Sofia Vergara has been one of the most prolific and versatile actresses in American television and coincidentally all of Hollywood for the past few years. She is one of the most well-known Hollywood celebrities due to her role in the popular American comedy series Modern Family. Vergara’s role in Modern Family has garnered her numerous awards and nominations and has made her an iconic actress.
Sofia Vergara was born to a Roman Catholic family in Colombia. She initially pursued dentistry as a major but soon focused on modelling and the show business in her early years.
Vergara started her modelling career when she was discovered by a photographer while walking in a beach. The photographer offered her many modelling and television jobs. Her first appearance was in a Pepsi commercial when she was 17. She started receiving many modelling offers after that.
Breakthrough in Hollywood & Superstar status
Vergara starred in small roles in many Hollywood films in the early 2000s including The 24th Plane(2004), Four Brothers(2005), New Year’s Eve (2011) and also appearing as herself in National Lampoon’s Pledge This!(2006). Her breakthrough role was in the hit tv show Modern Family (2009-2020) which made her a household name and garnered her critical acclaim. Vergara also starred in the critically acclaimed movie Chef (2014) and Hot Pursuit aong side Reese Witherspoon (2015). Vergara became the highest-paid actress in American television from 2013 to 2020 due to her role in Modern Family and solidified her status as an iconic celebrity.
Vergara regularly updates her Instagram and connects with her followers by sharing daily updates about her personal life. She is currently working as a judge in the reality show America’s Got Talent. Stay tuned for more updates about this extraordinary actress!