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    ‘Modern Family’ Star Ty Burrell Returns To ABC With A New Comedy Show

    Calling Phil Dunphey the father of the year would be an understatement. Since the first season of Modern Family‘, Phil and Claire have been the most chaotic and relatable parents. Phil’s sassy one-liners and his emotional availability make him the best sitcom character.

    Despite the ‘Modern Family’ ending, the role of fatherhood might have stuck on to Ty Burrell, as he partners up with ABC for a new comedy show.

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    Ty Burrell Stars In ABC Network’s New Show ‘Forgive And Forget’

    Ty Burrell
    Ty Burrell

    After ‘Modern Family’, Ty Burrell has landed another lead role in ABC’s new show ‘Forgive and Forget’. Similar to ‘Modern Family’, this show will be a multi-camera comedy revolving around family drama. But the pivotal area of the series is showcasing the father-son relationship. 

    Ty Burrell will play Hank, who is known for being the life of the party, But after receiving unfortunate news about his health, he decided to reconnect with his son, hoping to create new memories.

    Who Will Star Alongside Ty Burrell In ‘Forgive And Forget’?

    Ty Burrell
    Ty Burrell

    Ty Burrell not only stars in the show but also serves as an executive producer on the show, which is under his production company Desert Whale Productions. Eugene Garcia-Cross will write the comedy series.

    Since the new series shares the same production company as ‘Modern Family’, there might be chances that the cast from the series might make a cameo appearance. 

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    Is ‘Forgive And Forget’ Inspired By Real-Life Events?

    Ty Burrell in Forget and Forgive
    Ty Burrell in Forget and Forgive

    The comedy series is inspired by Garcia-Cross’s experience of caring for a parent with Alzheimer’s. The show’s motive is to destigmatize a disease afflicting millions. Garcia-Cross is a co-producer on Disney+’s reboot of ‘The Santa Clause’ and previously worked on ‘Punky Brewster’ for Peacock and Indebted for NBC.

    ‘Forget and Forgive’ is ABC’s second pilot order of the season, following last week’s ‘Shifting Gears’, a new sitcom starring the face of ABC Tim Allen.

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    Khevna Shah
    Khevna Shah
    Khevna Shah is a content know-it-all, working as an Entertainment Writer for First Curiosity. When she's not forensic-analyzing new movies and shows, she's probably out there with her camera. Approach her with your fan theories, and you've got yourself a friend for life. She aspires to be a professional content critic someday.

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