Cameron’s dad is in town (guest star Barry Corbin), and if it’s anything like when Cam’s mom came for a visit, we can expect to have us a whopping good Modern Family time at the Pritchett-Tucker house, can’t we? But on the sad side of things, it seems we’ll be saying our goodbyes to an old friend of Luke’s.
Read our guide for season 3 episode 20, “The Last Walt”:
CAMERON’S DAD IS VISITING FROM THE FARM, AND WHEN JAY COMES OVER, IT’S TWO MANLY MEN SQUARING OFF
- Barry Corbin (Dallas, The Closer) Guest Stars as Merle Tucker
- Claire delicately helps Luke cope with the fact that his friend and their old neighbor, Walt, has passed.
- Phil takes Alex for some father-daughter bonding time, and Haley throws an unauthorized party.
- Meanwhile, Jay and Gloria go over to Mitch and Cam’s to have dinner with Cam’s father, Merle, who is in town visiting — and awkwardness and tension seem to be the rule of the night.
- Guest cast includes Barry Corbin as Merle Tucker, Rachael Marie as Gabby, Chip Sickler as Patron, Julian Works as Sam, Mandy McMillian as Francine, Stacey Travis as Kim and Malcolm Foster Smith as Isaac.