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UPI Almanac for Monday, March 3, 2014.
By United Press International
Sarah Hyland allegedly groped by male fan in Sydney

Sarah Hyland allegedly groped by male fan in Sydney

SYDNEY, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- A 29-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly grabbing the breast of U.S. actress Sarah Hyland during a photo opportunity in Sydney.
Laura Dern, Robert Downey Jr. to be Globes presenters

Laura Dern, Robert Downey Jr. to be Globes presenters

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Kevin Bacon, Julie Bowen, Robert Downey Jr., Mila Kunis and Uma Thurman are to serve as Golden Globe Awards presenters in Los Angeles Sunday.
'Hollywood Game Night' to return to NBC Jan. 28

'Hollywood Game Night' to return to NBC Jan. 28

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Julie Bowen, Valerie Bertinelli, Lester Holt, Jason Alexander and Martin Short will be among the stars competing on "Hollywood Game Night," NBC said.
'Boardwalk,' 'Breaking Bad,' 'Homeland' earn SAG Award nominations

'Boardwalk,' 'Breaking Bad,' 'Homeland' earn SAG Award nominations

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- "Boardwalk Empire," "Breaking Bad," "Downton Abbey," "Game of Thrones" and "Homeland" were nominated for Best Drama Ensemble by Hollywood's Screen Actors Guild.
'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' win top Emmy Awards

'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' win top Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- "Breaking Bad" won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series in Los Angeles Sunday night.
'Nurse Jackie' star Merritt Wever wins Best Supporting Actress Emmy

'Nurse Jackie' star Merritt Wever wins Best Supporting Actress Emmy

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- "Nurse Jackie" co-star Merritt Wever won the Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in Los Angeles Sunday night.
'Modern Family' to air nightly in syndication starting Monday

'Modern Family' to air nightly in syndication starting Monday

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- The Emmy-winning sitcom "Modern Family" is to air in U.S. syndication five nights a week starting Monday, Twentieth Century Fox Television announced.
NBC to air 'Funniest of the Funniest' special

NBC to air 'Funniest of the Funniest' special

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. network NBC says it plans to air a special featuring laugh-out-loud scenes from the greatest television shows of all time next month.
'Girls,' 'Louie,' 'Modern Family' up for Emmy Awards

'Girls,' 'Louie,' 'Modern Family' up for Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES, July 18 (UPI) -- "The Big Bang Theory," "Girls," "Louie," "Modern Family" and "30 Rock" were nominated for the Best Comedy Emmy Award in Los Angeles Thursday.

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'Jack' kills at the weekend box office ... 'Downton Abbey' adds 6 actors to cast ... Bieber gets over 'worst birthday' ... 'Modern Family' cast gets stuck on elevator ... News from United Press International.

'Modern Family' cast get stuck on elevator

KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 3 (UPI) -- Three "Modern Family" cast members were rescued from an elevator at a Kansas City, Mo., hotel after being stuck for about an hour, officials said.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, March 3, 2013.
By United Press International
David Faustino to appear on 'Modern Family'

David Faustino to appear on 'Modern Family'

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- David Faustino is to guest star on his former "Married ... with Children" co-star Ed O'Neill's new sitcom, "Modern Family," The Hollywood Reporter said.
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Actress Julie Bowen arrives at the 56th Annual ACE Eddie Awards where director Ron Howard was honored with the ACE Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award, in Beverly Hills, Califronia, February 19, 2006.(UPI Photo/Michael Tweed)
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Julie Bowen (born March 3, 1970) is an Emmy Award winning American film and television actress. Bowen first appeared in film and television in 1992 in minor and supporting roles in film and television. She then gained recognition for portraying the role of Carol Vessey on Ed. Before then gaining wider fame for her potrayal of Denise Bauer on Boston Legal. The role of Claire Dunphy on Modern Family earned her two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for "Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series" for her which she has portrayed since the shows debut in September 2009. , On September 18, 2011, Bowen won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Claire Dunphy on Modern Family.

Throughout Bowen's career she has maintained supporting roles in films including Happy Gilmore (1996), Multiplicity (1996), Venus and Mars (2001), Joe Somebody (2001), Kids in America (2005), Sex and Death 101 (2007), Crazy on the Outside (2010), Jumping the Broom (2011) and Horrible Bosses (2011).

Bowen was born Julia Bowen Luetkemeyer in Baltimore, Maryland, the middle of three daughters of Suzanne (Frey) and John Alexander Luetkemeyer, Jr., a commercial real estate developer. Her older sister, Molly Luetkemeyer, is an interior designer who has appeared on Clean Sweep, and her younger sister, Annie Luetkemeyer, is a doctor at the University of California, San Francisco in the HIV/AIDS Division. Raised in suburban Ruxton, she first attended the Calvert, Garrison Forest Schools and also attended St. George's School, Newport in Rhode Island. She matriculated at Brown University, majoring in Italian Renaissance studies. In her junior year, Bowen spent a year abroad in Florence, Italy. During college, she had roles in Guys and Dolls, Stage Door, and Lemon Sky. Before graduating, Bowen had the lead role in the independent film Five Spot Jewel. Among other places, Bowen studied acting at the Actor's Institute.

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