Matthew Broderick to guest star on 'Modern Family'

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"Modern Family" is adding a little star power to its new season.

Tony winner (and Sarah Jessica Parker's hubby) Matthew Broderick will guest star in an upcoming episode of ABC's Emmy-winning comedy. According to the network, the actor will play "a neurotic new friend" of Phil's (Ty Burrell). No word yet on the character's name, though presumably it's not Bueller.

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Broderick isn't the only member of his family to be making a TV splash. Next week, his wife begins a recurring stint on Fox's "Glee," playing a mentor to new intern Kurt (Chris Colfer).

Modern Family returns to ABC on Sept. 26.

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