'Modern Family' wins Wednesday September 27, 2012 | 1:38 pm Leave a comment 14.2 million: Number of people who tuned in to watch the premiere of "Modern Family." The three-time Emmy award winning comedy start its fourth season on Wednesday, but was down about 8 percent from the previous season premiere. Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.