Sarah Hyland
Sarah Hyland

Host Biography

Sarah Hyland, best known for her starring role as Haley Dunphey on Golden Globe® and five-time, consecutive Emmy® Award-winning hit ABC comedy series, Modern Family, is a true triple threat. A Native New Yorker, Hyland has been working in film and television since she was 4 years old. She made her debut in Howard Stern's Private Parts; and at the age of 8, landed the role of Molly in ABC's Annie. Other credits include The Audrey Hepburn Story, Falcone, Geek Charming, Struck by Lightning, Scary Movie 5, Bonnie and Clyde: Dead and Alive, XOXO and Dirty Dancing. Additional guest appearances include Touched by an Angel, Law & Order, Law & Order: SVU and Lipstick Jungle.

In 2006, Hyland created the role of Jackie Bouvier in Grey Gardens at Playwrights Horizons, in which she made her Broadway debut.

This summer, Hyland completed filming The Wedding Year, directed by Legally Blonde director Robert Luketic. She stars opposite Anna Camp and Tyler James Williams.

In 2016, Hyland was named the creative director of Candie's. She currently serves as the Youth Ambassador for The Lopez Foundation and was honored at Variety's Power of Youth in 2012 for her work with the foundation. She is also involved in Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign.