Air-time legends: the longest-running TV series ever
'Modern Family' will end an impressive run with its 11th season
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The word is out: it has just been announced that 'Modern Family' is set to go out with a bang after its 11th season. The show looked like it would be over with the 10th season, however the renewal kept the Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan around.
However, it's certainly not the only series out there that has been on the air for an impressively long time.
Click through this gallery to see the world's longest-running TV shows.
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