Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara

Date of Birth

Birthday: July 10
Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia

One of the funniest and sexiest stars of today, 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. The Emmy, Golden Globe and SAG nominated actress can currently be seen as Gloria Pritchett-Delgado in the #1 comedy in America, Modern Family. The show airs Wednesdays at 9 PM EST on ABC.

One of the funniest and sexiest stars of today, 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. The Emmy, Golden Globe and SAG nominated actress can currently be seen as Gloria Pritchett-Delgado in the #1 comedy in America, Modern Family. The show airs Wednesdays at 9 PM EST on ABC.

Vergara recently took on the role of executive producer for the upcoming ABC television show Killer Women, which follows Molly Parker, the only female Texas Ranger. She can also seen in the Robert Rodriguez film Machete Kills, a sequel to the 2012 film, Machete. She also recently filmed two other star-studded movies slated for release in 2014, Heat with Jason Statham and Stanley Tucci and Chef with Jon Favreau and Robert Downey Jr. Additionally, Vergara is slated to produce and star in the upcoming buddy comedy Don’t Mess With Texas opposite Reese Witherspoon for Universal Pictures. The film will begin production in 2014.

On the big screen Vergara got her break on Disney’s comedy Big Trouble and since then has starred in films such as The Smurfs, The Three Stooges, New Years Eve, The 24th Day, Four Brothers, Lords Of Dogtown and Tyler Perry’s box office sensations Meet The Browns and Madea Goes To Jail. She recently lent her voice to the Weinstein animated film Escape From Planet Earth and Happy Feet 2. Her past appearances on prime-time TV include Dirty Sexy Money, Entourage, Hot Properties, and The Knights of Prosperity, among many others.

On stage, Vergara earned raves reviews when she debuted in 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. The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have also named her one of the most talented and powerful women in Hispanic entertainment. 

In 2001, Vergara created Peace and Hope for the Children of Colombia, a charity foundation that has helped thousands of children in her country and has donated a pediatric cancer pavilion in her native Barranquilla. She currently dedicates her time giving back to this charity in her home of Colombia.

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Awards & Nominations

4 Nominations
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2013
  • Nominee
  • Sofia Vergara, as Gloria Pritchett
  • Modern Family
  • ABC
  • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2012
  • Nominee
  • Sofia Vergara, as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
  • Modern Family
  • ABC
  • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2011
  • Nominee
  • Sofia Vergara, as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
  • Modern Family
  • ABC
  • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2010
  • Nominee
  • Sofia Vergara, as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
  • Modern Family
  • ABC
  • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2017 Primetime Emmys.
Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara and Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.
Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.
Sofía Vergara on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.
Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.
Bruce Rosenblum and Sofía Vergara of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys.
Sofía Vergara of Modern Family presenting at the 66th Emmys.
Sofia Vergara (l) of Modern Family and Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum present an award at the 66th Emmy Awards.
Sofía Vergara (l) and Julie Bowen (r) of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys.
Sofia Vergara of Modern Family arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.
Sofia Vergara and Jimmy Kimmel hang out in the Audi Green Room at the 65th Emmy Awards.
Sofia Vergara backstage at the 65th Emmys
Jimmy Kimmel and Sofia Vergara onstage at the 65th Emmys
Jimmy Kimmel and Sofia Vergara present the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Jim Parsons, Jimmy Kimmel, and Sofia Vergara on stage at the 65th Emmys
A modern family sitting together for the 65th Emmy Awards.
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Scott Bakula, Sofia Vergara, Jim Parsons and Jane Fonda at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
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Jane Fonda, Derek Hough, Dan Bucatinsky, Christina Hendricks, Aaron Paul, Jane Lynch and Sofia Vergara
Sofia Vergara, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Mayim Bialik at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
Scott Bakula, Sofia Vergara, Jim Parsons and Jane Fonda at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
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Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Sofia Vergara and Rob Lowe backstage at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Sofia Vergara backstage during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
Sofia Vergara (L) and Rob Lowe backstage during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Melissa McCarthy (C) from (L-R) Martha Plimpton, Rob Lowe, Sofia Vergara and Laura Linney onstage
Ed O'Neill & Sofia Vergara at An Evening With Modern Family
The cast of Modern Family at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards
The cast of Modern Family at An Evening With Modern Family
Actors Sofia Vergara (L) and Jim Parsons present an award onstage at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia The
Actors Sofia Vergara (L) and Jim Parsons present an award onstage at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia
Sofía Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in Modern Family — ABC
Sofía Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in Modern Family — ABC
Sofia Vergara and Television Academy CEO John Shaffner
Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara and John Shaffner at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara, John Shaffner and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
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Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
Sofia Vergara, John Shaffner and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Rico Rodriguez and Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Rico Rodriguez and Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
Modern Family - cast of An Evening With Modern Family
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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2017 Primetime Emmys.
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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2017 Primetime Emmys. 

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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.

Invision/AP
Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara and Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
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Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara and Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys. 

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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.
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Sofia Vergara on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.

Invision/AP
Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.
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Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.
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Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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Sofía Vergara on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.
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Sofía Vergara on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.
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Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.  

Invision/AP
Bruce Rosenblum and Sofía Vergara of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys.
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Bruce Rosenblum and Sofía Vergara of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys. 

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Sofía Vergara of Modern Family presenting at the 66th Emmys.
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Sofía Vergara of Modern Family presenting at the 66th Emmys.

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Sofia Vergara (l) of Modern Family and Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum present an award at the 66th Emmy Awards.
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Sofia Vergara (l) of Modern Family and Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum present an award at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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Sofía Vergara (l) and Julie Bowen (r) of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys.
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Sofía Vergara (l) and Julie Bowen (r) of Modern Family at the 66th Emmys.

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Sofia Vergara of Modern Family arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.
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Sofia Vergara of Modern Family arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

Invision/AP
Sofia Vergara and Jimmy Kimmel hang out in the Audi Green Room at the 65th Emmy Awards.
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Sofia Vergara backstage at the 65th Emmys
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Jimmy Kimmel and Sofia Vergara onstage at the 65th Emmys
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Jimmy Kimmel and Sofia Vergara present the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
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Jim Parsons, Jimmy Kimmel, and Sofia Vergara on stage at the 65th Emmys
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Invision/AP
A modern family sitting together for the 65th Emmy Awards.
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Scott Bakula, Sofia Vergara, Jim Parsons and Jane Fonda at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
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Jane Fonda, Derek Hough, Dan Bucatinsky, Christina Hendricks, Aaron Paul, Jane Lynch and Sofia Vergara
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Sofia Vergara, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Mayim Bialik at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
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Scott Bakula, Sofia Vergara, Jim Parsons and Jane Fonda at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
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Sofia Vergara arrives at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
Sofia Vergara and Rob Lowe backstage at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
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Sofia Vergara backstage during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
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Sofia Vergara (L) and Rob Lowe backstage during the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards
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Melissa McCarthy (C) from (L-R) Martha Plimpton, Rob Lowe, Sofia Vergara and Laura Linney onstage
Ed O'Neill & Sofia Vergara at An Evening With Modern Family
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The cast of Modern Family at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards
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The cast of Modern Family at An Evening With Modern Family
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Actors Sofia Vergara (L) and Jim Parsons present an award onstage at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia The
Actors Sofia Vergara (L) and Jim Parsons present an award onstage at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Nokia
Sofía Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in Modern Family — ABC
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Sofía Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in Modern Family — ABC
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Sofia Vergara and Television Academy CEO John Shaffner
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Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
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Sofia Vergara and John Shaffner at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara, John Shaffner and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
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Sofia Vergara at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the 2010 Nominations Ceremony
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Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
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Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara and Joel McHale at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
Sofia Vergara, John Shaffner and Joel McHale at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations Ceremony
Sofia Vergara at the Nominations Ceremony 2010
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Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Rico Rodriguez and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Rico Rodriguez and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Ed O'Neill and Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - Sofia Vergara
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Modern Family - cast of An Evening With Modern Family
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