Matt LeBlanc hit starring in komedieserie Modern Family af

Matt LeBlanc hit starring in komedieserie Modern Family af

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Actor Matt LeBlanc has one of the leading roles in the popular comedyserie Modern Family was repulsed. The former Friends actor was the producers of the show in the role of Phil Dunphy offered.

He thanked, however, for the honour, as he said in an interview with the American newspaper USA Today.

“I remember the script read this and thought: this is a really good story but I’m not the right person for this role,” says LeBlanc, who shortly after the cessation of his own sitcom, Joey was approached by the producers of Modern Family.

“I had the project an injustice as I had done. I know what I can and what is not”, reflects the 50-year-old actor. The role of the clumsy real estate agent Phil Dunphy eventually went to the 49-year-old actor Ty Burrell.


Moreover, LeBlanc was a member of the cast, on request, advice. Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Mitchell Pritchett is playing in the show, called LeBlanc for tips to salary negotiation.

The former cast of Friends negotiated as a single block on their gage. “I said that you are all standing strong, even threatening you all the steps”, and will let LeBlanc. The cast of Modern Family gets an estimated fee of $ 250,000 per episode.

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