"Man Shouldn't Lie"
Season 7
Episode 19
Total Episode Count 163
Written By Andy Gordon
Directed By Gail Mancuso
Production Code 7ARG19
Air Date April 13, 2016
Episode Guide
"The Party"

"Man Shouldn't Lie" is the nineteenth episode from Season 7 of Modern Family, it aired on April 13, 2016.

Plot Summary

Claire brings home a stray dog and gets the kids to help her hide it from Phil while she tries to find its owner. Unfortunately, her evasive behavior only makes Phil try even harder to shower her with more attention. Elsewhere, Gloria invites a new couple over even after Jay has made it clear he doesn’t want to make any new friends, but when the husband turns out to be a real guy’s guy, Jay might be eating crow. And Cameron rents out their upstairs apartment to a Christian rock band.

Episode Description

Main Cast

(The characters striked out do not appear in this episode)

  • Jay Pritchett
  • Gloria Pritchett
  • Manny Delgado
  • Joe Pritchett
  • Claire Dunphy
  • Phil Dunphy
  • Haley Dunphy
  • Alex Dunphy
  • Luke Dunphy
  • Mitchell Pritchett
  • Cameron Tucker
  • Lily Tucker-Pritchett

Guest Starring

  • Adam Arkin as Reece
  • Andy Fischer-Price as Coop
  • Grant Jordan as Dex
  • Charlie Nicholls as Tyler
  • Riley Bodenstab as Leon
  • Challen Cates as Dana



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