– Modern Family Look-alike Video Contest and Sweepstakes

  • PROMOTION PERIOD: The Modern Family Look-alike Video Contest and Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) begins on or about 12:00 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) on December 2, 2013 and ends at 11:59 PM PT on December 15, 2013 (the “Promotion Period”).
    • The “Contest” portion of the Promotion consists of the following “Phases”:
      • A “Submission Phase” which begins at 12:00AM PT on December 2, 2013 and ends at 11:59PM PT on December 15, 2013. During the Submission Phase, eligible Contestants may upload a Video Submission.
      • A “Judging Phase” which begins at 12:00AM PT on December 16, 2013 and ends 11:59PM PT on December 30, 2013. During the Judging Phase, a panel of judges comprised of Sponsor representatives (the “Judges”) will judge each Submission to determine the winners.
    • The “Sweepstakes” portion of the Promotion will take place at the same time as the Submission Phase. Contestants may enter the Sweepstakes from 12:00AM PT on December 2, 2013 through 11:59PM PT on December 15, 2013. Eligible Contestants will be entered into the Sweepstakes by successfully completing an Entry as defined in Section 3 below.


  • ELIGIBILITY/LIMITATIONS: Entrants must be U.S. citizens or lawful permanent U.S. residents and reside in the broadcast viewing area of Albuquerque KWBQ, Atlanta WPCH, Bakersfield KBFX, Baltimore WNUV, Birmingham WTTO, Cedar Rapids KFXA, Charleston South Carolina WMMP, Charleston West Virginia WVAH, Chattanooga WDSI, Chicago WFLD, Cincinnati EKRC, Cleveland WUAB, Columbus WTTE, Dayton WRGT, Denver KDVR, Detroit WKBD, Fresno KMPH, Grand Rapids WXMI, Greensboro WCWG, Greenville WHNS, Houston KRIV, Indianapolis WXIN, Jacksonville WAWS, Kansas City KCWE/KMBC, Knoxville WBXX, Las Vegas KVCW, Lexington WDKY, Los Angeles KTTV, Milwaukee WMLW, Mobile WJTC, Nashville WZTV, New Orleans WGNO, New York WNYW, Norfolk WTVZ, Oklahoma City KOCB, Omaha KPTM, Paducah KBSI, Philadelphia WPHL, Phoenix KSAZ/KUTP, Pittsburgh WPMY, Raleigh WLFL, Sacramento KQCA, San Antonio KABB, South Bend WSJV, St. Louis KDNL, Syracuse WNYS, Tampa WMOR, Tucson KMSB, Tulsa KOKI, Wichita KAKE (the “DMA Markets”) as of the date of entry through the date of awarding of the Promotion prizes. Entrants must be 18 years or older on the date of entry. Promotion is void in Puerto Rico and all other U.S. and foreign territories and possessions and where otherwise prohibited by law. Employees of Twentieth Television, Inc. (“Sponsor”), MerryMedia, Inc. (“Administrator”), 20th Century Fox Television, Inc., Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Fox Television Stations, Inc., TwentyFirst Century Fox Inc., FOX Broadcasting Company or any entity that produces and/or broadcasts Modern Family (“Show”), promotional partners, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns, or any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Promotion, promotion representatives or other prize suppliers (collectively the “Promotion Entities”) and the immediate family members, and/or those living in the same household of anyone so employed, are ineligible to enter the Promotion or win a prize. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, parents, grandparents, siblings, children, and grandchildren, regardless of their place of residence.


    • To Enter the Sweepstakes: During the Sweepstakes Period, access the promotion website at (“Website”). Complete the entry form including email address, name, street address, city, state, and zip code (“Required Information”). Once completed, click on the “Submit Entry” button to submit your entry (herein referred to as “Entry”). You will then be automatically entered into the random Sweepstakes Prize drawings. Limit one (1) entry per person and/or per email address, per day. A “day” is defined as the 24 hours between 12:00AM PT and 11:59PM PT.
    • To Enter the Contest: During the Submission Phase, an eligible contestant (“Contestant”) must access the promotion website, complete the Required Information on the entry form, and submit a video entry of himself or herself, age 18 or over, looking or acting like a character from Modern Family. Contestant may enter one (1) video per day; entrants cannot submit the same video more than once. By uploading a Submission, each Contestant agrees that the Submission conforms to the Submission Guidelines and Requirements as defined below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Requirements”), and that Sponsor may remove a Contestant’s Submission and disqualify any Contestant from the Promotion if Sponsor believes, in its sole and absolute discretion, that a Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Requirements or any other element of these Official Rules. If Sponsor rejects any Submission, in its sole and absolute discretion, such Submission will not appear on the Page and will not be considered a valid Submission. Each Contestant acknowledges that other Contestants may have used ideas and/or concepts in his/her Submission that may be similar in idea or concept to what is included in another Contestant’s Submission. Each Contestant understands and agrees that he/she shall not have any claim against any other Contestant or Sponsor arising out of any such similarity or be entitled to any compensation because of any such similarity.
      • Guidelines and Requirements:
        • The Submission must be in these standard video/audio formats: .mov, .mpg, .mp4 or .wmv;
        • The Submission must be no more than 15 seconds in length, may not exceed 50MB in file size and cannot contain any music;
        • The Submission must not include anyone besides the Entrant;
        • The language used within the Submission must be English;
        • The Submission must not have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind or exhibited or displayed publicly through any means.
      • Content Restrictions:
        • The Submission must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that usage of the content constitutes copyright infringement;
        • The Submission must not disparage Sponsor, Administrator or any other person or party affiliated with the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and unfettered discretion;
        • The Submission must not contain brand names or trademarks;
        • The Submission must not be commercial in nature (entrant cannot make monetary gain from video) or make any solicitations, charitable or otherwise;
        • The Submission must not contain images, information or artwork of anyone else other than entrant;
        • The Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, mean, obscene, harassing, vulgar, violent, political, offensive, derogatory, illegal, profane, religious, threatening, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, libelous, false or misleading, or contain viruses or anything else harmful, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and unfettered discretion;
        • The Submission must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and unfettered discretion; and
        • The Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where Submission is created.


    • CONTEST GRAND PRIZE: There will be one (1) Contest National Grand Prize awarded (“Contest National Grand Prize”) to one (1) entrant (“Grand Prize Winner”) from all eligible entries consisting of a trip to Maui, Hawaii including the following: four (4) coach airfaires between the Sponsor’s selected major airport near Grand Prize Winner’s residence, and a Sponsor’s selected major airport in Maui, Hawaii, four (4) nights of hotel accommodations (two double occupancy rooms) at Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, and $1,000 in spending money to be awarded as a check made payable to Grand Prize Winner or in such other form as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.. Total approximate retail value (ARV) of grand prize is nine thousand dollars ($9,000).Travel arrangements will be made by Administrator. Grand Prize Winner and travel companions must travel together on the same itinerary, including the same departure date, destination and return date, and failure to do so will result in forfeiture of prize. Failure to secure the necessary travel documents will result in forfeiture of Grand Prize and time permitting and at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate Grand Prize Winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries.Federal, state, and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner and the Administrator will issue an IRS 1099 form to the Grand Prize Winner for the actual retail value of the Grand Prize for the year in which such prize was awarded. Grand Prize Winner will be required to fill out and sign a Grand Prize Winner Release Form (“GP Release”) that includes an affidavit of eligibility as well as publicity and liability releases.


    • CONTEST FIRST PRIZES: A total of one-hundred (100) Contest First Prizes will be awarded as follows: two (2) $500 American Express gift cards (ARV $500 per) to two (2) entrants from each participating DMA market.CONTEST SECOND PRIZES: A total of one-hundred (100) Contest Second Prizes will be awarded as follows: two (2) Digital cameras with video and memory card (ARV $129 per) to two (2) entrants from each participating DMA market.SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES: A total of one thousand (1,000) Sweepstakes Prizes will be awarded as follows: ten (10) Picture frames with show logo (ARV $25 per) and ten (10) Cotton hoodies with show logo (ARV $40 per) to twenty (20) entrants from each participating DMA market.Total ARV for all prizes is one hundred four thousand and four hundred dollars (ARV $104,400).

      Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. No cash or other substitution, assignment or transfer of any prize permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or any component thereof) with another of comparable or greater value if a prize listed or any portion thereof is unavailable for any reason.