Modern Family is one of the best shows on TV right now. It’s hilarious, deals with real family issues, and has an amazing cast. Now, we all know Sofia Vergara and Julie Bowen are great, but we want to hear more praise for the younger cast of this show! The kids make the show so great and we think they need to get more recognition.
Sarah Hyland, Rico Rodriguez, Nolan Gould, Ariel Winter, and Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, make up the young cast of this hit show. It’s clear that they are great actors, but how much do we really know about the kids of MF? Not much at all! So, we’ve dug up some awesome facts about these young stars that are going to shock you! Take a look at the gallery to see the facts we thought you didn’t know about them! Check out the info and then tell us, which fact surprised you the most? Let us know in the comments below!
1. Noland Gould is a genius, literally!
He may not be so smart on the show, but Noland is pretty much a genius IRL. Noland has been in Mensa since he was four years old!
2. Aubrey loves Michael Jackson's
Aubrey loves the song so much she knows all of the lyrics and can even do the dance moves! That's one very talented 6-year-old!
3. Sarah was home schooled!
Sarah's mom home schooled her until she was in second grade. After that Sarah went to public school and graduated from the Professional Performing Arts School in New York.
4. Rico has a famous sister!
Rico's sister, Raini Rodriguez, is on the Disney show Austin & Ally! She plays the role of Trish.
5. Ariel got her start in commercials!
Ariel's first paying job was a Cool Whip commercial! She's been working ever since.
6. Nolan Gould has a serious doppelganger!
Jesse Eisenberg is 100% Nolan's doppelganger. How much do they look alike in this picture?
7. Her character used to be played by twins!
For seasons 1 and 2 of Modern Family the role of Lily was played by twin girls. When they needed to be replaced, Aubrey was cast to fill their spot!
8. Sarah was only in LA for 2 weeks before being cast on MF>!
At the age of 18, Sarah moved from New York to Los Angeles. After 2 weeks in LA scored a role in Modern Family.
9. Rico used to be a shy kid!
Before Rico started acting, he was very shy. He didn't even want to go in an audition room without his mom! Aw! After he started taking improv and acting classes he came out of his shell.
10. Ariel's in a band!
In addition to being a great actress, Ariel is also an amazing singer! She has a band called "WIckedSweet" with her best friend.
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