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More Sofia Vergara Coming to TV, As Modern Family Gets 2-Year Renewal


The award winning and uber popular Modern Family will be around for at least two more seasons on ABC. This means more of Sofia Vergara portraying Gloria Pritchett as well as the entire cast which is slated to return.

Modern Family is currently wrapping up their eighth season, with the season finale set to air on May 17. The majority of the cast including Vergara received a nice fat raise for the upcoming two seasons. According to Variety the adult cast will make $500,000 per episode, a $150,000 per episode raise. Each season consists of 22 shows.

Vergara, 44, has been with the show since the beginning in 2009 and has always been a fan favorite. For her portrayal of Gloria Pritchett, the Colombian beauty has received four Golden Globes, seven Screen Actors Guild awards and been nominated for four Emmys. The role has launched her to movies and lucrative endorsement deals.

The five-time Emmy-winning television comedy is averaging in its current season 11 million viewers in the 18-49 year-old key demographic.

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