Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita
Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita
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Stage and screen favorite Jesse Tyler Ferguson and longtime boyfriend, lawyer Justin Mikita have announced their engagement in a YouTube video to promote their new foundation Tie the Knot.

The pair have teamed up with Tie Bar to create a line of art-inspired bow ties, with the proceeds being donated to various gay and lesbian rights organizations.

Ferguson currently stars on the ABC comedy Modern Family, for which he has received three Emmy Award nominations. His stage credits include The Producers, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, On the Town, and The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told.

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