- Full Name: Sofia Margarita Vergara
- Net Worth: $75 Million
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Television Host and Producer
- Marital Status: Divorced
- Ethnicity: Colombian-American
Sofia Vergara Net Worth – Living In Fame As TV Personality
Sofia Vergara brought up by Julio Vergara Enrique Robayo and Margarita Vergara Davila De Vergara in Barranquilla, Columbia. Her mother was a home maker and her father a farmer of cattle. Sofia had five siblings and several cousins. She was nicknamed Toti by her family. She was born to be a devout Catholic and attended a bilingual private school which taught both English and Spanish. Sofia’s religious beliefs sometimes came in way of her acting career. Initially she was reluctant to take up acting assignments however only after her catholic teacher’s permission did she undertook acting.
In the year 2013 alone, her net worth rose to as good as $ 30 million. She makes an approximate of $65,000 per episode of the show Modern Family.
Career & Endorsements By Sofia Vergara
Sofia Vergara’s modelling and acting career took off after a photographer spotted her on a beach in her hometown. She left her pre-dentistry course just two semesters before graduation and began acting. Sofia was a hit in the Latin America as she was hosting two shows on the Univision Network. Eventually she moved to Miami with her family during the unrest in Columbia after her brother was murdered.
Some of her initial work was with Broadway and her first notable acting was in movie Chasing Papi. Sofia got famous for playing the sexy Gloria Delgado Pritchett in the American Show Modern Family. This role has bagged her many nominations for the Gloden Globe Awards, Emmy Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Her success on television has bagged her roles in movies like New Year’s Eve, The Smurfs, Happy Feet Two, The Three Stooges, Machete Kills, Chef, Wild card and Hot Pursuit.
Sofia Vergara has been listed as the highest paid actress for three times in a row by the Forbes Magazine. She has been ranked as the 32nd most powerful women by Forbes in 2014. She has also been named as one of the “50 most beautiful people” by the People Magazine.
Sofia’s income comes from several avenues like acting, endorsements and production. Sofia was the new face for CoverGirl in 2011.She appeared with David Beckham in a Pepsi commercial in April 2011 followed by another advertisement in January 2012. Vergara has started a clothing line for Kmart and has also started her production company Latin World Entertainment. She has appeared in advertisements for Xfinity and State Farm.
Sofia’s Personal Life
Sofia Vergara married her high school sweetheart, Joe Gonzalez at an age of 18 years. In 1992, she had a son named Manolo out of this wedlock. A year later their son was born, they got divorced.
In the year 2000, she was treated from thyroid cancer then got her thyroid removed. She has made full recovery after undergoing the radioiodine therapy.
It was reported she got engaged with Sofia Vergara boyfriend Nick Loeb in July 2012. After two years in May 2014, Sofia announced that the engagement had been called off. Later in May 2015, Loeb and Vergara were in a legal dispute over the future of the two frozen embryos they had when together.
As per the latest buzz, Sofia is currently engaged to Joe Manganiello, American actor, director, producer and author.