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Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Jesse Tyler Ferguson is an American actor best knowing for playing his character Mitchell Pritchett on the ABC sitcom Modern Family. This role has earned him five Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Jesse has worked in Off-Broadway and Broadway Theater shows, including Tony Award winning show “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”, as well as “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, and “Monty Python’s Spamalot”, among others. Jesse, an openly gay actor, married Justin Mikita in July 2013.

The baby comes seven years into his marriage to Justin Mikita.

July 10 2020 11:44 AM

The groundbreaking series put a gay couple front and center long before positive LGBTQ+ representation was the norm.

April 09 2020 1:52 PM

The range was inspired by elements of the couple’s own wedding. 

May 16 2017 12:43 PM

Each week will feature a new organization.

November 30 2016 4:32 PM

The Modern Family star plays 40 characters in just one show.

May 03 2016 4:11 PM

Also: Audra McDonald, Jessica Lange Hit Broadway Again—And Tony Predictions!

May 02 2016 10:34 AM

The Pitch Perfect and Sisters director comes home to New York for one-man show starring Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

April 20 2016 2:55 PM