"Modern Family" First Aired 12 Years Ago — So Here's What The Cast Looked Like Then Vs. Now

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If you can believe it, the first episode of Modern Family aired 12 years ago today.

The cast gathered together in a scene from an early episode

Christ, I'm old.

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To mark the occasion, here's what the cast looked like in the very first ep vs. now:

As Lily was recast later in the series, we won't be including Aubrey Anderson-Emmons here.

Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy:

What else you've seen him in: Muppets Most Wanted, Finding Dory.

What else you've seen him in: Muppets Most Wanted, Finding Dory.

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Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy then vs. Ariel now:

Young Ariel with dark hair and glasses as Alex

What else you've seen her in: Sofia the First, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, Law & Order: SVU.

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Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy then vs. Sarah now:

What else you've seen her in: Vampire Academy, Geek Charming, See You in Valhalla.

What else you've seen her in: Vampire Academy, Geek Charming, See You in Valhalla.

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Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy then vs. Nolan now:

A young Nolan

What else you've seen him in: Friends with Benefits, Yes, What's Up North.

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Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy then vs. Julie now:

What else you've seen her in: DuckTales, Horrible Bosses, Happy Gilmore.

What else you've seen her in: DuckTales, Horrible Bosses, Happy Gilmore.

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Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett then vs. Ed now:

What else you've seen him in: Wreck-It Ralph, Finding Dory, Married...with Children.

What else you've seen him in: Wreck-It Ralph, Finding Dory, Married...with Children.

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Sofía Vergara as Gloria then vs. Sofía now:

What else you've seen her in: Hot Pursuit, Chef, The Three Stooges.

What else you've seen her in: Hot Pursuit, Chef, The Three Stooges.

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Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado then vs. Rico now:

A young Rico

What else you've seen him in: The Muppets, Epic Movie, NCIS.

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett then, vs. Jesse now:

What else you've seen him in: Untraceable, Ugly Betty, the music video for Taylor Swift's

What else you've seen him in: Untraceable, Ugly Betty, the music video for Taylor Swift's "You Need to Calm Down."

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Eric Stonestreet as Cameron Tucker then vs. Eric now:

What else you've seen him in: Almost Famous, The Secret Life of Pets, The Loft.

What else you've seen him in: Almost Famous, The Secret Life of Pets, The Loft.

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Now, if you don't mind, I'm just going to go somewhere and figure out where the last 12 years have gone.

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