magician, Ty Burrell shared a photo from the current season of his on-show family with the caption, “Emotions,” around the time the final season began production.
Jesse Tyler, better known to America as Mitchell Pritchett, shared a photo of himself sitting inside an empty set of his on-screen home with a quote, and a grateful tribute to the show:
“’Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting.” -J.M. Barrie.’ Tomorrow is the last day of shooting @abcmodernfam,” Tyler said. “Thank you to all of our fans. It’s been a great 11 years & 250 episodes.”
The cast also shared their thoughts on the past decade during an interview about how they felt about the show wrapping up by ET Canada.