Sofía Vergara

Biography

​Sofia Vergara is the only Hispanic actress who started her career in a U.S. Hispanic Network and successfully crossed over to the general market.

This Emmy nominated actress can currently be seen as one of the leads in ABC's six-time EMMY award winning series, "Modern Family," Wednesdays at 9PM EST. This year she also voiced the role of 'Carmen' in the 3D sequel of Warner Bros "Happy Feet 2," and participated in one of the most anticipated films of 2011 Columbia Picture's "The Smurfs."

Throughout her career, Sofia participated in TV shows such as "Hot Properties," "Entourage," "The Knights of Prosperities," and in the films "Four Brothers," "Lords of Dogtown" and Tyler Perry's box office sensations "Meet the Browns" and "Madea Goes to Jail." In the spring of 2009, Sofia took over the stage in New York City when she debuted on Broadway's "Chicago" as 'Mama Morton.'

In the Hispanic market some of her past TV credits include "Fuera de Serie" and "A Que No Te Atreves" as well as her special guest appearance on 2008's highest rated Spanish language soap opera "Fuego en la Sangre" on Univision (#1 U.S. Hispanic network). Additionally she executive produced the Spanish version of "Desperate Housewives."

On her most successful year yet, she was selected as one of this year's Faces To Watch by The New York Times and nominated for an Emmy as "Best Supporting Actress in a Musical or Comedy Series" for her role in "Modern Family." The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have also named her one of the most talented and powerful women in Hispanic entertainment.

Sofia resides in LA with her son Manolo.

​Sofia Vergara is the only Hispanic actress who started her career in a U.S. Hispanic Network and successfully crossed over to the general market.

This Emmy nominated actress can currently be seen as one of the leads in ABC's six-time EMMY award winning series, "Modern Family," Wednesdays at 9PM EST. This year she also voiced the role of 'Carmen' in the 3D sequel of Warner Bros "Happy Feet 2," and participated in one of the most anticipated films of 2011 Columbia Picture's "The Smurfs."

Throughout her career, Sofia participated in TV shows such as "Hot Properties," "Entourage," "The Knights of Prosperities," and in the films "Four Brothers," "Lords of Dogtown" and Tyler Perry's box office sensations "Meet the Browns" and "Madea Goes to Jail." In the spring of 2009, Sofia took over the stage in New York City when she debuted on Broadway's "Chicago" as 'Mama Morton.'

In the Hispanic market some of her past TV credits include "Fuera de Serie" and "A Que No Te Atreves" as well as her special guest appearance on 2008's highest rated Spanish language soap opera "Fuego en la Sangre" on Univision (#1 U.S. Hispanic network). Additionally she executive produced the Spanish version of "Desperate Housewives."

On her most successful year yet, she was selected as one of this year's Faces To Watch by The New York Times and nominated for an Emmy as "Best Supporting Actress in a Musical or Comedy Series" for her role in "Modern Family." The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have also named her one of the most talented and powerful women in Hispanic entertainment.

Sofia resides in LA with her son Manolo.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1972-07-10

Place of Birth Barranquilla, Colombia

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.sofiavergara.com/

Also Known As

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 The Latin Explosion: A New America as Herself
2015 Hot Pursuit as Daniella
2015 Wild Card as D.D.
2014 Chef as Inez
2013 Machete Kills as Desdemona
2013 Fading Gigolo as Selima
2013 Escape from Planet Earth as Gabby (Voice)
2012 The Three Stooges as Lydia
2011 New Year's Eve as Ava
2011 Happy Feet Two as Carmen (voice)
2011 The Smurfs as Odile
2011 Nuthin' But a Glee Thang as Herself
2009 The Cleveland Show(1 episode)
2009 Modern Family(174 episodes) as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
2009 Madea Goes to Jail as T.T.
2008 ¡Viva Hollywood!(1 episode)
2008 Meet the Browns as Cheryl
2007 Dirty Sexy Money(2 episodes)
2007 The Knights of Prosperity(13 episodes) as Esperanza Villalobos
2006 Pledge This! as FHM Hostess
2006 Men in Trees(1 episode)
2006 Grilled as Loridonna
2005 Hot Properties(13 episodes) as Lola Hernandez
2005 7 Days as Herself
2005 Four Brothers as Sofi
2005 Lords of Dogtown as Amelia
2004 Soul Plane as Blanca
2003 Eve(65 episodes) as April Perez
2003 Chasing Papi as Cici
2003 Punk'd(1 episode) as Herself
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(3 episodes)
2002 Big Trouble as Nina
2001 My Wife and Kids(28 episodes) as Selma
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1900 Amas de Casa Desesperadas(0 episodes) as Alicia Oviedo
1900 Burning for Revenge(0 episodes) as Leonora
1900 Acapulco Cuerpo y Alma(0 episodes) as Irasema

Production

2015 Hot Pursuit … Executive Producer

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