Modern Family Casts Openly Transgender Child Actor
Eight year-old Jackson Millarker will play a new friend of Lily (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons)
Eight year-old transgender actor Jackson Millarker will guest star in this week’s episode of Modern Family as Lily’s (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) new friend, ABC confirms.
According to the official episode description, Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) think they overhear Lily insulting her new pal, and have to take a “quick look in the mirror” before they teach her a lesson about acceptance.
Modern Family airs Wednesday at 9 p.m. on ABC.