Sofia Vergara, born July 10, 1972, is a Colombian-American actress, television producer, presenter, and model. Vergara was the highest paid actress in American television from 2013 to 2020. Sofia saw success while co-hosting two television shows for Spanish-language television network Univision in the late 1990s. In 2009, she began playing Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in the ABC comedy series Modern Family for which she was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, four Primetime Emmy Awards, and eleven Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Vergara had roles in the films The Smurfs (2011), New Year’s Eve (2011), The Three Stooges (2012), Machete Kills (2013), Fading Gigolo (2013) Chef (2014), and Hot Pursuit (2015). She also had voice-over roles in the animated films Happy Feet Two (2011), Escape from Planet Earth (2013), and The Emoji Movie (2017). Vergara was also the highest–paid Hollywood actress in 2020. Since 2020, Vergara has been a judge on America’s Got Talent.
Vergara and True Blood star Joe Manganiello became engaged on Christmas Day 2014 after dating for six months. They married in Palm Beach, Florida, on November 21, 2015.