Previously, Fillion starred in the recently cancelled ABC drama Castle. Short last appeared in the NBC variety series Maya & Marty.
In season eight, Fillion will play “Rainer Shine, a local weatherman who becomes entangled with the Dunphy family.” Meanwhile, Short will guest star as “promotional maven Merv Schechter.”
Season eight of Modern Family premieres on September 21st.
What do you think? Are you a fan of Modern Family? Are you excited about the new season?