Sofía Vergara

Age: 41
Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia

​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."

TThroughout 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.

Movie Character Year
3m2j5xhgcwistomknnkywyn9ps7 Four Brothers Sofi 2005
Amfia7jw63xskyzgajpjikwcn2k Meet the Browns Cheryl 2008
Av0p6ye2equdqb0js4dl9tm8lex Madea Goes to Jail T.T. 2009
Bmrmpgpmoyoa1nr8uuth7xctwnz The Smurfs Odile 2011
Gy8lwcobagvcdsmem8qhbf4azvk Happy Feet Two Carmen (voice) 2011
El1pkvogvwme1dpbeao1ol6y1vl New Year's Eve Ava 2011
Gqxerrsipqs5x9nam7g5wlxwpb8 The Three Stooges Lydia 2012
Glijaodfysd8qwr6xpvtzyxvgpy Escape from Planet Earth Gabby (Voice) 2013
L25bdtosycecvbqvnyjqmtfc2p Machete Kills Desdemona 2013
10usozzxx4qfgyc9ahlwj09goxx Fading Gigolo 2014
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