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Shorty is returning to Modern Family and this time he's bringing a hot lady friend.

Jennifer Tilly will guest-star on an upcoming episode of the ABC sitcom as the girlfriend of Shorty (Chazz Palminteri), TVLine reports. Palminteri originally appeared on Modern Family in Season 1, playing a friend of Jay's that Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) incorrectly thought was gay.

Tilly, 53, is best known for her roles in Liar, Liar and Bride of Chucky. She most recently guest-starred on Drop Dead Diva in July.