A Modern Family pregnancy: a death was not enough for the creators of the show, they wanted to shake up their audience even further

Find out whose family is growing

by Asfa Shakeel

A Modern Family pregnancy was set in motion during last nights episode when one of the leading cast members unexpectedly found out that she is pregnant.

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A Modern Family pregnancy has happened again for a main cast member in this major season. (Image source: Instagram/Modern Family)

Haley Dunphy, played by Sarah Hyland, found out that she is going to be starting a family of her own on last nights episode.

After her brother Luke, played by Nolan Gould, did her psychiatric analysis and told her that she was like Peter Pan and did not want to grow up, Haley freaked out.

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Haley took Dylan to play with bumper cars in an attempt to prove that she is a grown up. (Image source: Instagram/ Sarah Hyland)

She took boyfriend Dylan, played by Reid Ewing, along to a bumper cars rink where she was intent on proving her maturity and how much she has grown up.

While there, she accidentally got a lipstick shoved all the way up her nose and had to rush to the emergency room, where tests concluded on her determined that she was, in fact, pregnant.

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She accidentally got lipstick shoved up her nose and had to go to the emergency room. (Image source: Instagram/ Sarah Hyland)

Fans had an endless amount of opinions on the twist, and took to social media to say so .Some were disappointed with Haley’s backward character development, and others were angry that if Dylan was the father, he would be stuck in the show forever and fan favorite Andy would never come back.

Read some of the thoughts fans of the show have expressed on social media here:

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In the episode, Mitch, played by Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Cam, Eric Stonestreet, adopted a chicken which took Cam back to the farm. Mitch spent the episode pretending he did not care about the chicken.

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Cam and Mitch adopted a chicken during last nights episode, which Mitch was not the biggest fan of. (Image source: Instagram/Modern Family)

Jay, played by Ed O’Neill, and Gloria, played by Sofia Vergara, tried to get son Joe, played by Jeremy Maguire, to eat vegetables while he tricked them.

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Jay and Gloria attempted to get their son to eat vegetables as he tricked them back. (Image source: Instagram/Modern Family)

Alex, played by Ariel Winter, got her family to appear for a family interview for her government job, and Phil and Claire messed it up in a way that only they could.

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Alex’s parents Phil and Claire ruined a family interview for her, as was to be expected. (Image source: Instagram/Modern Family)

The father of Haley’s child has not yet been revealed.



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