Columbian-American actress, model, television host and entrepreneur, Sofia Margarita Vergara Vergara, better known as Sofia Vergara has a net worth of $90 million.
Born on July 10, 1972 in Barranquilla, Columbia, Vergara studied dentistry initially before dropping out to pursue her career in modeling. She moved to Miami after her older brother Rafael was murdered in 1998.
Sofia Vergara’s career as a model took no long to start after she was spotted by a photographer who put her in a Pepsi commercial when she was just 17. She moved back to her country to work as a runaway model and actress when she was 20. She first started working as a co-host with Fernando Fiore of Fuera de serie where she visited different places around the world. After having an exposure in the television world, she worked for another show named A que no te atreves and also went on to become a guest for the HBO’s series Entourage.
Sofia Vergara’s net worth as a model and actress started to rise as she was picked up for posters and swimsuit calenders during the 90s. After her contract with the Univision expired, she signed for the ABC and appeared on comedy shows like Hot Properties and The Knights of Prosperity. She is best known for her appearance on the ABC sitcom Modern Family as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, the one show that makes her the highest paid television star out-earning the likes of Kim Kardashian and Eva Longoria. She grabbed four Golden Globe nominations, Four Emmy and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards while she was also ranked as the 32nd most powerful woman in the world in 2014.
She has also made several appearances in the Colombian version of Desperate Housewives named Amas de Casa Desesperadas, while her role in Dirty Sexy Money is equally appreciated. Considered to be one of the most influential Latin women in Hollywood, Sofia Vergara’s net worth boomed with her comedy roles in several sitcoms and television shows that also got her into People’s magazine 50 most beautiful people list. She also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 7, 2015.
Apart from her career as a model and actress she has also been promoting Diet Pepsi by appearing in different commercials, in one of which she is with David Beckham. She also runs her clothing line together with Kmart while has contracts with Rooms To Go and Synthroid. She is also a businessman and the co-founder of the Latin World Entertainment which is considered to be the multi-million dollar media empire today.
Vergara’s personal life has several upheavals. She was first married to Joe Gonzalez when she was 18 and the couple divorced just after a year of their first child Manolo in 1993. She started a relationship with Nick Loed in 2012 but the couple called their wedding off after they had disputes regarding the embryos they had frozen when they were together. She then started dating Joe Manganiello, True Blood star in 2014 and the couple got engaged the same year.
Considered to be the sex symbol of highest order, Sofia Vergara is one of the most beautiful women in the Hollywood today. Sofia Vergara’s net worth is estimated to be around $90 million after she received a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.
Quick Facts About Sofia Vergara
Full Name: Sofia Margaritta Vergara Vergara
Profession: Model, Actress, television show host
Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
Weight: 123.5 lbs (56 kg)
Nationality: United States of America
Date of Birth: July 10, 1972
Place of Birth: Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Marital status: Engaged (Joe Manganiello)
Sofia Vergara Zodiac/Astrological sign: Cancer