Sarah Hyland Wants Her 'Modern Family' Character To Be Bisexual

Curtis M. Wong
"Modern Family" star Sarah Hyland wants to explore her character's sexuality in future episodes. 

Queer fans of “Modern Family” could soon have yet another reason to love the inclusive, Emmy-winning ABC series. 

On Wednesday, actress Sarah Hyland appeared to confirm audience theories on Twitter, telling fans that her character, Haley Dunphy, identifies as bisexual. When one user asked for her opinion on whether or not Haley was bi, Hyland responded: 

Hyland’s tweet had drawn over 914 likes and 173 retweets as of Friday afternoon. “Modern Family” fans, many of whom said they identify as bisexual, applauded the statement on Twitter.