'Modern Family's' Ed O'Neil slams 'Glee's' Jane Lynch's Emmy Award
By: Amy Andrews | Published Wednesday, December 8, 2010, 5:45 AM | Updated Friday, September 9, 2011, 9:57 PM
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Star of “Modern Family
”, Ed O'Neil has had some harsh words for Jane Lynch
, the Emmy award
winning star of "Glee"
In a recent interview with TV Guide
, the actor said he didn't think Lynch deserved her Emmy Award.
"I love Jane, honestly I do," O'Neill explained
"But I don't think she should have gotten the Emmy for that part."
Lynch, 50 was given her award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Sue Sylvester
in the musical comedy drama, "Glee".
O'Neill described Sue Sylvester as “just a one-note character” in his interview and claimed that the Emmy should have done to Sofia Vergara, his onscreen wife in “Modern Family” instead.
“Sofia is just so, so funny," he said.
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