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TY BURRELL (Henry Gardner) is an award-winning actor with a range of performances across television, contemporary film and classic theater, who continues to prove himself one of the finest and most versatile actors today.

This fall, Burrell will reprise his starring role as Phil Dunphy on the eighth season of ABC's critically acclaimed hit "Modern Family," for which he won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 2014 and 2011 and has been nominated four other times in the same category.

In 2014, Burrell won the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series and has been nominated five other times.

In 2013, Burrell won the Monte Carlo International Television Festival Award in the category of Best Comedic Actor. In 2012, he won the Critics' Choice Television Award for the Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, and Comedy Central honored Burrell with the 2012 Comedy Award in the category of Performance by An Actor - TV.

Burrell also shared the Television Critics Award with Nick Offerman for Individual Achievement in Comedy in August 2012. He has garnered other notable nominations from the Teen Choice Awards, the TCA, the People's Choice Awards, the American Comedy Awards and the Kids' Choice Awards, all for his performance on the series. "Modern Family" itself has won Best Comedy at the Emmy Awards five years in a row, as well as the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

On the big screen, Burrell most recently lent his voice to the "Finding Nemo" sequel, "Finding Dory," as a whale named Bailey, opposite Diane Keaton, Ellen DeGeneres, Ed O'Neill, Albert Brooks, Idris Elba, and Kaitlin Olson. The film opened on June 17, 2016.

In September 2015, Burrell acquired his first sale with a put pilot commitment at Fox for the single-camera comedy "Hosed," a workplace comedy about volunteer firefighters. Burrell will executive produce alongside the show's writer, Luvh Rakhe, as well as his Wedding Punch production company partners Johnny Meeks, Joel Spence and Mel Cowan.

In 2014, Burrell signed an overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV, launching Wedding Punch, where he will co-create and write comedy projects as well as develop shows from other writers.

Burrell was recently seen in Craig Johnson's indie film "The Skeleton Twins." The drama, based on a script co-written by Johnson and Mark Heyman, also starred Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig and was released in September 2014. Earlier that same year, Burrell voiced the lead role of Mr. Peabody in the 3D feature "Mr. Peabody & Sherman," a film based on the classic 1960's cartoon characters that appeared as part of the "Rocky and Bullwinkle" show. In 2014, he also starred in "Muppets Most Wanted," opposite Ricky Gervais and Tina Fey, the follow up to the 2011 film "The Muppets."

His additional film credits include "Butter," opposite Jennifer Garner; Christopher Neil's film "Goats"; Roger Michell's "Morning Glory," opposite Harrison Ford and Diane Keaton; "The Incredible Hulk," opposite Edward Norton and Liv Tyler for Louis Leterrier; "National Treasure 2," opposite Nicolas Cage; Steven Shainberg's "Fur," about the life of Diane Arbus; Nicole Holofcener's "Friends With Money," opposite Catherine Keener, Frances McDormand and Jennifer Aniston; Finn Taylor's romantic comedy "The Darwin Awards"; David Jacobson's "Down in the Valley," opposite Edward Norton and Evan Rachel Wood; the Weitz brothers' "In Good Company"; Ridley Scott's "Black Hawk Down"; "Dawn of the Dead"; and Ivan Reitman's "Evolution."

On stage, Burrell starred to incredible reviews in the world premiere of Caryl Churchill's two-hander play, "Drunk Enough to Say I Love You," at the Royal Court Theatre in London. Burrell's extensive Broadway and Off-Broadway theater credits include the highly acclaimed Signature Theater Off-Broadway production of "Burn This," opposite Edward Norton, Catherine Keener and Dallas Roberts; starring as Lord Buckingham in the Public Theater's production of "Richard III," opposite Peter Dinklage and directed by Peter DuBois; and starring opposite Debra Monk and Judy Greer in Paul Weitz's "Show People," directed by Peter Askin at Second Stage Theater.


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