• Season 8 Episode 14
  • Heavy is the Head

  • Airdate:02.22.2017.


Despite their lofty hopes, Phil and Jay’s property investment might turn out to be a bust, forcing Phil to rethink his original dream. Meanwhile, Cam lands in the hospital due to a head injury and refuses to have an MRI thanks to a traumatic incident with a well when he was a child. Determined to finally impress Claire and keep her from re-gifting her birthday present, Gloria surprises her with a day of luxury at the office. However, after Claire had to implement some rather harsh budget cuts at work, a massage at her desk may not be sending the right message.

series regulars:

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

guest cast:

    Joe Mande as Ben
    Kasey Mahaffey as Dom
    Rahnuma Panthaky as Josie
    Timothy Horner as Scott
    Cat Alter as Gillian
    Tory Devon Smith Mason
    Roy Jenkins as Kenny
    Robert Baker as Pete Builder
    Jonathan Chase as Jared Cook
    Jared Gerner as Bobby
    Artie O’Daly as Joshua

written by:

Danny Zuker

directed by:

Ken Whittingham