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Rico Rodriguez Dreams Big for the Next Decade Well Before Turning 20

Mia Lardiere | October 16, 2016 - 11:00 am

Big plans and lots of reading in between. More »

Here Are Your Most Influential Teens of 2014

Serina Mehrian | October 13, 2014 - 10:30 pm

Lets hear it for the teens!

Time magazine has released their list of 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014 — and let’s just say these kids have accomplished more than most of us will ever have all before they’re even able to take their first legal drink. The publication’s list includes a wide spectrum of young… More »

Sofia Vergara Dishes Motherhood Secrets — On-Screen And Off

Jordan Riefe | February 13, 2013 - 6:20 pm

Key comedic elements for the fifth season of Emmy Award-winning sitcom, Modern Family: great writing, killer cast, dead babies.

“That plastic thing sticks into your skin and it’s horrible!” Sofia Vergara told reporters while promoting Escape From Planet Earth about the fake baby bump she wore under her clothes while stomping around in… More »

What’s Rico Rodriguez’s Ideal Role for Betty White? (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Jethro Nededog | February 5, 2013 - 8:00 am

As the last living “Golden Girl,” and thus a national treasure, Betty White deserves a celebration at least every month. Alas, a big NBC special each year will have to suffice.

The network has assembled dozens of stars to pay tribute to White for her 91st Birthday, including Blake Shelton, Bill Cosby, WhoopiMore »

Neil Patrick Harris, President Barack Obama and the First Family Celebrate the National Christmas Tree Lighting (PHOTOS)

Laura Franco | December 7, 2012 - 3:20 pm

With the holidays in full swing throughout the country, the First Family turned to Hollywood to help light things up at the nation’s capitol.

President Barack Obama — along with First Lady Michelle (who also celebrated her recent Grammy nod) and their daughters Malia and Sasha — brought on board a number of… More »

‘Modern Family’ Star Rico Rodriguez Reveals His Job at Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s Wedding: ‘Just to Have Fun’ (VIDEO)

Rachel Levy | December 3, 2012 - 8:15 pm

Wedding bells are certainly ringing for Modern Family’s cast — first Sofia Vergara made the big announcement of her engagement, then Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

Since news broke in September that Ferguson and his beau Justin Mikita will be tying the knot, Tinseltown has been abuzz with news about the exciting event. And though his… More »

‘Modern Family’ Star Rico Rodriguez on Sofia Vergara: ‘She Treats Me Like One of Her Kids’ (VIDEO)

Rachel Levy | September 18, 2012 - 10:30 am

Who knew that the Modern Family clan was so smitten off-camera?

“She [Vergara] treats me like one of her kids. She’s definitely like my second mother,” gushed Rico Rodriguez, 14, who plays Sofia Vergara’s son on the set of Modern Family.

Celebuzz caught up with the actor at the NCLR Alma… More »

A Slew of Stars Hit Up Variety’s 5th Annual Power of Youth Event!

Liz Calvario | October 24, 2011 - 5:07 pm

Young Hollywood came out in full force to support friends being honored at Variety’s 5th annual Power of Youth event!

Some of the young actors who were being honored for their help and work on behalf of many great organization and causes, were Chloe Moretz, Hailee Steinfeld, Darren Criss, Hayden Panettiere, Bailee Madison,… More »

Rico Rodriguez Talks Emmys, New Season of ‘Modern Family’ and Toys

| September 21, 2011 - 1:10 pm

Fresh off of its five Emmy wins, Modern Family returns for its third season tonight on ABC.

So, what exactly is in store for the Pritchett and Dunphy crew this season? And what was it like to win all those trophies? We spoke to everyone’s favorite grown-up kid, Rico Rodriguez, this week to… More »