Go Behind the Scenes of the 'Modern Family' Series Finale (PHOTOS)

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Sofia Vergara, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Rico Rodriguez via Instagram
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Onscreen mother and son Sofia Vergara and Rico Rodriguez take a sweet selfie on set

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Jeremy Maguire via Instagram

Jeremy Maguire documented his “last time working with Beatrice,” the dog otherwise known onscreen as Stella.

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson via Instagram

Jesse Tyler Ferguson marked the occasion by sharing this group photo from filming on the finale.

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Reid Ewing got together with costar Ed O’Neill for a fun photo.

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Sofia Vergara via Instagram

Julie Bowen, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Sofia Vergara strike a pose for an on-set selfie.

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Rico Rodriguez via Instagram

It’s a family affair in this photo featuring Rico Rodriguez, Ed O’Neill, Sofia Vergara and Jeremy Maguire.

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Nolan Gould, Ariel Winter, crew member Sharon Sacks and Rico Rodriguez convene for the finale table read.

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Rico Rodriguez via Instagram

Onscreen brothers Jeremy Maguire and Rico Rodriguez gather around the table.

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It's the beginning of the end as Modern Family nears its series finale episode. The ABC comedy, which premiered in 2009, will conclude this April after 11 seasons on air and it's an emotional time for the cast and fans alike.

Over the past few days, the cast has been sharing sweet tributes and throwback images, but the finale is upon them as the final table read took place days ago. Back on set for the last hurrah, the stars have been offering a glimpse at the final episode with behind-the-scenes photos.

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Star Rico Rodriguez, who has played Manny since he was 11 years old, shared a touching video in preparation for the final few days of filming. "Tears in our eyes, and hearts so grateful. Last week, we read the last episode of #ModernFamily and it was such a surreal moment. Today, we start production on the final episode."

 

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Tears in our eyes, and hearts so grateful. Last week, we read the last episode of #ModernFamily and it was such a surreal moment. Today, we start production on the final episode.

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Catch a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the finale in the gallery above, and don't miss the show's final episodes in the coming weeks on ABC.

Modern Family, Final Season, Wednesdays, 9/8c, ABC