Sofía Vergara

Sofia Vergara.

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara
(Born July 10, 1972) is a Colombian actress, comedienne, television hostess, and model. She portrayed Madame Desdemona in Machete Kills.

Biography Edit

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara was born and raised in Barranquilla, Colombia. Her mother, Margarita Vergara Dávila de Vergara, is a housewife. Her father, Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo, provides cattle to the meat industry. She has five siblings. She was educated at a private bilingual Spanish/English school. She then went on to study pre-dentistry. However, Sofía was discovered by a photographer, whilst at the beach, and this led to various jobs in modeling and television. At age 23, she was a runway model. From 1995 to 1998, she co-hosted a travel show, Fuera de serie (1995), which gave her exposure in the United States. Her first film role was Big Trouble (2002). Her breakthrough role was as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the American television series Modern Family (2009). In 2010-2013, she received 4 Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for this role. Sofía resides in Los Angeles, California with her son, Manolo.

Selected Filmography Edit

  • Modern Family (2009)
  • The Smurfs (2011)
  • Chef (2014)

Trivia Edit

  • Ranked #56 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" (2002).
  • Ranked #23 on Maxim magazine's Hot 100 Women of 2002 list.
  • Ranked #30 in Ask men's top 99 "most desirable" women of 2002.
  • Ranked #38 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" (2003).
  • Ranked #98 in the 2001 FHM-USA list of "100 Sexiest Women in the World".
  • Ranked #66 in the 2002 FHM-USA list of "100 Sexiest Women in the World".

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