We know a lot about Claire Dunphy on the hit show "Modern Family," but how well do you know Julie Bowen, the brilliant actress who plays her? Julie was here and gave us some interesting info about her!

  • She graduated from Brown University with a BA in Italian Renaissance Studies.
  • During her junior year, Julie spent a year abroad in Florence, Italy.
  • She moved to NYC after college, where she studied drama at the famed Actors Studio.
  • She has three sons, including twins Gus & John.
  • She played Virginia Venit in Adam Sandler's 1996 film, "Happy Gilmore."