Tyler Gerald Burrell is a film and television actor from the United States. Burrell is best recognized for his role as Phil Dunphy on the ABC sitcom Modern Family, for which he received eight consecutive Primetime Emmy nominations in 2011 and 2014.
Burrell has been in a number of Broadway and off-Broadway productions, including Macbeth and Burn This. He also appeared in the TV shows Out of Practice and Back to You.
He’s appeared in movies like Evolution, Black Hawk Down, Dawn of the Dead, Muppets Most Wanted, and The Incredible Hulk as Doc Samson.
What nationality is Ty Burrell?
Tyler Gerald Burrell is an American actor. Burrell is best known for his role as Phil Dunphy on the ABC sitcom Modern Family.
What ethnicity is Ty Burrell?
He is mostly of English and German descent. However, he discovered via Finding Your Roots that he is also of African descent through his four-times great-grandmother, a formerly enslaved girl from Tennessee who became a homesteader in Oregon.