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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 03: Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the Glamour Women of the Year Awards in Berkeley Square Gardens on June 3, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actors Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop attend Patron Tequila at 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Patron)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for EJAF)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for EJAF)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop seen at LAX airport on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop seen at LAX airport on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop seen at LAX airport on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop seen at LAX airport on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop seen at LAX airport on February 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 18: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 18: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Sarah Hyland is seen walking her dog before leaving her hotel with her boyfriend, Matt Prokop on November 26, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ignat/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the Xbox One LA Launch Party at Milk Studios on November 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the Xbox One LA Launch Party at Milk Studios on November 21, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrives at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrives at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrives at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland and Kit Harington attend HBO's official Emmy after party at The Plaza at the Pacific Design Center on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland and Kit Harington attend HBO's official Emmy after party at The Plaza at the Pacific Design Center on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actors Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actors Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actors Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend the Governors Ball during the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actors Matt Prokop (L) and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: (L-R) Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 19: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop are seen shopping on Robertson Blvd. on September 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 19: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop are seen shopping on Robertson Blvd. on September 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 26: Sarah Hyland and her boyfriend, Matt Prokop are seen heading to The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards on August 26, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ignat/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 26: Sarah Hyland and her boyfriend, Matt Prokop are seen heading to The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards on August 26, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ignat/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop are seen in SoHo on August 24, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by David Krieger/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop are seen in SoHo on August 24, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by David Krieger/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop are seen in SoHo on August 24, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by David Krieger/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland attend the 4th Annual Los Angeles Haunted Hayride VIP Premiere Night held at Griffith Park on Sunday Oct. 7, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for LAHH/AP Images)
Sarah Hyland, left, and Matt Prokop attend the FOX after party for the 71st Annual Golden Globes award show on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision for FOX Broadcasting Company/AP Images)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland attend the 4th Annual Los Angeles Haunted Hayride VIP Premiere Night held at Griffith Park on Sunday Oct. 7, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for LAHH/AP Images)
Matt Prokop, left, and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Actress Sarah Hyland, left, and Matt Prokop arrive at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Sunday Jan. 27, 2013. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Sarah Hyland, right, and Matt Prokop arrive at PacSun and DC Shoes "Golden State of Mind" event held at Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for PacSun/AP Images)
Matt Prokop, left, and Sarah Hyland attends the Fox Emmy Nominee party at Soleto on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 06: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend the Skip1.org's 'Skip And Donate' gala event held at The Lot on April 6, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/WireImage)
Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive on the red carpet at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday Jan. 29, 2012 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Sarah Hyland, right, and Matt Prokop arrive at PacSun and DC Shoes "Golden State of Mind" event held at Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision for PacSun/AP Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 23: Sarah Hyland (R) and Matt Prokop arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 64th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Daly/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
Sarah Hyland appears at Planet Hollywood to donate a purse from her movie "Geek Charming" to their memorabilia collection, in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
Sarah Hyland, left, and Matt Prokop arrive at the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday Jan. 29, 2012 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland appear at Planet Hollywood to promote their movie "Geek Charming" in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland appear at Planet Hollywood to promote their movie "Geek Charming" in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland appear at Planet Hollywood to promote their movie "Geek Charming" in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive at the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by /Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 18: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop arrive at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Scott Kirkland/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
Sarah Hyland, at left, and Matt Prokop arrives at the world premiere of "Cars 2" at El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 18, 2011. The film will be released June 24 . (AP Photo/Katy Winn)
Sarah Hyland, at left, and Matt Prokop arrives at the world premiere of "Cars 2" at El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 18, 2011. The film will be released June 24 . (AP Photo/Katy Winn)
BURBANK, CA - MAY 06: Actors Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend The 6th Annual George Lopez Celebrity Golf Classic To Benefit The Lopez Foundation at Lakeside Golf Club on May 6, 2013 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for The Lopez Foundation)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 06: (L-R) Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend the Skip1.org's 'Skip And Donate' gala event at The Lot on April 6, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/FilmMagic)
Actress Sarah Hyland, right, and boyfriend Matt Prokop attend the premiere of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2' at Avery Fisher Hall on Monday, July 11, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
Actress Sarah Hyland, right, and boyfriend Matt Prokop attend the premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" at Avery Fisher Hall on Monday, July 11, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
BURBANK, CA - MAY 06: Actors Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland and Don Cheadle attend The 6th Annual George Lopez Celebrity Golf Classic To Benefit The Lopez Foundation at Lakeside Golf Club on May 6, 2013 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for The Lopez Foundation)
From right, Sarah Hyland, and Matt Prokop watch B.o.B. perform at the Halo: Reach launch party celebrated by Xbox 360 held at Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 06: (L-R) Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend the Skip1.org's 'Skip And Donate' gala event at The Lot on April 6, 2013 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/FilmMagic)
Actors Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland attend the Fox Emmy after party in Los Angeles on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010. (AP Photo/Shea Walsh)
Jan. 6, 2013 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop attend Premiere Screening Of Tribeca Film's ''Struck By Lightning'' 6th January 2013,The Chinese 6 Theatres,Hollywood.CA.USA.(Credit Image: © TLeopold/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Sept. 21, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop Attending The Five Year Celebration Of Helping People Share And Connect Held At The Level 3 In Hollywood, California on September 21, 2010. 2010.K65967LONG(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMApress.com)
Oct. 12, 2011 - Hollywood, California, U.S. - THQÕs Saints Row: The Third exclusive premiere at SupperClub, Hollywood, CA 10/12/11 2011..SARAH HYLAND and MATT PROKOP(Credit Image: © Scott Kirkland/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Feb. 23, 2011 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop Attending The World Premiere Of ''Hall Pass'' Held At The Cinerama Dome In Hollywood, California On 2/23/11. 2011.K67677LONG(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Sept. 21, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop Attending The Five Year Celebration Of Helping People Share And Connect Held At The Level 3 In Hollywood, California on September 21, 2010. 2010.K65967LONG(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMApress.com)
Sept. 21, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop Attending The Five Year Celebration Of Helping People Share And Connect Held At The Level 3 In Hollywood, California on September 21, 2010. 2010.K65967LONG(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMApress.com)
Sept. 21, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland, Matt Prokop Attending The Five Year Celebration Of Helping People Share And Connect Held At The Level 3 In Hollywood, California on September 21, 2010. 2010.K65967LONG(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMApress.com)
June 24, 2010 - Hollywood, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop during the Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of the new movie from Summit Entertainment, The TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, held at the Nokia Theater at L.A. Live, on June 24, 2010, in Los Angeles, California. K65566MGE.(Credit Im
June 24, 2010 - Hollywood, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop during the Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of the new movie from Summit Entertainment, The TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, held at the Nokia Theater at L.A. Live, on June 24, 2010, in Los Angeles, California. K65566MGE.(Credit Im
June 24, 2010 - Hollywood, California, U.S. - Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop during the Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of the new movie from Summit Entertainment, The TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, held at the Nokia Theater at L.A. Live, on June 24, 2010, in Los Angeles, California. K65566MGE.(Credit Im
Los Angeles, California, USA. 6th April, 2013. Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland arrive at "Skip and Donate" for Skip1.org's Gala Event on 6 April 2013 at The Lot,Hollywood.CA.USA (Credit Image: © TLeopold/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News)
Los Angeles, California, USA. 6th April, 2013. Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland arrive at "Skip and Donate" for Skip1.org's Gala Event on 6 April 2013 at The Lot,Hollywood.CA.USA (Credit Image: © TLeopold/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News)
May 25, 2011 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland Attending The 2011 American Idol Finale Arrivals Held At The Nokia Theater In Los Angeles, California On 5/25/11. 2011.(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Mar 31, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, USA - Actor MATT PROKOP, Actress SARAH HYLAND at the 'Clash Of The Titans' Los Angeles Premiere held at Grauman's Chinese Theater, Hollywood. (Credit Image: © Paul Fenton/ZUMA Press)
May 25, 2011 - Los Angeles, California, U.S. - Matt Prokop, Sarah Hyland Attending The 2011 American Idol Finale Arrivals Held At The Nokia Theater In Los Angeles, California On 5/25/11. 2011.(Credit Image: © D. Long/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Oct 01, 2010 - Los Angeles, California, USA - Actor MATT PROKOP, Actress SARAH HYLAND at the 8th Annual Teen Vogue Young Hollywood Party held at Paramount Studios, Hollywood. (Credit Image: © Jeff Frank/ZUMApress.com)
THE VIEW - (10.19.11) Sarah Hyland ('Modern Family') and real-life boyfriend, Matt Prokop ('Geek Charming') appeared today on 'The View.' 'The View' airs Monday-Friday (11:00 am-12:00 noon, ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Donna Svennevik/ABC via Getty Images)SARAH HYLAND, MATT PROKOP
THE VIEW - (10.19.11) Sarah Hyland ('Modern Family') and real-life boyfriend, Matt Prokop ('Geek Charming') appeared today on 'The View.' 'The View' airs Monday-Friday (11:00 am-12:00 noon, ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Donna Svennevik/ABC via Getty Images)SARAH HYLAND, MATT PROKOP, SHERRI SHEPHERD, ELISABETH HASSELBECK
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland promote Disney's 'Geek Chaming' as they visit Planet Hollywood Times Square on October 19, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop promote Disney's 'Geek Chaming' as they visit Planet Hollywood Times Square on October 19, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Actors Matt Prokop (L) and Sarah Hyland (R) arrive at THQ's 'Saints Row: The Third' sneak peek premiere event and concert at SupperClub Los Angeles on October 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop (R) arrive at THQ's 'Saints Row: The Third' sneak peek premiere event and concert at SupperClub Los Angeles on October 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Actors Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop (R) arrive at THQ's 'Saints Row: The Third' sneak peek premiere event and concert at SupperClub Los Angeles on October 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/WireImage)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 12: Actress Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop attend Puma presents Riddim + Run benefiting Souls 4 Souls held at Siren Studios on October 12, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Getty Images for Puma)
Actress Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop attend the Access Hollywood 'Stuff You Must...' Lounge produced by On 3 Productions at the Sofitel Hotel on January 15, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
BUENA PARK, CA - OCTOBER 13: ***EXCLUSIVE*** Actor BooBoo Stewart (made up as a monster), actress Sarah Hyland, and actor Matt Prokop attend Knott's Scary Farm Halloween Haunt at Knott's Berry Farm on October 13, 2010 in Buena Park, California. (Photo by Barry King/WireImage)
Actor Matt Prokop and actress Sarah Hyland attend Knott's Scary Farm Halloween Haunt at Knott's Berry Farm on October 13, 2010 in Buena Park, California.
HOLLYWOOD - SEPTEMBER 21: Sarah Hyland and Matt Prokop play Twister at the five year anniversay of Meebo at Level 3 club in Hollywood & Highland Center on September 21, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Brian To/FilmMagic)
SANTA MONICA, CA - JUNE 20: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland pose backstage at PacSun's Summer Solstice Beach Ballyhoo on June 20, 2010 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/WireImage)
SANTA MONICA, CA - JUNE 20: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland pose backstage at PacSun's Summer Solstice Beach Ballyhoo on June 20, 2010 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/WireImage)
SANTA MONICA, CA - JUNE 20: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland pose backstage at PacSun's Summer Solstice Beach Ballyhoo on June 20, 2010 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/WireImage)
Sarah Hyland (L) and Matt Prokop arrive at 'World Of Color' night time water spectacular held at Disneyland's California Adventure on June 10, 2010 in Anaheim, California.
(EXCLUSIVE, Premium Rates Apply) Actress Sarah Hyland and actor Matt Prokop play 'DJ Hero' during the 21st birthday bash of actor Brandon Mychal Smith presented by Vivitar and DJ Hero on June 5, 2010 onboard the Endless Dreams Yacht in Los Angeles, California.
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 31: Matt Prokop and Sarah Hyland arrive at the Los Angeles Premiere of 'Clash Of The Titans' held at the Grauman's Chinese Theater on March 31, 2010 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 31: Actor Matt Prokop and Actress Sarah Hyland arrive to the premiere 'Clash Of The Titans' held at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on March 31, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
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'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland filed a restraining order against her ex-boyfriend of five years, Matt Prokop, on Sept. 19, claiming that he allegedly verbally and physically abused her throughout their relationship.

Sarah Hyland, 23, has accused ex Matt Prokop, 24, of "pushing" and "choking" her to the point where she was "in fear for her life," according to a shocking new report. Julie Bowen, 44, who plays Sarah's mom on Modern Family, reportedly witnessed some of the alleged abuse.

Sarah Hyland Gets Restraining Order Against Ex

Sarah Hyland's Restraining Order Against Ex: She Says He Choked Her

Sarah alleged in court docs obtained by TMZ that Matt verbally and physically abused her during the last four years of their relationship.

In the docs, Sarah claimed that Matt held her up against a car during an argument about her outfit in May 2014, allegedly choking her and calling her: "c**t, c**t, c**t."

"His grip was so tight that I could not breathe or speak. I was scared and in fear for my life," Sarah said in the docs. She added that she suffered voice injuries and had a "very sore throat following this event," according to TMZ.

Sarah also revealed in the docs that she asked Julie Bowen and others to come to her house and help "peacefully end the relationship" with Matt. But when Matt arrived and realized what was happening, he "ran outside into the backyard and began screaming" and threw a lighter at Sarah, TMZ reports.

Julie told Sarah to leave the home at this point because she believed that Matt was a danger to her TV daughter. Sarah also claimed in the docs that Matt threatened to set fire to one of her homes and harm her dog.

After Sarah broke things off with Matt in August, he "relentlessly bombarded me with vile, threatening and emotionally disturbing texts and voice mails including his own suicide threats," she claimed in the docs. Sarah also revealed that Matt had checked into rehab in August, and when he got out on Sept. 21, the director of the facility called her and advised her to get a restraining order against him "due to his mental state and attitude against her," according to TMZ.

Sarah clearly took that advice to heart, and an LA judge granted her a temporary restraining order against Matt, who is now required to stay at least 100 yards away from both Sarah and her dog.

HollywoodLife.com reached out to Sarah's rep, who gave us the following statement from her lawyer, Lee A. Sherman of CTSC Law:

On September 19, 2014, Ms. Hyland obtained a Domestic Violence Temporary Restraining Order against Matthew Prokop. The documents filed speak for themselves. Out of respect for the court, the process and all parties, I have advised Ms. Hyland not to comment on the matter. We request that you respect the parties' privacy during this time.

Sarah's rep confirmed her and Matt's split to HollywoodLife.com in August, saying, "I can confirm they broke up."

A source close to the actress told Us Weekly at the time, "Sarah's doing fine. It didn't work out. She's young. They decided they would be better off as friends."

Sarah and Matt lived together during their relationship, and reportedly co-parented a 4-year-old Maltipoo, Barkley Bixby.

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