ABC's Modern Family has quickly become one of the biggest shows on television. The show has nabbed Emmy's for outstanding comedy serious the last three years. One star is winning viewers hearts, and she's only five years old.
"People that do not know me they say are you Lily on Modern Family, and they want to take pictures." Aubrey Anderson-Emmons landed the part on the hit tv series with out any acting experience but she's proven to be a natural. "Aubrey's never been an actress, and as it turns out I knew some people who knew some people and it kind of worked out," says her father Kent. Aubrey and her father Kent Emmons are originally from the Tri-State and have returned home for the holidays. "For Christmas we go out here," says Aubrey. The two met me today at a favorite Evansville restaurant they've always loved. "It's different from here. It's not like being outside."
Though it may be colder in Indiana than in California, either way Aubrey and her Father are glad to be home for Christmas. "Yeah, it's just fun being back here because we are from here," says Emmons. Its a show the young star is happy to be a part of and her father too. "They tell me not to date. They are really funny," says Aubrey. "Those guys are so good. The writers, the producers, and the directors are all great. All the episodes, I love them. They are all so much fun." Aubrey says she will return as her character Lily next season on Modern Family.