Sofía Margarita Vergara is an American-Colombian actress, television producer, presenter and model. She was the top-earning actress in American television in 2012, 2013, and 2016, and is among the best-paid actresses in the world as of 2019.
Among Vergara’s current projects are the final season of Modern Family and a new season of America’s Got Talent.
Vergara was discovered by a photographer while walking on a Colombian beach and was quickly presented with offers of modeling and television work. Vergara was “apprehensive about doing her first television commercial—until her Catholic schoolteachers gave her their personal permission to take the assignment.”
Vergara made her first appearance, aged 17, in a Pepsi commercial which was aired in Latin America. Sofia gave up aspirations of working in Dentistry to start her modeling career.
- Born: July 10, 1972, Barranquilla, Colombia
- Height: 5′ 7″
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- Spouse: Joe Manganiello (m. 2015), Joe Gonzalez (m. 1991–1993)
- Children: Manolo Gonzalez Vergara
- Nationality: Colombian, American
Sofia Vergara’s Various Job Roles
- Television Producer