Q: This Kansas City, Kan., native graduated from Piper High School and Kansas State University. Today, he's an Emmy Award-winning actor who co-stars on the ABC comedy Modern Family. What's his name?
A: Eric Stonestreet
Eric Stonestreet is an Emmy Award-winning actor, best known for his starring role as Cameron Tucker on the ABC comedy Modern Family. He was born in Kansas City, Kan., in 1971.
Stonestreet is a graduate of Piper High School and KSU. While he plays an openly-gay character on Modern Family, he is heterosexual and often proclaims that he is "openly straight."