• Season 5 Episode 12
  • Under Pressure

  • Airdate:01.15.2014.

The high school open house puts the parents in a bit of a time warp when Claire finds herself stressed out by all the pressure, Gloria encounters a "mean girl" mom (guest star Jane Krakowski) and Jay teaches Phil how to play a little hookie. Elsewhere, Mitchell gets defensive when he encounters his judgemental, environmentalist neighbor (guest star Jesse Eisenberg) and Alex goes to see a therapist (guest star John Benjamin Hickey).

series regulars:

    · Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy
    · Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily
    · Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett
    · Eric Stonestreet as Cameron
    · Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett
    · Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy
    · Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy
    · Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado
    · Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy
    · Sofia Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
    · Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy

guest cast:

    Jesse Eisenberg as Asher, Jane Krakowski as Dr. Donna Duncan, James Gleason as Mr. Ingram, Andrew Daly as Principal Brown, John Benjamin Hickey as Dr. Clark, Grace Rowe as Mrs. Bay, Anjali Bhimani as Nina Patel, Nike Doukas as Mrs. Nuttle, Baldeep Singh as Dad, Chelsea Summer as Piper and Brooke Star as Zoe.

written by:

Elaine Ko

directed by:

James Bagdonas