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'Modern Family' Star Joins 'Bonnie & Clyde' THR

One of the stars of ABC's "Modern Family" has been cast in Lifetime and History's "Bonnie & Clyde" project, according to The Hollywood Reporter's Live Feed.

In the four-part miniseries, “Modern Family’s” Sarah Hyland will play Blanche Barrow, the wife of Clyde's brother Buck, a partner in the Barrow Gang.

The Depression-era bank-robbing drama also stars Emile Hirsch as Clyde Barrow and Holliday Grainger as Bonnie Parker, while William Hurt will play the Texas Ranger who tracks the outlaws. Holly Hunter will play Bonnie's mother.

The project, which will air on both networks, is produced by "Smash" executive producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan.

Hyland will also star in the Lifetime original movie "Call Me Crazy: A Five Film," the report notes.

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