Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara is a Colombian actress. She is best known for playing Gloria Delgado-Pritchett on Modern Family.

Vergara has appeared on Forbes' Highest-Paid Actresses list, most recently topping the list in 2020. She has also served as a spokesperson for brands including Head & Shoulders, Pepsi and Covergirl. Vergara has been a host on America's Got Talent since 2020.

She received four Golden Globe nominations and four Emmy nominations for her role on Modern Family, which aired on ABC from 2009 to 2020.

Vergara has been married to actor Joe Manganiello since November 2015. Vergara shares son Manolo with ex-husband Joe Gonzalez, to whom she was married from 1991 to 1993.
Sofia Vergara
Full Name
Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara
Barranquilla, Colombia


How old is Sofia Vergara’s son?

Sofia Vergara's son, Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara, is 30 years old. Having raised him as a single mom, she told PEOPLE in 2016: "Every time people compliment me about my son, Manolo, it is very rewarding."

How did Sofia Vergara become famous?

Sofia Vergara was discovered when she was 17. "I was at the beach with my parents and some scout asked to take a Polaroid of me," she told E! in 2013. Later that year, she scored her first Pepsi commercial and was well on her way to 'Modern Family' stardom.

Where did Sofia Vergara go to college?

Sofia Vergara studied dentistry at college in Colombia. "I had to do two more semesters [of school]," she told PEOPLE in 2009, adding that she quit dental school to become a TV host.

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