steve zahn modern family season 6 Steve Zahn heads to 'Modern Family' Season 6: Find out who he'll playThe Dunphys are getting some new neighbors. Entertainment Weekly reports actor Steve Zahn (“Mind Games”, “Dallas Buyers Club”) is headed to “Modern Family” for Season 6 in a key role.

Zahn will reportedly play Ronnie, the husband of an annoying family that moves in next door.

The new casting news comes just before the hit ABC series goes on to possibly make Emmy history. If the show wins best comedy series, it will tie Kelsey Grammer’s NBC show “Frasier” as the all-time most-winning series in that category with five awards each. 

“Modern Family” returns to ABC Sept. 24.