Modern Family, a show that has never been shy about breaking down barriers, is doing it again. For the first time, the series has cast an openly transgender child actor.

Eight-year-old actor Jackson Millarker will appear in Wednesday’s episode as Lily’s friend Tom. Lily, of course. is the daughter of same-sex couple Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson). In the episode titled “A Stereotypical Day”, Lily invites Tom over for a play date.
八岁的演员杰克逊将作为莉莉的朋友汤姆出现在金天播出的一集《摩登家庭》。莉莉是同性夫妇卡姆(Eric Stonestreet饰)、米歇尔(Jesse Tyler Ferguson饰)的女儿。这集命名为“特殊的一天”,这集里莉莉和汤姆有一个游戏约会。

Modern Familyairs Wednesdays at 9 PM on ABC.