Facts of Sofía Vergara
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||46 years old|
|Family Name :||Vergara|
|Birth Place :||Colombia|
|Birth Sign :||cancer|
|Height :||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Name||Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara|
|Nick Name||La Toti|
|Mother||Margarita Vergara Dávila de Vergara|
|Father||Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo|
|Working For||Movies, TV Shows|
|Net Worth||$ 100 million|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Weight in KG||64 kg|
|Shoe Size||8.5 (US)|
|Famous for||Model, TV Hostess and Comedian|
|Married to||Joe Manganiello (m. 2015), Joe Gonzalez (m. 1991–1993)|
|Awards||Screen Actors Guild|
|Movies||The Brits Are Coming|
|TV Show||Family Guy|
|Sisters||Sandra Vergara ,Veronica Vergara|
|Siblings||Julio Vergara ,Rafael Vergara|
Sofia Vergara is a Colombia American actress, comedian, producer, television host, model and businesswoman. Sofia has spent memorable childhood with her father Julio Enrique Vergara a cattle rancher of meat industry and her mother Margarita Vergara a homemaker. She studied dentistry at a university at Colombia but she left her two semesters away from her degree to do modeling and show business. Sofia was discovered photographer while walking on Colombia beach and after that she was quickly offer for modeling and television work. Vergara made her first appearance at age of 17 and she was co-hosting two television shows for Spanish language. She began her acting from film Chasing Papi and slowly she did many movies like Four Brothers, Meet the Browns, the Smurfs, New Year Eve and she was also top earning actress on US television. Sofia also started doing on ABC series Modern Family and she has been nominated for four golden globe award, four prime time Emmy award and seven screen actor awards. Sofia was ranked as 32 most powerful women in world in 2014.
Early Life And Education Of Sofía Vergara
Sofía Vergara was born Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara on July 10, 1972, in Barranquilla, Colombia to father Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo and mother, Margarita Vergara Dávila de Vergara. She is one of five children of her parents. She is nicknamed Toti by her siblings and cousins.
In 1998 her older brother Rafael was murdered in an attempt to kidnap him. Her adopted sister Sandra is also a TV actress in the USA.
Before moving to the United States, Vergara studied dentistry at a university in Columbia for three years but dropped out just semesters away from her graduation to pursue a career in show business and modeling. With a dream to become an actress, she moved to Miami, Florida.
Sofía Vergara's Career
Vergara got her first modeling and television project after a photographer discovered her while in a Colombian beach. She first appeared in a Pepsi ad which aired in Latin America at the age of 17. With the passion to be an actor, she enrolled at the Creative Workshops School of acting.
In the initial phase of her acting career, she co-hosted few shows including Fuera de serie and A que no te atreves after which she rose to stardom. Later, after moving to the US she played minor roles in numerous TV series including Baywatch, My Wife and Kids, Eve, Rodney, Entourage and Dirty Sexy Money among others. Subsequently, she also appeared in the big screen appearing in Big Trouble, Chasing Papi, Four Brothers and Grilled.
She further recognition after she landed a role of Gloria in an American television mocumentary family sitcom Modern Family. She shared the screen with Ed O'Neill, Julie Brown, Ty Burrell, Ariel Winter and Sarah Hyland among others. It is one of her most notable works and has earned numerous awards including four Screen Actors Guild Awards, Imagen Foundation Awards, NAACP Image Awards, and People's Choice Award.
Her fame from Modern Family earned her role in movies such as The Smurfs, Happy Feet Teo, Chef, and Hot Pursuit among others.
Sofía Vergara's Personal Life
There was a rumor that Sofia was one of the Bills Cosby's sexual victim. She shut down the rumors and fired back at the radio station. As she is a relation we can see lots of pictures of her boyfriend, they both look cute together and there is a rumor that they are going to get married soon.
Vergara married when she was 18 with her high school sweetheart Joe Gonzalez. In September of 1991, they became parents, welcomed their first child, a son, Manolo. However, their marriage didn't go the distance and divorce in 1993.
She did not date for longtime after a divorce and eventually started dating Nicholas M. Loeb. The pair on July 10, 2012, got engaged and after two years on May 23, 2014, the pair called off their engagement.
The July of the same year rumors flew about Vergara dating True Blood star Joe Manganiello and on Christmas Day of 2014, the news about their engagement came. A year after their engagement they married in Palm Beach, Florida on November 21, 2015.
Sofía Vergara's Net Worth
Vergara is one of the highest paid television actresses and as of 2018, her estimated net worth is $120 million. According to Forbes, her income in 2015 was estimated at $28.5 million and the following year she earned around $43 million per episode from Modern Family making her the highest paid TV actress earning $20 million more than Kaley Cuoco who ranked second in the list.
Besides from acting, she also adds more to her net worth through her endorsement deals with brands like Head and Shoulders, Ninja Coffee Bar and Careisma Scrubs among others.
In 2014, Vergara bought a villa in Beverly Hills for a hefty $10.6 million. The 11,400 square feet home consisted of secend bedrooms, eleven bathrooms and a master suite. The houe also included a pa, pool and rooms for the maids
Second Affair to Nick Loeb
Sofia started dating Nick Loeb in May 2010, they were broke for some months in 2012, but they did patch up later. They both were dating each other and later they engaged in July 2012, after two years of engagement they end their relationship in 2014 due to some personal problem.