Production has halted on Modern Family
as the entire cast - Ty Burrell
, Julie Bowen
, Jesse Tyler Ferguson
, Eric Stonestreet
and Sofia Vergara
- have filed suit against 20th Century Fox TV demanding that their contracts be voided. This would allow them to negotiate new deals.
The cast allege their contracts violate California labor laws
which prohibit personal service contracts lasting more than 7 years. They also want freedom to ...