The endgame is set for a broadcast series that has been a dominant force at the Emmys over its long run. ABC announced a pickup for the comedy series “Modern Family” for an 11th season, which will be the show’s last.
The series has been nominated a stunning 81 times for Primetime Emmy Awards, winning 22 Emmys, including being named Outstanding Comedy Series five years in a row, from 2010-2014.
In announcing the news, ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke promised: “In its final season, there will be more milestone events that anyone who has been a fan of the series won’t want to miss.”
Added co-creator and executive producer Steve Levitan: “Even after 10 years together, we realized there are still some things our writers don’t yet know about each other’s sex lives.”
Click here for more quotes and additional details in today’s full announcement.