Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara

Full Name: Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara Date of Birth: July 10, 1972 (age 50) Place of Birth: Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia Nationality: Colombian, American Occupation: Actress, model, television producer Years Active: 1995–present

Early Life and Career:

Sofia Vergara was born in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia. She began her career as a model at the age of 17. Vergara appeared in numerous commercials and print ads in Colombia and other Latin American countries.

In 1995, Vergara made her acting debut in the Colombian soap opera Acapulco, cuerpo y alma. She went on to star in a number of other Colombian soap operas, including La mujer perfecta (1999) and Amor en forma (2001).

Career Breakthrough:

Vergara's career breakthrough came in 2009, when she was cast as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the ABC sitcom Modern Family. The show was a huge success and ran for 11 seasons. Vergara received numerous awards and nominations for her performance as Gloria, including four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

Other Work:

In addition to her work on Modern Family, Vergara has also appeared in a number of films, including Chasing Papi (2003), Four Brothers (2005), and Machete Kills (2013). She has also hosted a number of television shows, including Saturday Night Live and America's Got Talent.

Vergara is also a successful businesswoman. She has her own clothing line, Sofia Vergara Collection, and she has also launched a line of furniture and home décor.

Personal Life:

Sofia Vergara was married to Joe Gonzalez from 1991 to 1993. They have a son together, Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara. Vergara was also engaged to Nick Loeb from 2012 to 2014.

In 2015, Vergara married actor Joe Manganiello.

Awards and Nominations:

Sofia Vergara has won numerous awards for her work in film and television, including:

  • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (2011)
  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (2012)
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series (2012)
  • Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (2013)

Vergara has also been nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for her work in the film Machete Kills.


Sofia Vergara is one of the most popular and successful actresses in the world. She is known for her beauty, her acting skills, and her business acumen. Vergara is a role model for many women and she continues to be one of the most recognizable and respected celebrities in the world.