Emmys

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talks Modern Family's Emmy 'Rivalries,' Previews Season 3 Follies

As is sure to be tradition for years to come, Modern Family, as it did in 2010, is heading into Sunday night’s Emmy Awards with multiple contenders in the Supporting Comedy Actor race: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ty Burrell, Ed O’Neill and Eric Stonestreet. But while acting can at times be a competitive sport, Ferguson shrugs off talk that the gents have any side bets going as to who claims the prize. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Emmys

Emmys 2011: Sizing Up the Supporting Comedy Actor Race, Including Our Dream Nominees

There are few certainties about the 2011 Emmys derby, but rest assured this is one of them: if you’re a male performer on a sitcom not called Modern Family, you face an uphill battle elbowing your way into the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series race. Even without a nod for patriarch Ed O’Neill last year, ABC’s hit comedy accounted for half of all the category’s nominations. So the question this year isn’t whether the Family men will make another strong showing — they will — but rather who’ll snap up the remaining spots. Here’s how things look going into nomination season. REVIEW CONTENDERS & VOTE