21 September 2012 11:24 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Matthew Broderick is joining the family. The Ferris Bueller's Day Off star will guest star in an upcoming episode on Modern Family's fourth season, ABC announced Friday. Photos: 'Modern Family' Stars Pick Their Favorite Episdoes The Tony winner (The Producers) will play a neurotic new friend to Phil (Ty Burrell) on the series, which has already enlisted Bridesmaids Wendi McLendon-Covey and the return of Shelley Long as Jay's ex for season four. Broderick most recently appeared as himself in a 2010 episode of FX's Louie. His small-screen work includes a voice role in an episode of the animated Adventure

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