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Originally posted 07/21/2013 08:00AM
Modern Family Emmy nominee Jesse Tyler Ferguson married longtime love Justin Mikita in downtown New York City Saturday, Ferguson's rep confirms to PEOPLE.
Ferguson, 37, who plays uptight lawyer Mitchell Pritchett on the hit ABC sitcom, and Mikita, 27, a real-life lawyer, became engaged last year when the two vacationed in Mexico, after being together nearly two years.
Playwright and screenwriter Tony Kushner officiated the ceremony, according to Ferguson's rep.
"Never been happier. XO Goodnight!" Ferguson Tweeted early Sunday morning.
Originally posted 03/02/2013 01:00PM
It was a Friday night to remember for a few members of the Modern Family cast – they spent an hour of it trapped in an elevator.
Eric Stonestreet, Julie Bowen and Jesse Tyler Ferguson were on their way to headline a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City – Stonestreet's hometown – when the elevator at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center stopped.
Originally posted 03/01/2013 11:30AM
Wedding bells will soon be ringing for Modern Family actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson and his fiancé, lawyer Justin Mikita.
The couple is getting married this summer.
"We are in the middle of wedding planning. It's a process, but it's been a lot of fun," Ferguson told PEOPLE at Wednesday's Tie the Knot spring collection celebration party in New York.
Fortunately for Ferguson, who got engaged to Mikita last July while vacationing in Mexico, the stresses of preparing for the big day have not taken a toll on him.
Originally posted 01/04/2013 03:00PM
Hold the laugh track!
Modern Family is already a TV classic – but members of its cast are looking to the past and paying homage to iconic shows in a new photo. In this exclusive shot, the ensemble from ABC's Emmy-winning hit comedy takes on the personas (in full hair and makeup) of beloved characters from 60-plus years of classic sitcoms. For fuller-sized images, click through the carousel of photos above.
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Originally posted 12/19/2012 04:30AM
December 21, 2012? Bring it on! Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Andrew Rannells and more weigh in on what they'll be doing on doomsday
Originally posted 11/16/2012 03:00PM
The Modern Family star and his fiancé launch a line of bow ties that support marriage equality
Originally posted 10/16/2012 03:35PM
Originally posted 09/25/2012 02:00PM
Jesse Tyler Ferguson is basking in the joy of being engaged to lawyer Justin Mikita.
"It's very exciting," the Modern Family actor, 36, told PEOPLE Sunday on the red carpet at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. "We're very excited about it."
Now comes the next step: the wedding. "We've been engaged since July, so we're just kind of enjoying that," Ferguson says. "We're going to start planning soon."
Originally posted 09/19/2012 01:10PM
Jesse Tyler Ferguson is heading down the aisle.
The Modern Family star is engaged to his boyfriend, lawyer Justin Mikita, the actor has revealed.
"It's true, I popped the big Q," Ferguson says in a video posted on the website for the newly created foundation Tie the Knot, which supports the fight for marriage equality.
"I said yes!" Mikita answers in the clip.
Ferguson, 36, and Mikita, 27, who have been dating for nearly two years, hope their union will eventually be considered official nationwide.
Originally posted 09/11/2012 06:00AM
All you need is love!
Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Ferguson and boyfriend Justin Mikita took in a performance of The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil at The Mirage in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Accompanied by a small group of friends, the couple attended LOVE as part of a birthday celebration for Mikita.
"They kept it low-key by ordering a few Fiji waters to sip on during the show," a source tells PEOPLE.
Afterwards, Ferguson, Mikita and their friends went backstage to meet the cast and crew.
It's all part of Mikita's "birthday week" celebration, as Ferguson Tweeted, sharing a photo of his beau with a festive birthday treat.
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