Throwback photos show the Colombian actress has always been stunning

By Lindsay Kimble
April 27, 2015 07:05 AM

Sofia Vergara‘s beauty knows no age – the Modern Family actress’s stunning smile has stuck since childhood.

The 42-year-old star has always loved the camera, even as a bubbly blonde tot growing up in Colombia. The actress, who was discovered on the beach at age 17, is unmistakable in throwback pictures from her pre-fame years. From adorable costumes, to cheeky poses, Vergara looked ready for stardom even in her youth.

Vergara has been busy promoting her upcoming movie Hot Pursuit, which hits theaters on May 8. The actress and her costar in the buddy cop comedy, Reese Witherspoon, have become fast friends – yucking it up on the press tour for the film.

The pair were joined by Vergara’s fiancée, Magic Mike XXL star Joe Manganiello in Las Vegas last week for CinemaCon 2015, where they packed on the PDA while promoting their respective films.