'Modern Family' thesp Sarah Hyland also in talks for laffer
Alan Yang. Laurence Mark and David Blackman are producing for Laurence Mark Prods., while Jai Stefan is also producing. In addition to being a steady contributor to Funny or Die, Cope is a screenwriter and short filmmaker who co-founded the sketch-improv comedy troupe LAWV Chillers, which has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Hyland, who got her start playing Howard Stern’s daughter in 1997’s “Private Parts,” can currently be seen as Haley Dunphy on ABC’s “Modern Family.” Thesp recently wrapped the Disney Channel pic “Geek Charming” and is currently filming the indie comedy “Struck By Lightning” with “Glee” star Chris Colfer. Cope is managed by Principato-Young. WME and RKM rep Hyland.