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Wife: Claire (Julie Bowen)
Children: Haley (Sarah Hyland), Alex (Ariel Winter), and Luke (Nolan Gould)
Father: Frank (Fred Willard)
Father-in-law: Jay (Ed O'Neill)
There's no doubt that this realtor's heart is in the right place. Phil Dunphy wants to be a super-cool dad, but he can't shake his adorably awkward goofiness. Loving hubby to wife Claire and father to Haley, Alex and Luke, Phil's "peerenting" philosophy is to act like a parent but talk like a peer. Bumblling Phil also has an irrational fear of clowns and the hots for his father-in-law's beautiful, young wife. But never fear: This dad is loyal to the end.