VIDEO: Ed O’Neill Makes His Triumphant Return to the Airwaves With “Modern Family”

Yes, the rumors you have heard are true: Ed O’Neill—the man who brought Al Bundy to glorious life on Married With Children—is coming back to television.

O’Neill is one of the stars of the upcoming sitcom Modern Family, which debuts on September 23 on ABC. Check out the above clip, in which O’Neill’s character, Jay Pritchett, schools his new bride’s son, Manny (masterfully portrayed by Rico Rodriguez), in the disappointment that young love brings. 

And let us know in the comments section: Just how do you plan to celebrate Ed O’Neill’s return to TV?