Exclusive: The Emmy-nominated actor will play Jay's new best friend
Jay has got a new best friend on Modern Family, and it will be Adam Arkin who sinks his teeth into the role.
The Emmy- and Tony-nominated actor will guest-star on the ABC family comedy as a dentist for the Los Angeles Kings who becomes tight with Jay (Ed O’Neill). The episode is slated to air in April.
Arkin — whose TV credits include Northern Exposure, Chicago Hope, and Life — has guest-starred recently on such shows as Fargo, Masters of Sex, and Justified. He’s also a TV director who has helmed episodes of series including Fargo, Sons of Anarchy, and The Americans.
Recent famous faces popping up on Modern Family include Ray Liotta and Keegan-Michael Key.